Seeking: an actress around 22-years-old who is slim with long hair, blue eyes, pale skin and full lips.

Could the search for someone to play Anastasia Steele in the upcoming film version of 50 Shades of Grey finally be over?

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The movie is set to premiere next summer, so the clock is ticking—but new rumors suggest Ben and Kate star Dakota Johnson is a “serious contender” for the racy role!


According to TheWrap, 23-year-old Dakota, who is the daughter of Don Johnson and Melanie Griffith, is getting a lot of attention and her name has come up quite a lot around Universal Studios lately.

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Right now both Universal and Dakota’s reps are refusing to comment on the rumors, but if Dakota does get the gig, who would be perfect for the part of Christian Grey?

As has reported, E L James advises fans to think outside the box when guessing who will land the hottest role in Hollywood. The British author says that the winning actor “may not be who people expect.”

Who do you want to see play the parts of Anastasia and Christian? Follow me on twitter for more entertainment news, and then tell us your thoughts in the comments section or tweet us @OKMagazine.

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