14 October 2013 6:33 PM, PDT | HollywoodLife | See recent HollywoodLife news »

The news of Charlie Hunnam quitting ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ shocked us all — and so does the real reason he dropped out. Apparently, the 33-year-old actor didn’t want to be the next Robert Pattinson!

Charlie Hunnam officially resigned from the highly sought-after role of Christian Grey on Oct. 12, supposedly due to his hectic TV schedule. Though the Sons of Anarchy actor claimed he was too busy to study for the lead role in Fifty Shades of Grey, the real reason he abandoned the project is because he is worried about his future as a serious actor. Read on for all the details.

Why Did Charlie Hunnam Quit ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’? — Doesn’t Want To Be RPatz?

Charlie doesn’t want to go down the same career path as Robert Pattinson, who famously hates all the media attention he’s received for his role in the Twilight franchise.

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