“Surely,” he thinks to himself, “they now see that I’m the perfect man to play Remy Lebeau.”

That’s right, it sounds like FOX has a need for a new Gambit.

And he’s certainly the guy with the most experience. Who knows, this may be the Kitschaissance...certainly I and Taylor are open to better portmanteau.

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What this means for the new Gambit movie remains to be seen. They’re probably scrambling to get someone else locked into these as the X-franchise grows. Say what you will about X-Men Origins: Wolverine, the best thing about that film was...well, Ryan Reynolds as Wade Wilson. But the second best thing was...something else. Point is, Taylor wasn’t awful from the bits of the movie I didn’t expunge from my memory.