‘Treadstone,’ Drama Set in Jason Bourne Universe, Lands Series Order at USA Network
USA Network has ordered the drama “Treadstone” straight to series, Variety has learned. The series, which was originally ordered to pilot back in April, centers on the fictional CIA black ops program Operation Treadstone, which was the program that created superspy Jason Bourne. The covert program uses behavior modification protocol to turn recruits into nearly superhuman assassins. The first season follows sleeper agents across the globe as they’re mysteriously “awakened” to resume their deadly missions. The series will go into production in 2019.