Christian Grey has been chosen! A source extremely close to production tells HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY that Alex has been selected to lead the steamy production. Do YOU think he will be perfect in the role?
Alex Pettyfer is about to become the object of lust for Fifty Shades of Grey fans everywhere, as HollywoodLife.com can EXCLUSIVELY reveal that he has been chosen to lead the big screen adaptation of the literary sensation. Keep reading to find out ALL of the details!
Alex Pettyfer Will Be The Big-Screen Christian Grey
Alex, 23, will take the lead, opposite of a to-be-cast Anastasia Steele, an insider VERY close to the project tells HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY. We have also learned that the movie will begin filming in Spring 2014 in London. We can’t WAIT to see it!
‘Fifty Shades of Grey': The Steamy Screen Test Revealed
It was revealed by TheWrap.com that director Gus Van Sant recently shot a sexy passage from the book with Alex as the lead.
The scene in question — filmed with an unidentified Anastasia — features Christian taking his lover’s virginity. We’re sure it was CRAZY hot and cemented his status as a frontrunner for the part.
Considering the book has sold millions of copies around the world, we’re sure that the film will be a blockbuster smash!
At the 2012 Young Hollywood Awards, HollywoodLife asked him about the racy role. He admitted that he hadn’t read the book, but added that he would.
Well, we’re sure you read it now!
Alex Pettyfer: Is He Hot Enough To Star In ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’?
Do YOU think Alex has the right stuff to play the sexy lead on the silver screen, HollywoodLifers? He was one of the hottest parts of Magic Mike, so we’re sure he will be VERY comfortable stripping down for this star-making role. Sound off below!
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