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The first trailer for “Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunter” has arrived and it’s definitely not your grandmother’s fairytale.

Set 15 years after that traumatic gingerbread debacle, the titular twosome (Jeremy Renner, Gemma Arterton) are playing bounty hunters out for blood instead of breadcrumbs.

Directed by Tommy Wirkola (“Dead Snow”), the brother-sister duo have taken their witch hunting to the next level, besting hags wherever they strike. (It’s kind of like “Ghostbusters,” but… Continue reading 'Hansel And Gretel: Witch Hunters' Trailer: Jeremy Renner Is Out For Blood, Not Breadcrumbs (VIDEO)

Five years after Jason Bourne’s last adventure, a new character has been (ahem) born.

“The Bourne Legacy,” the fourth film in the “Bourne” series, stars Jeremy Renner, taking over for Matt Damon’s on-the-lam Treadstone operative. Here, Renner plays Aaron Cross, another superagent who wants out of a secret government program. (For all you “Bourne” loyalists out there, the film isn’t a complete reboot of the series; it takes place in the… Continue reading 'Bourne Legacy' Premiere: Jeremy Renner, Rachel Weisz Hit The Red Carpet

June 27, 2012

Empire talked to The Bourne Legacy director/co-writer Tony Gilroy, producer Frank Marshall and star Jeremy Renner.

Renner told the magazine that his character, Aaron Cross, is “coming from a completely different background to Jason [Bourne]. He knows exactly who he is; he signed up to this…He wants to be part of a team. I can tell you he was in the military

Jeremy Renner is not taking over for Tom Cruise on the ‘Mission: Impossible’ franchise, Paramount wants you to know. The studio took issue with an Extra interview with Renner where the actor commented on the replacement rumors: “I’d be up for it, and Tom wants me to do it. I’d be happy to be a part of it.” The show reportedly left out the part where Renner added… Continue reading Paramount: Jeremy Renner is Not Taking Over 'Mission: Impossible' Franchise

Jeremy Renner: 'Bourne Legacy' Star!

Jeremy Renner has been offered the lead role in The Bourne Legacy, the next film in the popular franchise, according to THR.

The 40-year-old actor will play a role distinct from Matt Damon’s Jason Bourne, who will not appear in this film.

Jeremy’s character will be an operative who went through the same program as Bourne, leaving the option open for Matt