Jeremy Irons (Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice) and Brendan Gleeson (Braveheart) have joined the cast of Assassin’s Creed movie, Deadline reports. Gleeson will reportedly appear as the father of of Michael Fassbender’s character Callum Lynch, and Irons as the father of Marion Cotillard’s character.
Ubisoft recently revealed that the movie will feature a new story and characters but will share the same universe with the video game series. The story will revolve around Callum Lynch and his ancestor Aguilar from 15th century Spain.
Filming is set to begin soon with Justin Kurzel (Macbeth) as Director. For more on the Assassin’s Creed movie, click here.