X-Men’s Gambit solo film is set to begin production in October of this year until February of 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Channing Tatum will play Remy LeBeau aka Gambit, a card-throwing mutant who discovers his superhuman ability to create and manipulate pure kinetic energy. In addition, a casting call for the film has landed online with brief descriptions of some of the characters set to appear in the film.
Release Date: October 7, 2016
Studio: 20th Century Fox
Genre: Action, Adventure, Adaptation
Screenwriter: Josh Zetumer
Cast: Channing Tatum
Running Time: Unknown
MPAA Rating: Not yet rated
Gambit (Channing Tatum) has the ability to mentally create, control, and manipulate pure kinetic energy to his desire. He is also incredibly knowledgeable and skilled in card-throwing, hand-to-hand combat, and the use of a staff. Gambit is known to charge playing cards and other objects with kinetic energy, using them as explosive projectiles. Created by writer Chris Claremont and artist Jim Lee. Gambit made his full first appearance in Uncanny X-Men #266.