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.With the sensitive nature of the video game fanbase and the desire of getting their respective film counterparts done right, playing with little twists and turns will always be gamble, although time will tell if Kurzel gets this one right. As far as the picture goes... so far, so good, I'd say.
Marion Cotillard, Michael Kenneth Williams and Ariane Labed round out the current principal cast. Filming is set to commense on Monday with locations set in Malta, London, and Spain for a December 21, 2016 release, cutting it slightly close to the release of Gareth Edwards's Rogue One: A Star Wars Story which opens about a week earlier.