The film is already in pre production and Michael Fassbender has somehow found time to act in Steve McQueen second film. It will be a follow up to the critically acclaimed Hunger, which also starred Michael Fassbender.

He is known for his work on films like Inglourious Basterds and Fish Tank. Here is a synopsis of his new film.

Brandon is a 30 something man living in New York who is unable to manage his sex life. After his wayward younger sister moves into his appartment, Brandon’s world spirals out of control. Shame is a compelling story and will examin the nature of need, how we live our lives and the experiences that shape us.

Fassbender will also be seen next year in the X men reboot. So he has loads of work coming his way in the next couple of months. The trailer of the powerful Jane Eyre was also out and he has also got done with his work on David Cronenberg’s next film.