Fassbender stars as the power-hungry Scot with Cotillard playing Lady Macbeth. Justin Kurzel directed from a script by Jacob Koskoff and Todd Louiso.
Studiocanal financed and produced the film. Film4 helped develop the project, with See-Saw Films’ Iain Canning and Emile Sherman (“The King’s Speech”) also producing.
TWC will release “Macbeth” through its Radius arm, which also handled documentaries “Citizenfour” and “Twenty Feet From Stardom.”
The news was first reported by the Hollywood Reporter.