Shades of Grey: Casting Christian Grey

  • Shades of Grey: Casting Christian Grey
There's something mysterious about Ian Somerhalder that hypnotizes all of us, so we could easily see him in the lead role.
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  • I Want Matt Bomer
    I Want Matt Bomer

    NOOOOOOOO

  • penelope
    penelope

    ian is perfectly fit for christian grey role!!!!!!!!those gray, tantalizing eyes. . . . very seductive and controlling...(n_n)

  • fan04
    fan04

    seriously i think the book was based on his character as damon...sexy,seductive,mysterious,brooding,cool,pretends not to care but he does,passionate,playful,domineering,possessive,enigmatic and crooked smile and the sexy gray eyes to die for..oh!it really is him,..i hope he gets the part.

  • yekaterin
    yekaterin

    HE IS DEFINITELY CHRISTIAN

  • Jen
    Jen

    Would not waste my money or my time with this one. Not even close. Simply put, too short.

  • Jen
    Jen

    Height?, the man is 5'9", too short and small boned.

  • Jen
    Jen

    Neither Ian or Henry are, or will ever be Christian Grey for me, one is expressionless, the other does not even fit the description of the character, at all. But then I kind of figure the powers that be already know this. There are several others who would do the role justice. I am hoping that this film will not be ruined by giving into crazed fans.

  • Susan
    Susan

    I think his look is perfect but he doesn't have the body

  • vanessa
    vanessa

    him!!!!!!!!!! i always picture him when im reading <3

  • MEL T
    MEL T

    YES!!!!!!!!! HE WOULD BE COMPLETELY PERFECT FOR THE ROLE!!!! HE LOOKS UNBELIEVABLY PERFECT!!! I bet they wont..... they never cast anyone as perfect as it should be!

  • Honestly, people
    Honestly, people

    He looks like Adam Lambert's only SLIGHTLY straighter brother.

  • Peggy
    Peggy

    Perfect for the Part!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Lala
    Lala

    He is exactly what the book described on. Grey eyes with sex hair. Looks like young enough to be 27 to 28 years old and perfect for the height. And He is Fucking HOT.

  • Angie
    Angie

    Yes.... please!

  • Ginger
    Ginger

    I can see him as Christian. Just a hair color change. When Robert Redford was young he would have been perfect, perfect!!

  • maryna
    maryna

    yes he is the best to be C.Grey

  • mary ann
    mary ann

    too small a build!!

  • Elle
    Elle

    Now, that's more like it. Somerhalder could totally play it out. He has the right amount of charm, his face is something so exotic and unique, and he sure can be sexy and mysterious. That's a better choice.

  • gwen
    gwen

    Yes he is. He's dam near there in Vampire Diaries.

  • Hudna Shook
    Hudna Shook

    He is so who I have visualizing through all of the books! He is dark, mysterious, witty, fun, protective, sexy.....and those eyes..............I think alongside Alexis Bledel you couldn't go wrong!!!! The movie would be perfect!! ;-)

  • Daniela Lopez
    Daniela Lopez

    YES YES YES IAN SOMERHALDER IS PERFECT FOR THE ROLE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! <3 <3 <3 NO OTHER!

  • Melissa Carter
    Melissa Carter

    YES YES YES HE IS DEFO MY FIFTY!!!!!!! The others are nothing compared to Ian xx

  • Melissa Carter
    Melissa Carter

    YES YES YES YES HEIS DEFO FIFTY XX

  • sam
    sam

    yes please:)

  • E
    E

    He doesn't seem authoritative. Not a dominant at all.

  • Jessica Dennis
    Jessica Dennis

    You would know yhst Ian is perfect for this if you are a vampire diaries fan. His acting has the potential for what he can give 50 fans on screen. He is naturally beautiful and has the attitude to fit the role. Definetly a wise choice if they were to cast him as Christian. As far as Anna goes I would love to see Nina D (his real life girlfriend and main girl on vampire diaries) but she is right to say she didn't think it was a good idea and that everyone would be reminded of Damon and Elena on VD. So my vote would be for Lucy Hale as Anna. Her performance on pretty little liars seems that she could pull this off. She can play innocent but she can play naughty too. They are both stunning people.

  • brielle
    brielle

    I LOVE IAN. BUT HE'S NO CHRISTIAN GREY. i AGREE WITH EMILY. ALEX S.

  • honest
    honest

    Yeah he has the looks but is he good enough of an actor to pull off fifty...? I picture him more as Elliot.

  • sandi
    sandi

    YES!!! He would be PERFECT!!

  • esoisy
    esoisy

    He is perfect for the role. He may have to bulk up a bit more, and his hair needs to get a few shades lighter..

  • Lallerss
    Lallerss

    Yess!!! This man is EXACTLY what I pictured while reading the book!!!

  • Lindsey
    Lindsey

    Thought Christian was suppose to have blonde/dirty blonde hair? Not what I pictured but better than Robert

  • mariaboo1985@yahoo.com
    mariaboo1985@yahoo.com

    Wow so the more I look at him compared to Gosling I am kind of changing my mind Damn this man is the epitomy of SEX

  • Proma Gulshan
    Proma Gulshan

    Yup me too. I didnt know that he wanted to do the role or anything.

  • Angelina3
    Angelina3

    HE IS DEFINITELY CHRISTIAN

  • Janeth
    Janeth

    The closest ones to the way the author makes you imagine Christian to be are definitely David Beckham and Ian. The others don't come close...also maybe Channing Tatum, :-D

  • Amy
    Amy

    I confess to being one of these girls....I also see your point of view-but having seen how intense a character he plays in vd he is literally perfect(in my opinion) to be casted!!!!

