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She was part of one of last year’s highest grossing movie, making it the most successful erotic thriller of all time. This is about Hollywood starlet Dakota Johnson and her blockbuster movie debut in Fifty Shades of Grey (2015). As there’s hardly one one who’s missed this “bondage” drama, we figure everyone’s going to be interested to know what’s happening in it’s sequel Fifty Shades Darker.

With the raining success of Fifty Shades of Grey, it’s lead actress Dakota Johnson became world-popular overnight. A major credit to the movie’s successful box office run goes to Dakota Johnson, who boldly took the acting part in a movie that involved a lot of explicit love-making scenes.

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Nothing’s left for imagination about Dakota Johnson’s beauty as the actress bared it all along with giving a stellar performance. It worked so well that the movie made over half a billion dollars in worldwide box office, one hell of a debut breakthrough for Dakota and her “on-screen” lover and actor Jamie Dornan. That’s enough for a reason to check out five things about the upcoming Dakota Johnson movie, Fifty Shades Darker.

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5 Things To Know About Fifty Shades Darker

Fifty Shades Darker Plot

The sequel will carry on with the Fifty Shades story of Anastasia Steele (Dakota) and Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan). The plot of Fifty Shades Darker will see Anastasia break up with Christian Grey after getting intimidated by his dark secrets. In this erotic drama, Christian pursues Ana and she gives in to his sensual adventures, once again. At the same time, Christian faces demons from his past, only to know that he’s truly in love with Ana. But, Ana has to confront angry and envied women from Christian’s erotic past that leaves her confused if she’s going to end up like them.

New Fifty Shades Cast

Fifty Shades Darker will be directed by James Foley, the director of erotic-thriller Perfect Stranger (2007). While Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson will return as the lead characters Ana and Christian, the sequel will see some new faces playing “shadier” characters. Actress Marcia Gay Harden will be playing Christian’s mother Grace Grey and will be joined by British pop diva Rita Ora as Chritian’s sister Mia.

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Hollywood’s all-time favorite bombshell Kim Basinger will play the mysterious role of Elena Lincoln. The hottest new addition to Fifty Shades Darker is Bella Heathcote, an 28-year-old Australian beauty with eyes that will melt your heart out. She will be seen as Leila and will be joined by Canadian actor Eric Johnson, who creates troubles for Christian as Jack Hyde.

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About Tyler Hoechlin

Another addition to Fifty Shades Darker is actor Tyler Hoechlin. According to Hollywood Life, Tyler Hoechlin plays the role of Boyce Fox in the sequel. The Teen Wolf-actor has already made his movie debut with breakout role opposite Tom Hanks, playing his son in Road to Perdition (2002). The actor is expected to bring the thrill into Christian’s life.

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The Sequel’s Nudity

And, a Fifty Shades movie won’t be without some explicit sex scenes. Nudity in Fifty Shades Darker will be even more tactile as Movie Pilot reports suggest Jamie Dornan may join the actresses for full frontal scenes. The film will see Dakota and Bella strip down to nothing as the get steamy with Grey’s desires.

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Release Date

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As tempting as it is, Fifty Shades Darker is scheduled to release in next year, not this year. So, stay composed till Fifty Shades Darker gets released on February 10, 2017. It will be the year’s Valentine’s weekend, so make sure your Miss Steele or Master Grey and watch the darkest romance return with even more thrills!