Fifty Shades of Grey fans may be a little torn on the casting of S&M addict and business mogul Christian Grey, but the star of the film, Charlie Hunnam is opening up about how he landed the role, getting into the head of Christian and how his girlfriend will feel about those steamy sex scenes.
Charlie, who also stars as Jax Teller on AMC’s Sons of Anarchy, told reporters that once he had his test reading with Dakota Johnson – a.k.a. Anastasia Steele – he knew he was right for the role. “As soon as we got in the room and started reading with Dakota, I knew that I definitely wanted to do it, because there was a tangible chemistry between us,” he said. “It felt kind of exciting and fun and weird and compelling, and so that was it.”
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