Michael Fassbender rumored to star in new Macbeth film

  • Prometheus actor Michael Fassbender is reported to be involved in a new film adaptation of Macbeth, according to trade paper Screen Daily on Tuesday.

    The actor is rumored to be playing the role of the Scottish general in the Shakespeare classic, which will be produced by The King's Speech and Shame producers See Saw.

    Production on the film is set to begin later this year with Australian director Justin Kurzel at the helm.

    Fassbender is currently filming X-Men: Days of Future Past.

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