The script was penned by Josh Zetumer and has Channing Tatum set to star.
Twentieth Century Fox’s X-Men spinoff Gambit has found its director.
Rupert Wyatt, who directed Fox’s Rise of the Planet of the Apes, will direct the comic book movie that has Channing Tatum attached to star, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.
The project is one of the studio’s priorities and has a release date of Oct. 7, 2016.
Josh Zetumer penned the script for the film, which is being produced by Tatum, Reid Carolin, Lauren Shuler Donner and Simon Kinberg.