“I’m delighted & thrilled to let you guys know that Sam Taylor-Johnson has agreed to direct the film of Fifty Shades of Grey,” EL James tweeted.
Although not there is nothing mentioned yet about the names of the actors who will play in this adaptation, there already is some speculation.
Possible actors for the role of Christian Grey include Ian Somerhalder, Henry Cavill and Matt Bomer.
In addition, EL James was recently spotted at a dinner party organized at Robert Pattinson’s home, sparking rumors that the Twilight star could take on the role for the film.
Among the actresses believed to be targeted for the role of Anastasia Steele are Emma Watson, Emilia Clarke, Lucy Hale, Shailene Woodley, Felicity Jones and Alexis Bledel, best known from the Gilmore Girls series.