From thief he become a hero along the years, even integrating the famous X-Men team.
At long last Gambit is getting some recognition from Hollywood: he's got a place in the screenplay of the upcoming Wolverine movie. Taylor Kitsch has signed up for the role:
His name is Gambit:
Well, the word is that Taylor Kitsch has signed for three films. So it is quite likely that one of those will actually be a spin-off live-action Gambit movie. Probably a movie about his origins.
Nothing official yet, but we know that Marvel wants to compound the success of its movie series. Besides a Gambit movie would perfectly fit in Marvel's plan to bring the best characters of its comics to the cinema.
All is but rumor for now, but I bet this Gambit movie will be greenlit sooner or later.