"If he does it, good on him. He'll kill it. It’s such cool character. Whoever plays him will be a lucky guy. I'm not going to be like 'Oh my God, why don't I get to play him?' If it's meant to be, it's meant to be. And if not, I'll move on. If they cast (Tatum), I wish him nothing but the best. I hope he kicks the c**p out of it." X-Men Origins: Wolverine actor Taylor Kitsch gives his approval to Magic Mike hunk Channing Tatum, who is reportedly in talks to take over Kitsch's role as comic book hero Gambit in the upcoming X-Men movie Days of Future Past.