According to Deadline, “recent Hollywood chatter has Doug Liman on an inside track to direct Channing Tatum in Gambit“.
The rumour has gained further credibility following a tweet be Jeff Sneider of The Wrap.
True that Channing Tatum has been courting Doug Liman to direct GAMBIT. We’ll see if he goes for it though…
— Jeff Sneider (@TheInSneider) October 18, 2015
Liman has had an interesting career. His directorial credits include movies such as: Swingers (1996), The Bourne Identity (2002), Mr and Mrs Smith (2005), Jumper (2008) and Edge of Tomorrow (2014). Deadline also mentions the possibility of Liman directing a sequel to Edge of Tomorrow helmed by Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt.
What do you make of Liman as a director? Would you like to see him directing a Gambit movie? Tell us in the comments!