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Channing Tatum's 'X-Men' Spinoff 'Gambit' Gets Release Date!

Channing Tatum's 'X-Men' Spinoff 'Gambit' Gets Release Date!

Good news, Gambit fans – the highly-anticipated film will officially hit theaters on October 7, 2016!

Starring Channing Tatum in the titular role, the X-Men spinoff follows an expert card-thrower who has the power to manipulate kinetic energy.

“You’ve heard the rumors and today we can confirm it’s true: Channing Tatum will be playing ‪#‎Gambit‬ for 20th Century Fox!” his Facebook page read. “The iconic Cajun comic book character is actually a dream role Chan, so he couldn’t be more excited. Stay tuned for scoop on the movie, which hits theaters on October 7, 2016!”

Channing also took to Twitter to express his excitement!

ARE YOU EXCITED to see Channing Tatum in the role of Gambit?

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  • eternalozzie

    terrible casting … Tatum doesn’t have the charisma to play this character.

  • Gina

    They should have asked Taylor Kitsch back to the role. But we all know they went with Channing because he’s a bigger name. What a damn shame.