Gamers have been waiting very patiently for a decent video game movie and it seems that they will get it with the Michael Fassbender live adaptation of the very popular video game, ‘Assassin’s Creed.’ We haven’t heard much from the film, but now finally get an official image.
Yahoo! has released the first image of Michael Fassbender as the new character, Callum Lynch. Also released with the image was the synopsis for the film.
Lynch discovers he is a descendant of the secret Assassins society through unlocked genetic memories that allow him to relive the adventures of his ancestor, Aguilar, in 15th Century Spain. After gaining incredible knowledge and skills he’s poised to take on the oppressive Knights Templar in the present day.
The ‘Assassin’s Creed’ will star Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, Michael Kenneth Williams, and Ariane Labed. Justin Kurzel will direct the film with Bill Collage, Adam Cooper, and Michael Lesslie as writers.
‘Assassin’s Creed’ will hit theaters December 21st, 2016.