Sam Taylor-Johnson To Direct Fifty Shades of Grey

E L James took to Twitter to announce the newest player on Team Fifty’s roster . . .

I’m delighted & thrilled to let you guys know that Sam Taylor-Johnson has agreed to direct the film of Fifty Shades of Grey.

“Sam’s unique ability to gracefully showcase complex relationships dealing with love, emotion and sexual chemistry make her the ideal director to bring Christian and Anastasia’s relationship to life,” said De Luca.   “E L James’ characters and vivid storytelling require a director who is willing to take risks and push the envelope where needed and Sam is a natural fit.”

 

“I am excited to be charged with the evolution of ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ from page to screen,” said Taylor-Johnson. “For the legions of fans, I want to say that I will honor the power of Erika’s book and the characters of Christian and Anastasia.  They are under my skin too.”

 

Source: The Wrap

We look forward to learning more about Taylor-Johnson, also from across the pond, in the days and weeks ahead.

This is the key player we were missing. Say it with us everyone . . . let the casting begin!!

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