Ben Smith Bourne spinoff Treadstone wakes the sleeper agents in first action-packed teaser

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It’s hard to believe it’s been 17 years since Matt Damon and director Doug Liman first brought Robert Ludlum’s fictional world of covert ops to life on the big screen with 2002’sThe Bourne Identity. Now the franchise is getting reborn (pun intended) with a TV spinoff, and USA Network has finally unveiled the first teaser forTreadstone, introducing the show’s ensemble cast with plenty of the same fast-paced action we’ve come to expect from the movies. 

The teaser may be light on setup, trading plot points in exchange for body blows and roundhouse kicks, but it gives us our best look yet at the show’s expanded cast, and affirms the first season will follow the Operation Treadstone stars as they first awaken to their pawn-like role in the CIA’s super-secret behavior modification program for sleeper agents.

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