Movie News: Tom Hardy Joins SPLINTER CELL

Written by Kristen Platt Thursday, 15 November 2012

Movie News

The movie adaptation of the Ubisoft game SPLINTER CELL has nabbed Tom Hardy to play its hero.

Hardy will take the role of Sam Fisher, a highly trained operative in a black-ops outfit that specialises in taking down terrorists. Having manfully struggled with acting in a mask in THE DARK KNIGHT RISES, no doubt he’ll be able to bring an added to depth to a role that will probably see him in a full face respirator for much of the movie. The project is currently being developed in house by Ubisoft Motion Pictures before being touted round the studios.

Meanwhile Ubisoft/New Regency recently announced that Michael Fassbender is attached to it’s adaptation of ASSASSIN'S CREED (read that story HERE if you missed it).

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