Deadline is reporting that Zetumer used the experience gained on "Bourne 4" to smartly write a fresh spy franchise, which Universal has wisely snapped up. What is it about? Who knows, but we can only guess that with the reception of "The Bourne Legacy" still a question mark, and Matt Damon's returning to the series an even bigger guessing game at this point, it's probably nice to have something franchise ready in reserve to continue pursuing a path that has served them well thus far. And indeed, in 2012, Universal has been showing strong legs with genre fare. Both "Contraband" and "Safe House" earned #1 openings with strong numbers, showing that the studio has marketing and delivering this stuff down to a science.
As for Zetumer, his name you'll be hearing a lot more. He was first tapped to write MGM's "RoboCop" reboot and he's got a project called "Vale" over at Warner Brothers. The doors keep opening for the writer, now it's time to see one of his works on the big screen.