MANILA — The ‘hotly’ anticipated film adaptation of the bestselling book, “Fifty Shades of Grey” that became an international phenomenon is coming on theaters Valentine’s Day next year.
Christian Grey’s role will be performed by Jamie Dornan while Anastasia Steele will be played by Dakota Johnson.
Luke Grimes will be playing Elliot, Christian’s brother; Victor Rasuk as José, Anastasia’s close friend; Eloise Mumford as Kate, Anastasia’s best friend and roommate; Marcia Gay Harden as Dr. Grace Trevelyan Grey, Christian’s mother; Rita Ora as Mia, Christian’s sister; Max Martini as Taylor, Christian’s bodyguard; Callum Keith Rennie as Ray, Anastasia’s stepfather; Jennifer Ehle as Carla, Anastasia’s mother; and Dylan Neal as Bob, Carla’s husband.
The movie will be directed by Sam Taylor-Johnson and produced by Michael De Luca and De Luca and Dana Brunetti alongside E L James, the creator of the series.
The trilogy has sold more than 100 million copies in e-book and print including it in the list of biggest and fast-selling book series ever.
The book was also translated to more than 51 languages worldwide.