The next solo film in the X-Men universe will be released on October 7, 2016. The feature will tell the story of Gambit, which will be played by Channing Tatum.
It was the actor himself, who announced the release date. On his Twitter profile, Tatum wrote the following:
How do you say October 7, 2016 in Cajun?
– Channing Tatum (@channingtatum) 6 January 2015
Fox confirmed to the Polygon that it is Gambit, written by Josh Zetumer and that had the initial forecast of reaching the cinemas only in 2018.