Jake Gyllenhaal - Jake Gyllenhaal wants Fifty Shades of Grey role19 September 2012
Jake Gyllenhaal wants to star in a 'Fifty Shades of Grey' movie and admits it is ''super flattering'' to be linked with the big screen adaptation of the erotic novel.
Jake Gyllenhaal wants Fifty Shades of Grey role
Jake Gyllenhaal wants to star in a 'Fifty Shades of Grey' movie.
The 31-year old actor is delighted with speculation surrounding him being cast as lead character Christian Grey - who introduces a young college graduate to the world of bondage and kinky sex - in the big screen adaptation of EL James' erotic novel, and he is keen on making the part his own.
When asked if he would consider taking on the role, Jake said: ''Yeah, of course! I always want to work, man, of course.''
While the 'Brokeback Mountain' star is yet to be contacted about the part, he was pleased to be linked to the film.
Speaking on Ryan Seacrest's KIIS FM radio show, he said: ''That's super flattering. I mean, I have not heard that, but if that's true then that's a nice thing. It's always nice to be considered.''
EL James has publically refused to reveal which male actor she would prefer for the movie adaptation, in case it doesn't work out the way she originally predicted.