Pierce Brosnan tries for Liam Neeson’s career in butt-kicking ‘November Man’ trailer

(CBR) Even if he isn”t wearing tuxedos and drinking shaken-not-stirred martinis on the regular anymore, Pierce Brosnan remains firmly entrenched in the action world.

The former James Bond star is front and center in a new spy thriller called “The November Man,” based on the novel franchise of the same name written by Bill Granger. Brosnan stars as Peter Devereaux, a former CIA operative who returns to action to settle a score against a former protege. The movie also stars another Bond veteran, Olga Kurylenko, who appeared opposite Daniel Craig in “Quantum of Solace.”

Check out the “November Man” trailer above.

“The November Man” hits theaters on Aug. 27.