  • Amy
    Amy

    This man is perfection.....PLEASE ASSIGN HIM TO PLAY CHRISTIAN!!!!

  • Amy
    Amy

    I doubt that you've seen vampire diaries if you think he looks 'weak'?!?! I advise u see him as 'damon' first.....!

  • Ami
    Ami

    Ian is definitely the PERFECT one to play Christian Grey! He is SEXY! :)

  • SJ
    SJ

    Pretty eyes, but I think all these ladies are obviously Vampire Diary girls. Something's missing, maybe it's that he reminds me of a cross between Rob Lowe & Zac Efron. Neither of which are a Christian Grey!!!!

  • Anna Kyles
    Anna Kyles

    Ian. Hands down. DO NOT QUESTION ME!

  • Emma Brewin
    Emma Brewin

    Defo Ian!! he is perfect!! i know he has copper hair in book but i did have him in my head as i was reading it!!he could have got darker as he got older!? defo him! wish i was anastasia!!! :)

  • Penny
    Penny

    A good option, but he's very charismatic... not exactly a Christian forte.....

  • Leyla
    Leyla

    Um... YES! Although Matt Bomer could do well for the role, too. I also like either Lyndsy Fonseca or Lucy Hale for the role of Ana. They both have those big blue eyes and that innocence that's in Ana.

  • Brianne
    Brianne

    OH YES! He is Mr. Grey in my mind. His hair is too dark for what I pictured but everything else about him is perfect. Especially his intense eyes.

  • Fiona Macleod
    Fiona Macleod

    .... he looks weak

  • Jessica
    Jessica

    Ian Somerhalder is perfect for the role!!!

  • Emily
    Emily

    Absolutely not! Way too short and the only chrisitan about him are his eyes. Alaxander Skarsgard should be christian...if you've seen true blood you know im right!

  • Srod
    Srod

    I vote for Jonathan Rhys Meyers for 50.

  • Melinda
    Melinda

    I soooooo agree with Mary I felt the same way when I saw him in the vampire diaries

  • Celia Bingham
    Celia Bingham

    Perfection. Look at those grey eyes. The author had to have been looking at a picture of him while writing.

  • Constance Stepney-Totten
    Constance Stepney-Totten

    i think he's one of the better choices

  • Amber
    Amber

    50 is his nickname, not his age.

  • Triple b
    Triple b

    Please cast Ian as Christian! He is PERFECT!!!

  • Michelle Allen
    Michelle Allen

    He is a real good possibility!! Gorgeous and has that dark brooding look to him!! Oh and eyes that can make you melt!!

  • yep
    yep

    yep he's our man, when I was readind the book I saw Ian Somerhalder as Grey he would be perfect, sexy georgeous his eyes, his jaw, smile, he is Grey !!!

  • anon
    anon

    omg. how amazing would it be if ian was christian and emily didonato was ana. i know shes only a model but shes perfect. blue eyes dark hair. super pretty. amazing couple.

  • Nono
    Nono

    I love Ian, but he is still not the right Christian.

  • susan
    susan

    He is the best pick of those listed, not too old, he is in great shape for the "hip" scenes, the eyes and jaw. But I think "Justin Hartley should be the role. He is new and not yet seen in a type (vampire). I do love Ian and all others fail next to him, but for this role Justin is the way to go. Copper hair and all!

  • Pamela Paras
    Pamela Paras

    Yes. He's my second choice to portay FIFTY on the big screen.

  • Stef
    Stef

    He is PERFECT for Christian Grey!!!

  • Rach
    Rach

    people need to keep in mind that Christian Grey is 27 and turns 28 in the second book and Ana is 22

  • jackie
    jackie

    Ian as Christian yes :) I think Crystal Reed (the girl from Teen Wolf) would be lovely for the part of Ana. Her look is soft and naturally pretty, doesn't need all that makeup.

  • Rachel Meltsner Walsh
    Rachel Meltsner Walsh

    I dont know... I think he needs to be taller

  • Lisa
    Lisa

    I agree definitely Ian, just seeing him reminds me of Mr. Grey. If they don't pick him to play the role, stupidity on them.

  • Mary
    Mary

    Its so strange...I've seen a few episodes of the V. Diaries and when I first saw Damon (Ian), I thought, hmmm..creepy but cute. I watched a second episode and thought hmmm...this guy has some issues, but theres something about him that makes me care for him. If he can pull that off playing a vampire, he can certainly be my Christian.

  • cedora
    cedora

    Yes He is a perfect fit!!!!! the eyes say it all....his smile has to be seductive, sexy and dangerous. I really hope he does it.......

  • janet
    janet

    love him could deal with him

  • Patty
    Patty

    Me too!!

  • Patty
    Patty

    Yes, Yes, Yes!!! He would make a Sexy Mr Grey :)))

  • missxo
    missxo

    PERFECT!!!!!!! THE RIGHT MR. GREY!!!!! YOUNG, HOT, SEDUCTIVE!!!!

  • missxo
    missxo

    ME TOO!!!!! PERFECT!!

  • missxo
    missxo

    Hes the perfect Fifty. Who else do you see that can be hot, cute, seductive?? Ian is perfect.

  • Jane
    Jane

    DITTO!! Mine TOO!!

  • Jane
    Jane

    In the first book he's 27

  • Jane
    Jane

    While reading Fifty Shades of Grey, I saw Ian Somerhalder as Mr Grey!

  • kcstrife
    kcstrife

    Ian Somerhalder's my best choice for Mr. Grey

  • Staci Moore
    Staci Moore

    Cute but not 50.

  • Lily's Mom
    Lily's Mom

    Perfect. Dangerous, yet playful. And young....seriously, Leo DiCaprio and Patrick Dempsey?

 

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