Channing Tatum actually desires to play reasonably fashionable X-Males character Gambit for some purpose, and Hollywood goes to do no matter it probably can to make that occur. Doug Liman was hooked up to direct a solo Gambit film for some time, however he dropped out over some points he had with the script. Earlier than that, Rupert Wyatt was additionally on board to direct, however he left due to “scheduling conflicts.” Now, The Hollywood Reporter says that Pirates Of The Caribbean director Gore Verbinski is in talks to take over for these two guys, with Tatum nonetheless set to star as Remy LeBeau himself.
Gambit was the best dude in comics for a really temporary time within the ‘90s, with followers actually connecting together with his thick N’awlins accent, trench coat, and skill to glowing enjoying playing cards. Tastes have modified through the years, although, and Gambit doesn’t have the identical draw that he used to have. Maybe Tatum and Verbinski will be capable to change that and eventually convey him again to the mainstream.