Entertainment Weekly is reporting that Gambit has finally found its director in the form of Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes‘ Rupert Wyatt.
Gambit AKA Remy LeBeau made his first screen appearance in X-Men Origins: Wolverine, and was played by Taylor Kitsch. However, Channing Tatum will be taking on the role for his solo movie.
Tatum is also acting as a producer for the film along with Reid Carolin, Lauren Schuler Donner and Simon Kinberg.
Gambit is set to hit cinemas on 7 October 2016. Get all the latest comic book movie news with every issue of SciFiNow.