Netflix Announces Assassin's Creed Live Action Series
Netflix announced today that it will develop a live-action series based on Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed franchise. A showrunner is currently being sought.
Ubisoft’s Senior Vice President of Film and Television, Jason Altman, and Director of Television Development, Danielle Kreinik, will serve as executive producers on the series.
“For more than 10 years, millions of fans around the world have helped turn the Assassin’s Creed brand into an iconic franchise,” Altman said in a press release. “We are delighted to create an Assassin’s Creed series with Netflix and look forward to developing the next saga in the Assassin’s Creed universe.”
Netflix Original Series Vice President Peter Friedlander added: “We are excited to partner with Ubisoft and bring to life the rich, multi-level storytelling that Assassin’s Creed loves so much. From its breathtaking historical worlds and massive global appeal as a of the best-selling video game franchises of all time, we are committed to carefully creating epic and exciting entertainment based on this distinctive IP and providing a deeper immersion for fans and our members around the world to enjoy. “