Subcategories from this category: Production, Official Casting, Casting Rumours, Production Rumours

Fifty Shades of Grey star Charlie Hunnam

Fifty Shades of Grey's leading man, Charlie Hunnam, was at the season 6 premier party for his hit cable series, Sons of Anarchy, over the weekend and took the opportunity to chat about his latest role as kinky CEO Christian Grey. Charlie was all smiles and didn't seem to be fazed by all the criticism he's received since the big casting announcement was made.

All smiles, the hunky Brit spoke with E! News during the premier party and they didn't waste any time asking him how he feels about shooting so many scenes that require nudity, S&M and sex.

Actor Charlie Hunnam

Hot off the heels of E L James' announcement that Dakota Johnson has been cast in the role of Anastasia Steele in the Fifty Shades of Grey film adaptation, the bestselling author has revealed the casting decision that we have all been waiting for: British actor Charlie Hunnam has been cast in the highly coveted role as Christian Grey! Once again, Ms. James took to Twitter to make it official. 

Actress Dakota Johnson

It's official! E L James has announced that the highly coveted role of Anastasia Steele in the film adaptation of her bestselling novel Fifty Shades of Grey has gone to newcomer Dakota Johnson. The actress had been rumoured to be a front runner for the starring role in recent weeks, but James made it official via her much followed Twitter account earlier today. 

Team Fifty via Dana Brunetti's Twitter

Last month, when Fifty Shades of Grey author E L James took to Twitter to announce that little-known director Sam Taylor-Johnson would helm the film adaptation of her bestselling book, it was considered a surprising choice to say the least. Now, for the first time since the big announcement was made, James has spoken out in praise of Taylor-Johnson

Speaking to Vulture at a Comic-Con event in San Diego, the author played down her own role in the selection of a director for the film when asked what prompted James to choose the novice director.

Henry Cavill

Henry Cavill fans are sure to be excited about a recent interview given by the Christian Grey fan favorite. In recent interview with Voices from Krypton, the Man of Steel star discusses how future roles will be impacted by Superman and his thoughts about suiting up again. More specifically, Henry is asked whether or not he felt that taking on a completely different role – such as the lead role in Fifty Shades of Grey – would be something he would be interested in. He didn't exactly say yes, but definitely hinted that playing Christian Grey would not be a problem for him.

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