Screenwriter Scott Frank is re-writing Assassin's Creed movie

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The writer behind the Wolverine movie, Get Shorty and Minority Report has been tasked with rewriting the Assassin's Creed movie.

I'm rewriting Assassin's Creed right now, and what I love about it is that I've never adapted a video game before and it has its own set of challenges,” he told Creative Screenwriting.

Especially in the world of rewrites, I love trying to do something completely different if I can.”

Polygon reports that a draft for the movie had already been written British playwright Michael Lesslie.

The film is currently scheduled for a June 2015 release and is due to star Michael Fassbender, whose previous films include Inglorious Basterds, Prometheus and X-Men: First Class.