The erotic romance novels has sold over 70 million copies worldwide, and set the record as the fastest-selling paperback of all time, surpassing the Harry Potter series.
It was only a matter of time for the popular novel series to hit the big screen, in less than a year, “Fifty Shades of Grey” will be unleashed into theaters. Numerous casting rumors have made the rounds since the announcement of the project.
The latest reports claim that the actress and actor to bring Anastasia Steele and Christian Grey to life might have been found. Dakota Johnson, Melanie Griffith’s daughter is in the running for the role and “Pacific Rim”star Charlie Hunnam might be considered as the handsome billionaire. Before him, Ian Somerhalder, Armie Hammer, Aaron Johnson and more were mentioned. Focus Features is busy with the development of the anticipated pic.