Fifty Shades of Grey Movie Cast - Anastasia and Christian: Dakota Johnson and Charlie Hunnam

0
0
Subscribe to Dakota Johnson alerts

After months of speculation and rumours over who would fill the shoes of Anastasia Steele and Christian Grey, we finally have our pair: Dakota Johnson and Charlie Hunnam. The author of the raunchy ‘mummy-porn’ book, EL James confirmed the news over her Twitter account.

Dakota JohnsonDakota Johnson at the Premiere of Django Unchained held at the Ziegfeld Theatre

“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," James wrote. The news follows many possible candidates, from Emma Watson, to Keira Knightley right through to Mila Kunis and Elizabeth Olson.

In terms of casting Christian Grey, James tweeted: “The gorgeous and talented Charlie Hunnam will be Christian Grey in the film adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey.” Michael Fassbender, Robert Pattinson and Ian Somerhalder were all been associated with the role, while dreams of Ryan Gosling were soon quashed by…Ryan Gosling.

The book became somewhat of a phenomenon as its risqué nature ignited debate in the U.K. Some argued that the book was poorly written, trashy and lacked any integrity. Other people – fans of the book – argued that ‘it is good’. It is generally considered to be ‘not good.' Then again, it made James millions of pounds, so what’s good then?

Charlie HunnamCharlie Hunnam at the Pacific Rim premiere

As you’ll know, Sam Taylor-Johnson will direct the film. "For the legions of fans, I want to say that I will honour the power of Erika's book and the characters of Christian and Anastasia. They are under my skin too," she said at the time. We’ll have more on the film – the casting of Grey, a solid release date beyond ‘August 2014’ – as soon as they break.


Contactmusic

Tags: Dakota Johnson - Charlie Hunnam

0
0
Subscribe to Dakota Johnson alerts
Advertisement

More Dakota Johnson

'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Has The Most Watched Trailer of 2014 (Yes Even More Than 'Star Wars The Force Awakens')

How many times can you watch a two minute trailer of Jamie Dornan in the upcoming Fifty Shades Of Grey movie? Well the answer is...

Dakota Johnson And Jamie Dornan Get Steamier In The New Trailer For 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' [Trailer]

Heads up, Fifty Shades fans – a new trailer has just been released and this time, things get really kinky. Well, as kinky as possible...

Fifty Shades Of Grey Trailer

Budding journalist and college student Anastasia Steele has never been the adventurous type in any respect, so when she is faced with the prospect of...

There's A New 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Teaser Out (And We Mean Teaser)

Brace yourself Fifty Shades of Grey fans, as a new teaser trailer for the film has just been released! The good news is, the teaser...

Advertisement

"Fifty Shades Of Grey Trailer" Reaches Viral Status: Most Watched Trailer Of 2014

If you’re not a Fifty Shades of Grey fan, that’s ok, apparently the books and upcoming movie have more than enough of those already. When...

A Week In Movies: Guardians Holds Two Premieres, Plus First Glimpses Of Fifty Shades, The Imitation Game And Mad Max: Fury Road

In the wake of especially strong buzz from critics who have seen the film, the cast of assembled for their world premiere in Los...

Fifty Shades Of Grey Diehards Finally Get Full Trailer

This is your moment Fifty Shades of Grey fans – the trailer for Sam Taylor-Johnson’s steamy adaptation finally dropped on Thursday. This should ease any...

The Fifty Shades of Grey Movie Trailer Is Here: Was It Worth The Wait?

The moment Fifty Shades of Grey fans have been waiting for is finally here, yes the Fifty Shades of Grey movie trailer has just been...

Advertisement

Comments

Dakota Johnson Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Dakota Johnson

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All