WATCH: Colin Firth, Alan Rickman (Naked!) in ‘Gambit’ Trailer

Cameron Diaz, Colin Firth in ‘Gambit’ (Photo: CBS Films)

2011 Anglo Fan Favorites finalists Colin Firth and Alan Rickman face off in the trailer for Gambit, a remake of the 1966 Michael Caine/Shirley MacLaine classic. A twangy Cameron Diaz also stars in the Coen Brothers-penned flick, which is set for a 2013 release.

The caper stars Firth as an art curator who concocts a scheme to sell a fake Monet to his horrible boss (played with skeevy aplomb by Mr. Rickman) and pocket the cash. And he enlists a Texas rodeo queen (Diaz, of course) to help him pull it off.

And, yes, Rickman is naked in the trailer (the naughty bits hidden):

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Kevin Wicks

Kevin Wicks

Kevin Wicks founded's Anglophenia blog back in 2005 and has been translating British culture for an American audience ever since. While not British himself - he was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri - he once received inordinate hospitality in London for sharing the name of a dead but beloved EastEnders character. His Anglophilia stems from a high school love of Morrissey, whom he calls his "gateway drug" into British culture.
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