50 Shades of Grey: Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan in first trailer

Posted on 24 July 2014
By Mark Langshaw
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50 Shades of Grey’s debut trailer has been released, offering fans a glimpse of Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan in their starring roles.

Johnson portrays student journalist Anastasia Steele in the film, with Dornan as business tycoon and BDSM enthusiast Christian Grey.

Based on the popular erotic novel by EL James, 50 Shades of Grey is directed by Sam Taylor-Johnson, who is best known for helming John Lennon biopic Nowhere Boy.

Rita Ora, Marcia Gay Harden, Max Martini, Eloise Mumford and Jennifer Ehle make up the movie’s supporting cast.

James’s novel was followed by two sequels, Fifty Shades Darker and Fifty Shades Freed, and the series has gone on to sell more than 100 million copies worldwide.

50 Shades of Grey will be released on Valentines Day next year.