October 18, 2013 7:55 PM EST
Why Jamie Dornan May Win Role Of Christian Grey In "Fify Shades Of Grey" [PHOTOS/VIDEOS]
The 50 Shades of Grey movie success pivots on getting one thing right: the 50 Shades of Grey cast. The 50 Shades of Grey cast is in chaos, as Charlie Hunnam, the strange but captivating choice to play billionaire Christian Grey, pulled out of the project.
Reportedly, he was subdued by both the hostility to his casting and the wide-ranging vehemence for the film.It was the subject of an intense competition in early 2012, with Warner Bros, Sony Pictures, Paramount, Universal Pictures and Mark Wahlberg's production company all battling for the rights. It was Universal and Focus Features who conquered the deal, quickly signing up the experienced producing team of Michael De Luca and Dana Brunetti.
Bret Easton Ellis(American Psycho writer) publically expressed his desire to write the screenplay,though the studiochosen for Kelly Marcel instead.
Ellis was furious at the decision, taking to Twitter to mock Marcel's biography:
Ryan Gosling was the "original prototype" for Christian but he was not interested in the role. Garrett Hedlund turned down the offer while Christian Cooke was also considered for the role, according to the Hollywood Reporter
After all the considerations And search work the role went to Sons of Anarchy star Hunnam but he also quit the project last week. The search is now on for Universal to find a new Christian. Jamie Dornan is the new choice for the role. He started his career as a model, appearing in campaigns for Dior, Aquascutum, Armani and Calvin Klein, with Kate Moss and Eva Mendes, as reported by to the Hollywood Reporter.
Dornan came to the producer's notice in the BBC series 'The Fall' , with Gillian Anderson. He played a serial killer with a blue collar job as a psychologist. He detailed a very disturbing scene from the series, "I spent a day strangling myself on the back of a door while I masturbated to a driving license of one of my victims. That's not an easy day at the office! And they cut it out! I couldn't believe it-they didn't even tell me. When I first watched the series, it just wasn't there!" Dornan said in an interview with Digital Spy .co.uk
Dornan's noticeably got the looks for the role of Christian and his performance in 'The Fall' proves he's got the talent to embody role of a a mad man, too.
Why Jamie Dornan may be the win the role of Christian Grey in the movie "Fify Shades Of Grey" :
1. Jamie Dornan follows Michael De Luca on twitter who is one of the producers for "Fify Shades Of Grey".
2. Michael De Luca´s wife wrote last Saturday on twitter that her husband maybe already had found the new Christian Grey and that she hoped for it to work out.
3. This Tuesday she retweeted the "Hollywood Reporter" article about the possible contenders who could play Christian Grey and then she also retweeted a tweet from a person who wrote "Never heard of Jamie Dornan but after looking him up, I say, get out that pen and contract! He's hot!!!".
Watch Jamie Dornan as Christian Grey in 50 Shades Movie!: