Fifty Shades Of Grey Movie: Producers Appointed
Duo responsible for The Social Network to produce erotic novel adaptation...
Producers have been appointed for the planned movie adaptation of erotic novel Fifty Shades of Grey.
Mike De Luca and Dana Brunetti, who produced The Social Network together, have been announced by Universal Pictures as the personnel in charge of the eagerly anticipated film.
Digital Spy quoted Donna Langley, co-chairman of Universal, as saying: "I am thrilled that Mike has joined Team Fifty. He brings a passion for and in-depth understanding of the characters and story, and a wealth of experience in making quality films.
"At its core, Fifty Shades of Grey is a complex love story, requiring a delicate and sophisticated hand to bring it to the big screen.
"Mike and Dana's credits more than exemplify what we need in creative partners and we're glad to have them as part of our team."
De Luca, who has also worked on American History X and Moneyball, expressed his happiness to be working on the film.
He said: "Dana and I are both grateful and honoured to be invited to join this team.
"We deeply respect and admire the kinds of films Donna, James and Jeb have been responsible for and are very excited to be joining Erika in a collaboration to bring her vision of this once in a lifetime, provocative and resonant love story to the screen."
Lucy Hale is the latest actress to express an interest in a role in the movie.