Ubisoft Motion Pictures has officially announced a new project, The Division video game will be adapted into a live-action film with Academy Award nominees Jessica Chastain and Jake Gyllenhaal attached.

“We are excited to collaborate with Jessica and Jake, two of Hollywood’s most talented actors  and perfect creative collaborators to help bring Tom Clancy’s The Division to the big screen,” said Gerard Guillemot, Chief Executive Officer, Ubisoft Motion Pictures. “Attaching Jake and Jessica is part of our development philosophy of working closely with top talent from the earliest stages to collaborate on a high quality film,” added Matt Phelps, Vice President, Ubisoft Motion Pictures.

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 02: Jessica Chastain attends the "Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology" Costume Institute Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 2, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 27:  Actor Jake Gyllenhaal attends the "Nightcrawler" New York Premiere at AMC Lincoln Square Theater on October 27, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Noam Galai/WireImage)

Ubisoft Motion Pictures and New Regency’s Assassin’s Creed,” starring Academy Award nominee Michael Fassbender, has recently completed principal photography.  Assassin’s Creed will be released by 20th Century Fox on December 21, 2016.  Other Ubisoft Motion Pictures projects currently in development includes:  Splinter Cell at New Regency with Tom Hardy attached, Ghost Recon with Warner Brothers, Watch Dogs with Sony Pictures Entertainment and New Regency, as well as Rabbids with Sony Pictures Entertainment.


Chris McCall

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