Hot off the news that Jamie Dornan is cast as Christian Grey, stepping in for Charlie Hunnam who quit, Focus Features and Universal have announced they’ve added another to the cast of E.L. James’ book that is hitting the big screen. Now, we know who will play Christian’s brother Elliot -- and it is True Blood actor Luke Grimes.
Grimes joins that cast that includes Dakota Johnson as Anastasia Steele and Jennifer Ehle. Fifty Shades of Grey will be directed by Sam Taylor-Johnson and starts shooting November 1. Talk about waiting until the last minute for several casting decisions!
Look for Fifty Shades of Grey to please its fans (70 million strong!) when it lands in theaters August 1, 2014.