So as already everyone knows, the fabulous E.L James has announced the actress and actor who will be playing Anastasia Steele and Christian Grey in the film adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey
E.L took her twitter account on Monday morning, first to let the world’s know that Anastasia Steele will be play for Dakota Johnson
“E L James @E_L_James I am delighted to let you know that the lovely Dakota Johnson has agreed to be our Anastasia in the film adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey.”
“E L James @E_L_James So… Christian…”
“E L James @E_L_James The gorgeous and talented Charlie Hunnam will be Christian Grey in the film adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey.”
Dakota Johnson, 23, best known for her lead role in “Ben and Kate” (FOX), and has appeared in The Social Network (in which she shared a love scene with Justin Timberlake) and had small roles in 21 Jump Street, The Five-Year Engagement and Beastly. She is daughter of Don Johnson, best known for TV shows Miami Vice and his actress ex-wife Melanie Griffith.
Charlie Hunnam, 33, is a British, actor who stars in the dark biker thriller Sons Of Anarchy as Jackson ‘Jax’ Teller and also appeared in Guillermo del Toro’s robot epic Pacific Rim. He is also known for his role as Nathan Maloney in the drama “Queer as Folk”.
The truly fans for the trilogy could not be more pleased with these choices, because we really know that the #FiftyTeam are working hard to get this movie right.
The producers also took their twitter accounts to let everyone know how they felt at the moment
Michael said about auditions:
Bret Easton Ellis, writer and friend of E.L, also took his twitter to said that Erika first choice to play Christian was Robert Pattinson, and that Ian Somerhalder was never in the running to play the part