The announcement was made by “50 Shades of Grey” author E.L. James earlier today.
“Good moaning all. Hold on to your hats … I am delighted to let you know that the lovely Dakota Johnson has agreed to be our Anastasia in the film adaptation of Fifty. The gorgeous and talented Charlie Hunnam will be Christian Grey in the film adaptation of ‘Fifty Shades of Grey,’” she wrote.
“Fifty Shades of Grey” centers around a young college student who begins a relationship with a handsome multimillionaire whose hobbies include bondage and domination in the bedroom.
Johnson is the daughter of Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson and has appeared in films such as “The Social Network” and “21 Jump Street.” Hunnam is a British actor best known for his roles on TV show “Sons of Anarchy” and “Pacific Rim.”
“Fifty Shades of Grey” is expected to hit theaters in August 2014.
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