Magic Mic actor Channing Tatum is taking on a whole new role where he doesn’t have to flex his chiseled physique. Tatum will me playing the role of Marvel comic’s character Gambit in an X-Men spinoff film, Deadline reports.

Gambit is a character that mentally manipulates kinetic energy into whatever he decides, will come to life in the near future on the silver screen, and is set to be written by Robocop penman Josh Zetumer.