The Channing Tatum Gambit movie is set to begin filming this Fall in New Orleans for its October 7, 2016 release.
In addition to Tatum, Ruper Wyatt of Rise of the Planet of the Apes fame is on board Gambit as the director.
While we wait for additional casting announcements, a reported casting call for the film has hit the net revealing character details.
More than likely the names of the characters are just a codename, but some of the details are specific (via showbiz411).
Check out the list:
Louisâ€“ Male, any ethnicity, 40s-50s. Elegant and intelligent. An appealing entrepreneur with an unexpected
Veraâ€“ Female, any ethnicity, mid 20s â€“ early 30s. Beautiful, smart, tough, fiery and unpredictable.
Wesâ€“ Male, any ethnicity, mid 20s â€“ mid 30s. Aspirational but weak minded. Soulful and sensitive.
Fritzâ€“ Male, any ethnicity, 40s â€“ 50s. A professional thief. Charismatic con-artist. Warm hearted but untrustworthy.
Nashâ€“ Male, any ethnicity, mid 20s â€“ early 30s. A potent threat. Heir to his motherâ€™s business. Malevolent.
Willhelmâ€“ Male, any ethnicity, 30s. Dangerous street criminal. Protective and loyal to his family. Intensely loyal and violent.
Garyâ€“ Male, any ethnicity, mid 20s â€“ early 30s. A little simple; dim-witted and passive.
Nonnaâ€”Female, any ethnicity, mid 20s â€“ 30 years old.Â Uptight, corporate, vicious, sexual.
Joeâ€“ Male, any ethnicity, 30s. Heâ€™s a gun for hire. He is the black sheep of his family. Not from good breeding but from a working class family.
Benâ€“Male, any ethnicity, 20s. Just reaching adulthood. A street kid, a disaffected outsider, an orphan.
Borisâ€“Male, Hispanic, 20s. Charming, handsome, and dangerous..
Clarissaâ€“ Female, mixed race, 10 â€“ 12 years old. Ethereal and other worldly. Very expressive.
Wolfgangâ€“ Male, authentic French, 40s. A French criminal. Must speak fluent French.
Howardâ€“ Male, Caucasian. 50s. A refined European mobster who speaks fluent French.