Gambit Movie Gets A New Director
Following Rupert Wyatt having left the project, it's now being reported Doug Liman will direct the Gambit movie starring Channing Tatum.
Joe Cornish, Shane Black and F. Gary Gray were all once said to be up to direct the X-Men movie as well (via THR).
Doug Liman is known for Edge of Tomorrow, Jumper, Mr. and Mrs. Smith and The Bourne Identity.
Gambit has an October 7, 2016 release also rumored to star Léa Seydoux, with the script written by Josh Zemuter, based on a treatment by Chris Claremont. Channing Tatum, Reid Carolin, Lauren Shuler Donner and Simon Kinberg are producing as well.