Fifty Shades of Grey

Fifty Shades of Grey movie role ruled out by Great Expectation star, Jeremy Irvine

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  • EXCLUSIVE! The British actor tells Marie Claire he’s not interested in the most hotly-desired part in Hollywood

    Almost every actor imaginable has been linked to a role in the Fifty Shades of Grey movie, but we can now most certainly rule Jeremy Irvine out as he tells Marie Claire online he’s not interested.

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    While he promoted his latest starring role, in a new remake of Great Expectations, Jeremy told us: ‘I haven’t read it [Fifty Shades of Grey] there’s a movie in the offering but no, I haven’t gone for it.’

    When we asked why, he was suitably diplomatic adding: ‘I don’t know enough about it to be up for the part.’

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    His current director, Mike Newell, took a more jovial approach to things asking, ‘Is this a dirty book for Watford? It’s a strange thing.’

    What do you think, would Jeremy would make a good Christian Grey? Let us know below.

    Great Expectations is in cinemas 30 November

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