Apparently the role of Christian Grey was offered to Hollywood Heartthrob Ryan Gosling, but he turned down the highly anticipated 50 Shades of Grey lead.


Sons of Anarchy hunk Charlie Hunnam eventually scored the part of sex crazed billionaire Christian Grey, but the UK actor has been getting some push back from “50 Shades” fan online who wanted E.L. James’ first choice, Robert Pattinson, to take on the project.


The jury is still out over whether or not Charlie can pull it off, but until the flick is released in August 2014 you can enjoy some HOT pics of Hunnam: