August 23, 2013 12:48 PM EST
'Fifty Shades of Grey' Movie Casting: Chris Evans as Christian Grey following E.L. James Tweet [PHOTOS]
Chris Evans has once again been tapped for the part of Christian Grey following author E.L. James twitpic with him. The "Captain America" star is said to be the actor up for the part which has got fans in frenzy. Is Chris Evans really the Christian Grey fans have been waiting for "Fifty Shades of Grey?"
Minka Kelly's famous hunk of a boyfriend, Chris Evans, is once again eyed by women across the world. Evans is allegedly a strong favourite by author E.L. James for the part of Christian Grey. Of course, fans had learned this much from James' tweet late last week.
"Having fun... ;)," tweeted E.L. James along with a photo of her with Chris Evans.
Of course, E.L. James has been completely mum about other details regarding the photo. As for Evans, this isn't the first time he has been eyed for the part of Christian Grey. Readers may recall that the "Avengers" hunk was eyed for the part along with God of Thunder, Chris Hemsworth. Aside from sharing the same namesake as Christian Grey, Chris Evans has the looks and the right age to play the part.
As for the rumours of Chris playing the part of Grey after the photo of him with James hit the web, this isn't the first time fans have been in frenzy with regards to anything connected with the author. Back in June, E.L. James attended Robert Pattinson's "Gatsby" themed birthday party. The two were caught in a serious conversation which immediately caused fans to believe Pattinson was up for the part of Grey in the film adaptation.
For now, fans of the film adaptation will just have to sit back and wait. Check out the slideshow to see more of Chris Evans, the latest hunk eyed for the part of Christian Grey.