Channing Tatum to Direct Gambit If It Ever Actually Happens?

The long-gestating Gambit movie may be making one last desperate push toward production as Channing Tatum now wants to direct the movie himself. The X-Men spin-off centered on the fan-favorite, card-throwing Cajun has been caught in the ugly depths of development hell for years now. But Tatum's unwavering desire to get this passion project made has more or less kept it alive. However, as the Disney purchase of Fox is set to close in the coming months, the window of opportunity is quickly shuttering, and Tatum is reportedly taking matters into his own hands.

According to a new report, Channing Tatum has parted ways with his management team at UTA and Management 360. Buried within that report is the news that he is now thinking about stepping into the director's chair, in addition to starring in the lead role, for Gambit. This comes after several different, big-name directors have come and gone,
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