Matt Damon, who portrayed Jason Bourne in the first three films, indicated earlier this year that he would not return to the franchise unless Paul Greengrass was directing. Greengrass directed the second and third films.
Jason Bourne is based on the character created by novelist Robert Ludlum. “The Bourne Legacy” grossed $276 million worldwide.
Peckham’s credits include “Sherlock Holmes” and “Invictus.” He is repped by WME and Anonymous.
News of Peckham’s attachment was first reported by Deadline.com