Empire Online has unveiled the first photo of actor Taylor Kitsch as Remy LeBeau, also known as "Gambit", in the upcoming X-Men spin-off, Wolverine.

Taylor Kitsch as Remy LeBeau, also known as Gambit

Leading up to the events of X-Men, Wolverine tells the story of Wolverine's epically violent and romantic past, his complex relationship with Victor Creed, and the ominous Weapon X program. Along the way, Wolverine encounters many mutants, both familiar and new, including surprise appearances by several legends of the X-Men universe.

Wolverine hits theaters May 1st, 2009.

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