Sony Acquires ‘Assassin’s Creed’ Movie Rights
Sony Pictures has put a target on Ubisoft’s “Assassin’s Creed,” closing in on a deal to develop a film franchise based on the popular videogame series.
Studio is in final negotiations to adapt and distribute the bigscreen version of the historical actioner, landing the film rights in a bidding war after Ubisoft started shopping the property around Hollywood over the last several months. Studios, including Universal, also were vying for the project.
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