Washington D.C [USA], October 6 (ANI): 'Pirates of the Caribbean' filmmaker might direct the new X-men spinoff.
Tatum is set to star as Remy LeBeau, the playing card and staff-wielding New Orleans mutant with the power to manipulate kinetic energy.
The actor was the first to announce that he will star and produce 'Gambit' after he appeared at the 2015 Fox's Comic-Con panel with the cast of "X-Men."
Fox has three X-Men movies scheduled for next year with "New Mutants" set to open April 13, "Deadpool 2" on June 1, and "X-Men: Dark Phoenix" on Nov. 2.
'Gambit' currently has no release date. (ANI)