Today we finally get our first look at Michael Fassbender as a character named Callum Lynch in ASSASSIN’S CREED Movie. This is an original character that is not from any of the video games in the franchise.
The photo comes from 20th Century Fox and New Regency, and they also released an official description for the film:
Through a revolutionary technology that unlocks his genetic memories, Callum Lynch (Michael Fassbender) experiences the adventures of his ancestor, Aguilar, in 15th Century Spain. Callum discovers he is descended from a mysterious secret society, the Assassins, and amasses incredible knowledge and skills to take on the oppressive and powerful Templar organization in the present day.
Starring Marion Cotillard (The Dark Knight Rises), and it’s being directed by Justin Kurzel (Snowtown, Macbeth). Production is set to begin this coming Monday, and it will shoot in Malta, London, and Spain.