“50 Shades of Grey” fans officially know who has been cast as Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele. According to Sept. 2 reports, Charlie Hunnam and Dakota Johnson have been cast in the sexy lead roles.
Hunnam and Johnson beat out tons of other actors and actresses who were dying for the roles of lovers Christian and Ana.
Charlie Hunnam is best known for his roles on TV’s “Sons of Anarchy,” and movies “Pacific Rim” and “Children of Men.”
Meanwhile, Dakota Johnson comes from a Hollywood family. Her mother is Melanie Griffith, and her father is Don Johnson.
Johnson also has an impressive resume, staring in “21 Jump Street,” “The Social Network,” and “Beastly.”
“50 Shades of Grey” author, E.L. James tweeted the big casting news to fans on Monday, and of course, some loved that Charlie Hunnam and Dakota Johnson were cast as Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele, while others were hoping for bigger names such as Ian Somerhaler, Matt Bomer, Alexis Bledel, or Emma Watson would grab the roles.
However, Charlie and Dakota better buckle up, because they’re about to be skyrocket to more fame than they have ever known by being cast as the leads in the sexy book turned movie, which is highly anticipated by millions.
What are your thoughts on Charlie Hunnam and Dakota Johnson being cast as Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele in the “50 Shades of Grey” movie? Are you happy with the casting?