And another one bites the dust. Gore Verbinski (A Cure For Wellness) is the latest director to board and then eventually depart Gambit, the X-Men spinoff starring Channing Tatum as the mutant card-slinger, EW has learned.
Twentieth Century Fox announced Verbinski for the job in October as the studio set
Gambit has been through its fair share of pre-production hell, but it seems the pieces may be finally slotting into place as the movie gets a working title. And it's super relevant.
Taylor Kitsch played the character in X-Men spin-off X-Men Origins: Wolverine in 2009, and it's taken a
Channing Tatum has revealed that Gambit is currently being rewritten.
Last month, he confirmed at Comic-Con that the X-Men spin-off was still happening despite latest director Doug Liman quitting the project. And now it seems that the success of Deadpool and Logan has led to Fox being more willing