(CNN)Channing Tatum is back as Magic Mike.
He’s set to star in the third installment in the film franchise, titled “Magic Mike’s Last Dance,” which will debut exclusively on HBO Max.Tatum tweeted the news that he would resume his titular role in the film, writing, “Well world, looks like Mike Lane’s tapping back in.”
— Channing Tatum (@channingtatum) November 29, 2021 Steven Soderbergh is set to direct per a picture of the script Tatum posted with his announcement. Reid Carolin, who wrote the first two “Magic Mike” films, will write the latest installment as well. Read MoreAccording to a statement from Warner Bros. Pictures, the first two “Magic Mike” films grossed nearly $300 million worldwide. There is also a spinoff live experience “Magic Mike Live,” that launched in Las Vegas and is now worldwide.”There are no words for how excited I am to blow the doors off of the world of ‘Magic Mike’ with Steven, Greg, Reid, and the amazing people at HBO Max. The stripperverse will never be the same,” said Tatum in a statement.No release date has been announced yet.(CNN, HBO Max and Warner Bros. are all part of WarnerMedia.)