Channing Tatum is officially set to play Gambit in an upcoming “X-Men” spinoff movie, sources confirm.
Producer Lauren Shuler Donner spoke about the character at the “X-Men: Days of Future Past” premiere in London.
“He’s a rogue, Channing — he’s a rascal, just like Remy LeBeau. And he can handle the action, we all know that,” she told Total Film. “And he’s got a really good heart … I think he’ll be great for Gambit.”
Donner added, “And he’s a southerner too … he understands that world, and you know Gambit loves New Orleans.”( Read more...Collapse )
Not bad choice, huh? ;)