In the latest turn of events for the worldwide sensation Fifty Shades of Grey and it’s impending movie, star Charlie Hunnam has decided to drop out of the production due to scheduling conflicts. Just last month Hunnam was cast as the enigmatic title character, Christian Grey, for the movie adaptation of the popular book, which is slated for an August of 2014 release. Now with this latest revelation, Universal Pictures and Focus Features may be scrambling to save their release date.
E.L. James, author of Fifty Shades of Grey tweeted this out in response to the announcement:
I wish Charlie all the best. x
— E L James (@E_L_James) October 12, 2013
No word on who is in the running for it now but fans are already putting there list of favorites back up for contention.
— Jamie (@JamieSweetj43) October 12, 2013
Still there are others who are sadden by the news of Hunnam dropping out of the movie:
— Ivana (@IvanaTweets) October 12, 2013
@E_L_James so bloody fed up now:-( he should do this what the hell CHARLIE NOOOOOOOO COME BACK
— Martina (@mycraftycandles) October 12, 2013
So what do you think? Let us know in the comments below!
Source: Entertainment Weekly