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E L James
Originally posted 01/30/2015 11:05AM
Proud father by day, dominant in a kink club by night. It was a tough job, but Jamie Dornan had to do it.
Originally posted 01/28/2015 04:00PM
Though Fifty Shades of Grey topped bestseller lists around the world, E L James' erotic romance novel was widely panned by critics for its poor use of language.
Originally posted 01/09/2015 07:20AM
Like the rest of us, E.L. James is looking forward to the highly anticipated 50 Shades of Grey screen adaptation of her mega-selling novel, out Feb. 13.
Originally posted 03/26/2014 05:15PM
Should the film adaptation of E L James's best-selling S&M-themed novel be called 50 Lighter Shades of Grey?
Originally posted 10/25/2013 10:40AM
It's official now.
Author E L James has confirmed previous reports that Jamie Dornan is set to play Christian Grey in the film adaptation of her erotic best-selling book Fifty Shades of Grey.
The author Tweeted her excitement Thursday, writing: "Stow your twitchy palms ladies…our man is here. Welcome to #TeamFifty @JamieDornan1."
Originally posted 10/13/2013 04:00PM
Charlie Hunnam doesn't seem too upset about exiting Fifty Shades of Grey.
The same day Universal Pictures and Focus Features released a joint statement that the Sons of Anarchy actor and the "filmmakers of Fifty Shades of Grey ... have agreed to find another male lead given Hunnam's immersive TV schedule," he served as the best man in a friend's wedding.
Hunnam, 33, "seemed in really good spirits and spent time with his closest friends and his girlfriend," a source tells PEOPLE. He gave a sentimental toast and longtime girlfriend Morgana McNelis caught the bouquet.
Originally posted 09/07/2013 10:00AM
Who doesn't love a love story with a happy ending? Katie Couric provided one this week with news of her engagement, and readers lapped it up.
Conversely, fans saw red over who'll play the leads once Fifty Shades of Grey hits the screen.
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Originally posted 09/03/2013 09:30AM
Melanie Griffith is 50 shades of delighted!
The actress spoke out Monday of her joy after author E L James revealed that Griffith and Don Johnson's daughter Dakota Johnson has been cast as Anastasia in the movie version of Fifty Shades of Grey.
"My beautiful child Dakota has been chosen to play Anna Steele in 50 Shades," Griffith, 56, wrote on Twitter. "Look out world! Here she comes!!! #proudmama."
Originally posted 09/02/2013 12:00PM
Fans of Fifty Shades of Grey have been waiting with bated breath to find out who would bring the erotic novel to life on the big screen.
Now, they know: On Monday, author E L James Tweeted, "I am delighted to let you know that the lovely Dakota Johnson has agreed to be our Anastasia in the film adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey."
The daughter of actors Don Johnson and Melanie Griffith, Johnson, 23, is a model-turned-actress who has been seen in The Social Network and the short-lived sitcom Ben and Kate.
Originally posted 08/23/2013 09:15AM
Is Grey going blond?
While the names of countless Hollywood stars have been bound to the leading roles in the film adaptation of E L James's mega-selling erotic novel Fifty Shades of Grey, recent rumors tie two towheaded, younger actors to the project: Dakota Johnson and Charlie Hunnam.
Johnson, 23 – daughter of Don Johnson and Melanie Griffith – is a former model who turned heads in The Social Network and the short-lived sitcom Ben and Kate.
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