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Lea Seydoux Offered Lead in Gambit

Coming Soon has just reported that Lea Seydoux (Blue is the Warmest Color) will be playing the female lead in the X-Men spinoff film Gambit coming out next year.  Before that she’ll be playing a Bond Girl in Spectre this November.  Check out the character she’ll be playing in the below statement via Coming SoonContinue reading Lea Seydoux Offered Lead in Gambit

X-Men News: Michael Fassbender and James McAvoy Back for More and Channing Tatum Signs on for Gambit

It’s been assumed for a while now that next year’s X-Men: Apocalypse would be the last time we’d see most of the X-men: First Class team since the big stars like Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy and Nicholas Hoult were only signed for three films.  Jennifer Lawrence made comments to the effect of “If they ask me to do another one and I don’t gag at the prospect, I may opt to come back”, but since she’s become one of the most bankable actresses in Hollywood it is doubtful she’ll return to the franchise no matter how much money they throw at her.  Nicholas Hoult hasn’t made a statement either way.  However, no news is coming from Heroic Hollywood that Michael Fassbender and James McAvoy may be staying on board for future films. Continue reading X-Men News: Michael Fassbender and James McAvoy Back for More and Channing Tatum Signs on for Gambit

News on Channing Tatum’s Gambit Film

With comic book movies being all the rage these days and becoming huge tentpole franchises, film studios are willing to take more chances on lesser known properties that might otherwise not have been made.  Evidence of that can be seen in how passion projects like Deadpool for Ryan Reynolds and Gambit for Channing Tatum are now in development.  Deadpool is much further along at this point (currently shooting with a February 2, 2016 release date), but Tatum is actively moving forward with Gambit as well. Continue reading News on Channing Tatum’s Gambit Film