Actor Michael Fassbender will be seen in the upcoming Lionsgate action thriller film ‘Malko’.He will also be producing the film, the film is based on Gerard De Villiers action spy novel series S.A.S and the filmmakers want to make a franchise through the book.

Michael Fassbender who was recently reprised his role of Magneto in the film X-Men Dark Pheonix. According to reports Fassbender will be portraying the role Malko Linge an Austrian Nobleman and Freelance CIA detective who spent his former time in Special Nazi work camp which was made for captured spies.

The character of the film is described as a gentleman warrior without a country who works according to his own self and lives a wicked life where he only thrives for life. The production company have bought the rights for De Villiers books and it is being said that the first film will be based on De Villiers first book ‘Checkpoint Charlie’and it will also be starring Eric Warren Singer.

Michael Fassbender will be producing the film with his company DMC films alongside Kingsgate film, Eric Warren Singer will executive produce along with Jason Clark and Conor McCaughan. It has still not been confirmed when the film will be coming out however the film will most probably going towards production later this year.