X-Men’s Magneto Michael Fassbender is a serial killer in his next film, people. Up next for the multiple Oscar award nominee is a project titled Entering Hades. Michael will also be producing the film under his DMC Film banner.
Entering Hades is based on the life and times of Jack Unterweger. Jack was an Austrian Journalist who led the double life of being investigator by day and a serial killer by night.
The man amassed a body-count of eleven murders spread across the continents in the nineties. The murders were back then compared to the Zodiac murders and the killer was compared to Jack the Ripper. Jack’s trial in 1994 was dubbed as ‘the trial of the century’. The film will be based on the book of the same name by John Leake.
No word on who’s the director till now. The Bill Wheeler screenplay will be tweaked a bit by Alexander Dinelaris, one of the four screenplay writers behind the Oscar award winning Birdman.