Twentieth Century Fox has turned a corner that I didn’t see coming, and has since become extremely consistent in making quality films. In addition to X-Men: First Class, Fox kicked 2011’s ass with Rupert Wyatt’s Rise of the Planet of the Apes, their prequel to the Planet of the Apes franchise. Even Matt Reeves’ Dawn […]
After a rocky few months, it looks like 20th Century Fox’s Gambit movie is finally starting to find its footing. Doug Liman is in negotiations to direct (replacing Rupert Wyatt), Channing Tatum is still locked in to play the kinetically charged mutant superhero, and producer Simon Kinberg is saying the right things in interviews. Show More Summary
For a superhero project with one of the most charismatic performers currently working locked in to star, Gambit has had a hell of a time getting off the ground. The X-Men spinoff film was originally slated to get Rupert Wyatt in theShow More Summary
For a few months now, Channing Tatum’s X-men spinoff Gambit has been without a director. Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes’ Rupert Wyatt dropped out back in September, citing scheduling conflicts and not the fact that having just helmed Mark Wahlberg’s The Gambler meant he didn’t want to do two movies starting with “Gamb” in a row. Show More Summary
Channing Tatum's 'Gambit' movie has been searching for a director ever since Rupert Wyatt backed out earlier this year.
The production of Gambit has had a rocky gestation, struggling to find a director before landing on Planet of the Apes' Rupert Wyatt, who would go on to drop out. Then, it looked as though their star Channing Tatum might drop out, too (but don't worry! He's still in!). Now THR... More »
The development of Gambit has been something of a roller coaster. First, the film struggled for months to find a director as every A-list filmmaker turned down the job. Then, Rise of the Planet of the Apes director Rupert Wyatt took the gig, only to drop out shortly thereafter. Show More Summary
The "Edge of Tomorrow" director is reportedly in final talks to board the "X-Men" spinoff following the departure of Rupert Wyatt.
The Gambit movie continues to search for a director, what with the loss of Rupert Wyatt last month. With Channing Tatum throwing Doug Liman’s name into the candidate pool this week, and one of the hottest properties in Hollywood grounded to a halt, it’s slowly becoming clear that the studio want to find a director... Show More Summary
The other day a rumor surfaced that Channing Tatum is interested in getting Edge of Tomorrow director Doug Liman for the Gambit solo movie following Rupert Wyatt’s exit last month. And we can now add two more names to the rumored director...Show More Summary
The hunt is on for Channing Tatum and 20th Century Fox. After director Rupert Wyatt left the Gambit scene due to creative differences, potential names have been popping up, all to hopefully take over the vacant position. As of a few days ago, the latest rumored candidate was Doug Liman, Edge of Tomorrow director, but […]
Doug Liman, Shane Black and Joe Cornish are reportedly the top three candidates to replace Rupert Wyatt on 20th Century Fox's 'Gambit'.
Heroic Hollywood claims they're in contention. Read the full article on AICN We heard that Doug Liman was possibly going to step in for Rupert Wyatt and direct GAMBIT for Fox, but Heroic Hollywood claims that there’s two other contenders...Show More Summary
20th Century Fox's X-Men spinoff Gambit has found itself in a creative setback. Last month, its director Rupert Wyatt, know for helming 2011's Rise of the Planet of the Apes, exited the project, reportedly because his heart wasn't in it. Show More Summary
After Rupert Wyatt walked away from Gambit, the project was in turmoil. Now Channing Tatum has come to the rescue.
Fox's Gambit isn't the first film â?? nor the first superhero film â?? to lose its director, but it was nonetheless disconcerting when Rupert Wyatt dropped out. So who would be an interesting enough name to man the helm on the Channing...Show More Summary
Having lost Rupert Wyatt to creative differences and/or scheduling conflicts last month, 20th Century Fox’s X-Men spinoff Gambit has been on the hunt for a new director. And now, thankfully, it seems to be zeroing in on a good one. Rumor...Show More Summary
The GAMBIT star is reportedly looking to replace director Rupert Wyatt with another A-list director.
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