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Fifty Shades of Grey doesn't hit theaters until 2015, but there are already trailers galore on the web that give us a preview. Fan-made previews, but still.

Ever since Jamie Dornan was cast as Christian Grey, fans have assumed, or at least hoped, that he and Dakota Johnson have the right kind of chemistry.

Charlie Hunnam, before bailing on the Fifty Shades of Grey movie and being replaced by Dornan this fall, had cited "a tangible chemistry" with Johnson.

A chemistry, he said, that "felt exciting and fun and weird and compelling." Gulp. The million-dollar question: Do Jamie and Dakota possess a similar spark?

This unofficial Fifty Shades of Grey trailer seeks to shed some light on the subject:

Wow. Obviously, this sexy footage of the two actors is nothing like we'll see in the actual trailer, which should be coming out next summer sometime.

They're not even together in the roles shown above. Still, if it helps you envision them as Christian and Ana at all, what you're envisioning is likely pretty hot.

No offense to Charlie Hunnam, but Jamie Dornan is rather dashing, don't you think? The more you watch trailers like this, the better choice he appears.

Speaking of which ... watch a bunch more of them after the jump!

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The countdown is on, THGers. It is so very on.

It's late in the year, which means we are revealing the finalists for, and eventually the winner of, our site's prestigious, arbitrary, 7th Annual Celebrity of the Year honor.

Kate Upton heated everything up at #10, Walter White cooked his way into our hearts at #9 and Jennifer Lawrence stole them at #8. Now, our seventh finalist ...

Christian Grey!

Jamie Dornan: Christian Grey

We thought about giving this slot to Jamie Dornan, who will bring Christian Grey to life in the Fifty Shades of Grey movie adaptation of EL James' books.

It was Christian who left more of a mark on 2013 than Dornan, however. In fact, the actor who will actually play him on screen was only recently revealed.

He wasn't even the first person announced as the lead character. That was Charlie Hunnam, who went on to bail on the sexy project for unspecified reasons.

Prior to the casting of Hunnam and the re-casting of the role with Dornan, never has there been more speculation, debate and opinion over a movie character.

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Jamie Dornan is going all out in the role of Christian Grey. The 31-year-old Fifty Shades of Grey star will go full-frontal for the film, according to reports.

E.L. James' novel was already the most uncomfortable thing you've ever had to discuss with your mom. Now the movie is ready to up the awkwardness tenfold.

Then again, you really can't blame the man, or the producers.

Christian Grey spends a lot of time naked, so it’s no surprise that Jamie Dornan will strip down during his time in the Red Room of Pain. No holds barred.

Co-star Dakota Johnson will be nude quite often, as well.

It's Christian who fans care about, though, and in casting the role, producers realized that fans want the movie to be just as erotic as the book that inspired it.

They shall have their wish, as Dornan will deliver.

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Callum Keith Rennie has joined the Fifty Shades of Grey cast.

The British actor - who has appeared in such dramas as Battlestar Galactica, The Killing and The Firm - will come on board the sexual thriller as Ray Steele, Anastasia's stepfather.

The character is the ex-husband of Anastasia's mother, though the heroine considers Ray to be her "real" dad.

Callum Keith Rennie Picture

Dakota Johnson, of course, will portray Anastasia in the big screen adaption of this bestseller, while Jamie Dornan is in as Christian Grey.

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Marcia Gay Harden will play Christian Grey's adoptive mother, Dr. Grace Trevelyan Grey, in the Fifty Shades of Grey film, according to reports.

Harden, MG

The casting news comes on the heels of reports that British singer Rita Ora will take to the big screen project as well as Christian Grey's sister, Mia.

Harden joins stars Jamie Dornan (Christian Grey) and Dakota Johnson (Anastasia Steele) in the erotic E.L. James adaptation set for a 2015 release.

Other notable co-stars in 50 Shades are Luke Grimes, who will play Elliot Grey, and Eloise Mumford, who'll be Anastasia's best friend, Kate Kavanagh.

Rounding out the cast are Victor Rasuk as Ana's close friend Jose, Jennifer Ehle as Anastasia's mom, Carla, and Max Martini as Grey's bodyguard.

