'Bourne' actress Rachel Weisz arrives in Manila

Posted at 01/09/12 8:20 AM

MANILA, Philippines - British actress Rachel Weisz is now in Manila for the shooting of the much-awaited Hollywood film "Bourne Legacy."

The 40-year-old actress was accompanied by 2 companions as she arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 1 at around 6:30 p.m. on Sunday. She came from Hong Kong, on board Cathay Pacific Airlines flight CX 903.

Weisz is scheduled to start shooting the "Bourne Legacy," the fourth installment of the "Bourne" film series with new lead actor Jeremy Renner. Renner arrived in Manila a few days earlier.

Weisz refused to give any statement and wore a beanie to avoid being recognized by the media at the airport.

The British actress, who is married to "James Bond" star Daniel Craig, has appeared in Hollywood films such as "About a Boy," "Lovely Bones, "The Mummy," and its sequel "The Mummy Returns." -- Report from Raoul Esperas