Charlie Hunnam Christian Grey in Fifty Shades of Grey Movie

September 3, 2013

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Charlie Hunnam bags role of Christian Grey in Fifty Shades of Grey Movie. Fifty Shades of Grey is the first book in the hit E.L. James erotica novel for teens, Fifty Shades. It has sold more than 70 million copies so far! Charlie Hunnam is a British actor who was first known for his role in the hit British gay series Queer as Folk, then to America for the FX TV show Sons of Anarchy, and then to the big screen in recent box office flop, Pacific Rim.

Dakota Johnson, who is the daughter of famous actors Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson, is cast as Charlie Hunnam’s love interest in the movie, Anastasia Steele.

Here are five facts about Charlie Hunnam and Dakota Johnson:

1. Dakota Johnson is 23 and is the daughter of 80’s/90’s stars Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson.

2. Charlie Hunnam is 33 and is from hails from England, where he earned a degree in theory and history of film from Cumbria College.

3. Dakota Johnson was Miss Golden Globe in the 2006 Golden Globe Awards.

4. Charlie Hunnam was the first and only choice for the role of Jax in Sons of Anarchy.

5. Charlie Hunnam is also a screenwriter (scriptwriter) and in 2009 he sold his Dracula-based script “Vlad” to Brad Pitt.
Photo credits: Pacific Rim stills.