‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Casting News: Felicity Jones vs. Krysten Ritter for Anastasia Steele Role [PHOTOS]


Anastasia Steele is another major character in the upcoming "Fifty Shades of Grey" film and the search continues for the actress who could portray the role. Actresses Felicity Jones and Krysten Ritter is now included in the potential list of actresses in the casting rumor mill. 

Felicity Jones, 29, talked about the possibility of accepting the role of Anastasia Steele in an interview with Metro on Tuesday. "It all depends on the film-maker and script, just like any other job. Anyway, I've heard there's lots of campaigns by fans pushing other brunette actresses," Jones stated. The actress is recognized for her performance in the ITV series "The Worst Witch" and its sequel "Weirdsister College."

Another potential candidate to become Anastasia Steele on the big screen is actress Krysten Ritter. The breakout star of the TV series "Don't Trust the B**** in Apartment 23" appears interested in portraying sexy billionaire Christian Grey's love interest.

The 31-year-old actress responded to the Twitter message from @50ShadesClub linked to a recent Gather.com blog post with the title "50 Shades of Grey Movie: Krysten Ritter and Anne Hathaway Compete for Ana" last January 2.

A fan chose Krysten Ritter over Anne Hathaway. The Twitter message reads: "RT @JustMe_Toni: @50shadesclub between the two it should 100% be @Krystenritter." Krysten Ritter's response is an indication she is ready to accept the role. "Thanks! I would be down. ;)" the actress replied using her Twitter account @Krystenritter.

Though Krysten Ritter's age is older than the Anastasia Steele character, she still exudes a sexy, sweet and sassy persona. The innocent features of her eyes and lips, fair complexion, long dark hair and elegant figure is what makes Krysten Ritter a perfect fit for the role.

Krysten Ritter has already proved her acting skills through different characters in numerous television shows and films like "27 Dresses," "Gilmore Girls," "Breaking Bad," "Confessions of a Shopaholic" and "How to Make Love to A Woman."

Between Felicity Jones and Krysten Ritter, which actress do you think is the perfect choice to portray Anastasia Steele?

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