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The Real Reason '50 Shades' Star Called It Quits

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The Real Reason '50 Shades' Star Called It Quits


In case you didn't think it was possible, the neverending search for the perfect Christian Grey has just gotten more interesting. Despite news that quoted the star's conflicting "Sons of Anarchy" schedule, sources tell The Hollywood Reporter that script drama was the real reason behind Charlie Hunnam's departure from the film.

As a writer, Hunnam reportedly shared extensive notes about the script with the film's executives. Conflict escalated when the denial of Hunnam's request for further script approval was met with the actor's threats to quit. Though the creative team later hired screenwriter Patrick Marber to polish the script and appease the star, Hunnam had already made up his mind to announce his departure the next day. 

This still leaves Dakota Johnson without her leading man. Jamie Dornan, Christian Cooke, and Alexander Skarsgard are just some of the names being thrown around for the role, but word on the street is that Dornan may be the Christian for our Anastasia.

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