This is unimaginably tragic.
The team did release a statement on the matter, though (below):
Oh goodie! If we can lock him down, maybe we're one step closer to having Ian Somerhalder play Grey! Fingers crossed!
The dominatrix movie magic is well on its way because Atonement director Joe Wright is being cornered to direct the 50 Shades of Grey film adaptation.
Settle down! Settle down!!!
Don't break out the paddles and bondage just yet!
No one has signed on the dotted line, but their are some LOUD whispers that Joe is "their man."
While the scandalous trilogy hasn't declared its stars and decorated writer Kelly Marcelli hasn't turned in a finished script , Universal Pictures chairman Adam Fogelson predicts the erotic delight could hit theaters as soon as 2014.
Is it just us or is this flick taking a painfully long time to make??!
We want our Christian Grey (aka Ian?!) and we want him NOW.
[Image via WENN.]