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Rita Ora has been cast in Fifty Shades of Grey, according to reports. She will play Mia, the adopted younger sister of Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan).

Ora, Rita

Ora confirmed the news on her Twitter Monday, announcing that she will play the role of Mia in the film adaptation of EL James' sexy novel trilogy.

A 23-year-old, Albanian-born British singer, Ora is best known for her music career, including her album Ora and breakout hit single "Hot Right Now."

She is most definitely that. Rita has been compared to Rihanna in the UK and is also known for her ugly breakup with Kim Kardashian's brother Rob.

The Fifty Shades of Grey movie stars Dakota Johnson as Anastasia Steele, a college student who falls for a mysterious and handsome billionaire.

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The Fifty Shades of Grey movie is actually going to happen. Finally, after over a year of speculation and months of delays, the production is underway.

Producer Dana Brunetti Tweeted a photo of a film slate from the set Sunday with the caption, "Here we go." Sadly, there were no whips or chains visible:

50 Shades of Grey Underway

Once targeted to hit theaters next summer, the movie adaptation of EL James' novel has been pushed back due to casting changes and other factors.

The sexy motion picture is now slated for release February 13, 2015.

While everyone has their opinions regarding the casting, it shouldn't come as news to anyone that Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson are now the film's leads.

See them filming some of the early scenes for the flick below ...

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Veteran actor Max Martini has joined the cast of the much-anticipated Fifty Shades of Grey movie. He will play Christian Grey’s bodyguard, according to reports.

Max Martini Pic

Martini made a splash in 2013 (pun intended) as a leader of the Navy Seal team in Captain Phillips, as well as one of the main leads in Pacific Rim.

He also had a memorable arc on Revenge Season 1.

In Fifty Shades of Grey, Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan will portray Ana and Christian, the billionaire who Martini's character will be protecting.

The 43-year-old actor joins recently announced actors Luke Grimes, Victor Rasuk, Eloise Mumford and Jennifer Ehle in the 50 Shades film adaptation.

Reports indicate that the film will finally begin production sometime in early December and will arrive in theaters nationwisde on February 13, 2015.

Valentine's Day, natch. Bring your cuffs.

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Fifty Shades Of Grey may be a guilty pleasure for most, but for one creator of fan fiction based on the hit novel, things are getting a whole lot heavier.

Fifty Shades of Sin is based on the volatile, abusive relationship between Rihanna and Chris Brown, which continues to make headlines to this day.

J. Lola penned her thinly veiled version of the two music superstars' story, and you can find it on Amazon, where it is being sold for the Kindle.

Lola describes Fifty Shades Of Sin as "the strange story of Robyn and Chris, and how they find love in," wait for it ... wait ... "a HOPELESS PLACE."

"From the moment they meet, their attraction is explosive. They fall hard for each other," she writes. "They crave each other every minute of the day.

"However, [Robyn and Chris] just can’t be together. This is a story about love, but it explores the difficulties, sacrifices, and pain that love brings as well."

Deep.

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Eloise Mumford will Anastasia Steele’s roommate in Fifty Shades of Grey, scoring one of the final big roles to cast before the film goes into production.

The casting of Kate Kavanagh had been a high priority for the Fifty Shades of Grey movie brain trust after Charlie Hunnam was cast as Christian Grey.

Now we have her, despite much bigger names being rumored for the part (which was also true regarding every other part in the upcoming film).

Universal was looking at actresses for the role and testing girls with Dakota Johnson, but Hunnam’s exit moved producers' focus back to Christian.

Jamie Dornan ultimately replaced Hunnam as the male lead and Jennifer Ehle and Luke Grimes joined the cast, with Sam Taylor-Johnson directing.

Kate Kavanagh is lead character Ana Steele’s best friend and her polar opposite. She is also said to be drop-dead gorgeous, leaving men panting.

She and Elliott Grey (Grimes) also begin a romantic relationship.

Prior to getting her start in film and TV, Mumford, 27, served as understudy to Elisabeth Moss in the David Mamet Broadway play Speed-the-Plow.

She is best known for her work on The River and Lone Star, plus ABC's pilot Reckless. What do you think of Eloise Mumford as Kate Kavanagh?

 

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