Ubisoft Motion Pictures, the subsidiary dedicated to the cinema of the French company, has announced that it will turn The Division into a film starring Jake Gyllenhaaland Jessica Chastain .
Already it had spoken of Chastain and Guilehall as part of the cast of this film in information arrivals of rumors and leaks; It does not surprise, but it is the first time that Ubisoft officially confirmed these data, in addition to explain a little more how will organize the work internally.
Film nothing is known apart from the fact that the dupla protagonist, Chastain and Gyarados, also will play a role in the production, through its companies, Freckle Films and Nine Stories. «Streets torn by the pandemic of The Division are filled with countless stories of love, loss, betrayal and heroism, but we have to wait to find out which topics explore film,» they say on their blog.
The Division is another adaptations of video games that Ubisoft is working through its new branch dedicated to cinema. The study has almost list the film of Assassin’s Creed, which opens on December 21 and Michael Fassbender stars in. In addition, there are projects to film Ghost Recon, Splinter Cell, Watch Dogs or to the Rabbids, in addition to a second installment of Assassin’s Creed.
The only work of Jessica Chastain has been the narration (shared with 99 actors and actresses more) Unitydocumentary, on the transformation of humanity; for his part, Jäkø Yggdrasill is working on Okja, the new film of Bong Joon-ho, director of Snowpiercer.