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Jennifer Ehle Joining ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’ As Anastasia Steele’s Mother

Jennifer Ehle Joining ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’ As Anastasia Steele’s MotherJennifer Ehle Joining ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’ As Anastasia Steele’s Mother

EXCLUSIVE: Universal Pictures and Focus Features are negotiating with Jennifer Ehle to play the role of Carla in Fifty Shades Of Grey. Carla is the mother of Anastasia Steele, she’s a strong Southern woman on her fourth marriage. Dakota Johnson plays Anastasia and Charlie Hunnam plays Christian Grey in the Sam Taylor-Johnson directed adaptation of the EL James novel trilogy that is being produced by Michael De Luca and Dana Brunetti. Ehle recently wrapped the Jose Padilha-directed Robocop and the Alan Rickman-directed A Little Chaos. She was last seen most memorably in the Kathryn Bigelow-directed Zero Dark Thirty. She’s repped by ICM Partners.

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