Kim Basinger Joins 'Fifty Shades Darker' as Christian Grey's Ex-Lover

This is going to be good.

The upcoming Fifty Shades of Grey sequel film has just cast its own version of Mrs. Robinson—and they completely nailed the casting decision. Variety reports that Kim Basinger is set to play Elena Lincoln, a Mrs. Robinson-inspired character who is Christian Grey's business partner and former lover. This won't be Basinger's first time playing the sexy femme fatale, the model/actress is a former Bond girl and also played the ultimate vixen in the 1997 film LA Confidential. Watch out, Dakota Johnson.

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