RELEASE DATE: December 21, 2016
DIRECTOR: Justin Kurzel
WRITERS: Bill Collage, Adam Cooper, Michael Lesslie
PRODUCERS: Jean-Julien Baronnet, Patrick Crowley, Michael Fassbender, Frank Marshall, Conor McCaughan, Arnon Milchan
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Jean de Rivieres
CAST: Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard
PRODUCTION COMPANIES: Regency Entertainment, Ubisoft Motion Pictures, DMC Film
DISTRIBUTOR: 20th Century Fox
Based on the historical fiction/action adventure game series that first appeared in 2007, Assassin’s Creed has stretched across several media formats including several games sequels, books, comics and an animated short film. Available on several formats, including PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo, Windows, Android, iOS, HP webOS and Nokia Symbian, the series has sold over 73 million copies to date.
Developed by Ubisoft, the single and multiplayer title is ripe for a theatrical feature. Talks for a film started in 2011 with Sony Pictures originally announced as the distributor.