The Assassin’s Creed film producer has now been confirmed for Ubisoft’s film adaptation of the Splinter Cell movie.

It was previously confirmed that Rock n Rolla actor, Tom Hardy will play Sam Fisher and that Eric Warren will be penning the film. According to Variety [as cited by GIBiz] Ubisoft Motion Pictures and New Regency have now entered into a deal to produce the Splinter Cell film.

“With actor Tom Hardy attached and screenwriter Eric Warren Singer to write the script, Ubisoft Motion Pictures will lead the development with the support of New Regency to bring the franchise to the big screen in a dynamic way,” said Ubisoft Motion Pictures chief executive officer Jean-Julien Baronnet said.

“For Ubisoft Motion Pictures, creative control is key and New Regency shares our commitment to respecting the creative freedom of our team. Their ability to produce both blockbusters and intriguing indie hits is an ideal fit for the ‘Splinter Cell’ franchise.”