Producers of the “Fifty Shades of Grey” film have their work cut out since Charlie Hunnam decided to hang up the cuffs last week. The film might head in to production delays if they don’t manage to find a suitable candidate to portray the billionaire of E.L. James’ erotic novel. Justjared.com reports that the search might be over, Clint Eastwood’s son, Scott Eastwood, is reportedly in talks to play the lead role.
Eastwood started a buzz on Twitter, writing”
“What is all this talk about 50 shades of grey?? What do you all think?? Let me know. #hype #eastwoodlivin.”
In addition to the twitter comment, a source close to the 27-year-old said that he is one of five actors on the short list to replace Hunnam. The other candidates for the coveted role include Francois Arnaud, Billy Magnussen, Luke Bracey, Jamie Dornan, Theo James, and Christian Cooke. The chosen actor will play opposite co-star Dakota Johnson, who is tapped as Anastasia Steele
Well ladies, Eastwood is a model and an actor….and his father is super famous….and he is probably rich! Does he fit the profile to play the bondage-loving Mr.Grey?