As the Fifty Shades of Grey production begins shooting December 2, some last minute casting news has emerged. The role of Anastasia Steele’s best friend Kate Kavanagh has gone to Eloise Mumford. Dakota Johnson is Anastasia and Kavanagh is also the character’s roommate.
Mumford is best known for her role in the short-lived ABC series The River and will be seen in the upcoming Not Safe for Work.
The Fifty Shades of Grey release date is now February 14, 2015, bumped from its place in 2014.