Rupert Wyatt backed out of directing 'Gambit' earlier this month, citing scheduling conflicts, but a new report claims that isn't why he left.
2015 has been a shaky year for Gambit. Although Channing Tatum signed on as the card-throwing protagonist last year, his involvement with the movie was briefly in jeopardy for a few weeks until he signed a new deal with 20th Century Fox. Show More Summary
Channing Tatum‘s Gambit movie suffered a big blow blow this month when Rupert Wyatt abruptly dropped out. At the time the director cited that old standby, scheduling conflicts. However, a new report points to creative differences as the real reason Wyatt left. Show More Summary
Just like Furious 8, the Channing Tatum Gambit movie is currently languishing without a director after Rupert Wyatt abruptly left the project two weeks ago. At the time, the official euphemism was that a "scheduling conflict" caused Wyatt to drop out, but now THR has the requisite anonymous quotes about... More »
One-time GAMBIT director Rupert Wyatt opens up about his departure from the film.
Apparently, Gambit has 99 problems, but Rogue ain't one â?? which totally blows. Following the news that Rise of the Planet of the Apes director Rupert Wyatt dropped out of the solo Gambit film for Fox, Anna Paquin has come out to confirm that she will not be reprising her role in the film. Show More Summary
The Gambit movie release date may be delayed until 2017. For the moment, production issues are to blame for this setback. Other reasons could be the fact that the film’s previous director Rupert Wyatt has stepped down from his role at the helm, as previously reported by The Inquisitr. Show More Summary
That didn’t last long: not long after Channing Tatum almost left the upcoming Gambit movie, the production is now looking for a new director. Rupert Wyatt (Rise of the Planet of the Apes) has left the production after delays. Read more...
Channing Tatum's "X-Men" spinoff flick, "Gambit," has just experienced another setback: Its director, Rupert Wyatt, has left the project. Deadline reports that Wyatt chose to exit the film due to a scheduling conflict: The flick wasShow More Summary
Channing Tatum is sticking by his Gambit guns, but director Rupert Wyatt (Planet of the Apes) has dropped out of the 2016 film.
Image courtesy of Marvel There is no law saying that 20th Century Fox needs their own mini-me version of Disney's Marvel Cinematic Universe. Gambit has lost its director, as Rupert Wyatt has officially exited the Channing Tatum superhero picture. That's the word from The Hollywood Reporter last night as the Rise of the Planet of [...]
Looks like it may be a little bit longer until we see Channing Tatum flipping cards with a Cajun accent as the X-Men hero Gambit. The standalone mutant movie has parted ways with director Rupert Wyatt of "Rise of the Planet of the Apes" fame.
Gambit is scheduled for an October 7, 2016 release, and fans can finally look forward to seeing their favourite card-tossing mutant on the big screen. However, the project just hit another obstacle — Rupert Wyatt has quit as director of the movie. Show More Summary
The bad news just doesn’t end in the world of comic book movies. Today, reports have emerged stating that Rupert Wyatt (Rise of the Planet of the Apes, The Gambler) who was set to direct Gambit, has walked away from the movie. First Channing Tatum leaves the project, then Tatum signs on to the project. Then there […]
The director dropped out due to "script and budget issues" Read the full article on AICN I don’t really know how to interpret the departure of Rupert Wyatt from the director’s chair of Fox’s GAMBIT. On one hand, it’s always easy to...Show More Summary
Showing off some of the betting man’s savvy he picked up while directing Mark Wahlberg in The Gambler, Rupert Wyatt has announced that he’s stepping down from Channing Tatum’s upcoming superhero flick Gambit. Wyatt has said that he was...Show More Summary
Channing Tatum superhero film needs a new leader.
Director Rupert Wyatt has backed out of 20th Century Fox's superhero spinoff 'Gambit', after a production shift caused a scheduling conflict.
Following last month’s brief (very brief) confusion over whether Channing Tatum was fully committed to the Gambit solo movie comes news of an actual shakeup behind the scenes. Director Rupert Wyatt has exited the project, leaving the director’s chair vacant and 20th Century Fox in need of a quick replacement if they hope to make their fall 2016 release date. Continue reading…
In a shocking turn of events, "Gambit" has sadly lost it's talented director Rupert Wyatt. This film just can't seem to catch a break from the negative vibes, as earlier this year it was reported that the film's main star had walked away from the project, prompting everyone to think that the movie would never happen. Show More Summary