2 September 2013 10:08 AM, PDT | cinemablend.com | See recent Cinema Blend news »

Well, that was fast. Earlier today we shared word that Dakota Johnson was signed on to play the lead role of Anastasia Steele in the anticipated feature adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey. With the part of Ana cast, we were left to wonder who would play Christian Grey. Universal has reportedly made it official that that role will go to Pacific Rim star Charlie Hunnam, who's well known to Sons of Anarchy for his lead role as Samcro president Jax Teller. Following their previous report that Dakota Johnson would be playing Ana, Deadline has confirmed that Charlie Hunnam has officially been set to play Christian Grey in the feature adaptation of E.L. James' steamy romance novel. In the book, Christian is a wealthy and successful businessman who takes an interest in the virginal Anastasia Steele when she comes to his office to interview him for her college paper. »

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