Channing Tatum Details How ‘Gambit’ Movie Was ‘Swallowed Up’ by Disney-Fox Deal

Channing Tatum has finally stopped tinkering with a Gambit X-Men Marvel movie.The “Magic Mike’s Last Dance” star and producer reflected on the decade he spent trying to get Gambit off the ground.

Tatum had been trying to develop a Gambit film ever since being almost cast in “X-Men: The Last Stand” as the character and later leading a spin-off solo film slated for a 2016 release date.

Due to director turnover, by 2019, a Gambit movie was deemed dead.“It got swallowed up into Disney by way of Marvel when they bought Fox, and ultimately I just think that the tone of the movie we wanted to make was very far from what they wanted to do — or, you know, maybe they’re waiting to see how they do it with us or without us,” Tatum told Vanity Fair.

“We call every once in a while, but we’ve got to spiritually,

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