Not So Fast! Channing Tatum Signs on for Gambit

Squashing reports saying that Channing Tatum was walking away from the Gambit movie at 20th Century Fox comes a report from The Hollywood Reporter that the actor has closed a deal to to star and produce in the upcoming X-Men spin-off film. According to the trade, Fox sees Tatum’s character being involved in the X-Men universe for the foreseeable future. Think Hugh Jackman’s Wolverine and Read More →

Channing Tatum Exits X-Men Spinoff ‘Gambit’ According to Reports

The Wrap is reporting that Channing Tatum is planning to exit the upcoming X-Men spinoff, Gambit amidst concern about the budget according to sources. This comes as director Rupert Wyatt planned to begin filming in October. Screen tests for the film’s female lead are underway with Blue is the Warmest Color‘s Lea Seydoux among the actresses reading for the part. Tatum recently surprised attendees by showing up Read More →

Channing Tatum’s ‘Gambit’ Director Announced

Entertainment Weekly is reporting that  director Rupert Wyatt (Rise of the Planet of the Apes) has been chosen to direct the 2016 Gambit movie. The film stars Channing Tatum (Jupiter Ascending) in the titular role. The film will be produced by Tatum as well as Lauren Schuler Donner, Simon Kinberg, and Reid Carolin. Gambit, a.k.a. Remy LeBeau is one of the most popular X-Men Read More →