It’s been a quiet start to August, but now the casting news is heating up – here is the news:
- The List in the UK is reporting that Cara Delevingne has auditioned for a secondary part in Fifty Shades of Grey. They’re saying she would have a “strong role” in the movie. She also has a lot of ties to Team50, which I’m sure wont hurt. Many members of Team50 have worked with each other in some capacity. My guess is she might take the role of Kate.
- What do you think of Devin Paisley as Christian, his name has been popping up lately.
- Enstarz is talking about Leighton Meester from Gossip Girls
- Bret Easton Ellis was interviewed about his new project, The Canyons, and the topic of Fifty Shades of Grey The Movie did come up. He had some interesting things to say, though it was all just hinty.
- So who is the top-earning author? According to Forbes it is of course E L James! She’s made 95 Million Dollars between June 2012 and June 2013.
- SPANK! The Fifty Shades of Grey Parody will be in Reading in October, there is an offer for $40 tickets using the offer code LatersBaby
- Amanda Seyfried tells MTV UK that she would pick Ryan Gosling to play Christian Grey and Mia Wasikowska to play Anastasia.
- Lauren Watson of Gossip Girl has nominated Chase Crawford for Christian Grey, his name has come up before. But we’ll just have to wait and see.
- The Wrap is reporting Dakota Johnson is auditioning for Fifty Shades of Grey. Dakota is known for her modeling work and has started to move into the acting sphere. You may have seen her in The Social Network, which was also produced by Dana Brunetti and Michael De Luca. She’s also the daughter of Don Johnson and Melanie Griffith. She’s definitely got the connections to be auditioning.
- We also have Charlie Hunnam from Pacific Rim thrown into the mix for Christian Grey.
- Model, Bryce Thompson has tweeted that he is in the process of auditioning for Fifty Shades of Grey. Things are starting to get more interesting.
- There are reports that Team50 is looking to Victoria Beckham to design the clothing for Fifty Shades of Grey.
- E L James made Forbe’s list of top earning celbrities, she’s #3 with Simon Cowell and Howard Stern.