Alex Pettyfer has been chosen for the role of Christian Grey for the Fifty Shades of Grey movie according to HollywoodLife.
Yesterday, it was reported that Pettyfer filmed a sex scene for the movie for director Gus Van Sant. Van Sant used the scene to reportedly present to the producers and studio in a bid to direct the film. Apparently, the studio liked Pettyfer as Grey.
If the reports are true Pettyfer beat out a slew of actors for the highly coveted role including Matt Bomer, Stephen Amell, Ian Somerhalder, Ryan Gosling and many others.
The studio is yet to comment on any reports regarding casting.
Fifty Shades of Grey is reportedly set to hit theaters in 2014 and will start filming in London spring of 2014.