Michael Fassbender to Star in the Leading Role in Assassin’s Creed Movie

According to a report by Variety, Michael Fassbender will co-produce and star in the leading role of the movie adaptation of the iconic game franchise Assassins Creed.

Fassbender was the first choice for the role of the hooded assassin, according to Jean-Julien Baronnet, head of Ubisoft Motion Pictures because of him being a smart, talented, committed and versatile actor.

Assassins Creed III, the fifth title of the game franchise releases at the end of October for PS3, PC and Xbox 360.