EL James’ Husband Writing ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Sequel (Exclusive)
April 22, 2015 - Fifty Shades of Grey
Mr. Fifty Shades is removing in on a action.
Niall Leonard, who is married and has dual sons with a British author, is an author himself, in further to being a screenwriter. He’s created for a British TV shows Air Force One Is Down and Wire in a Blood, among others. He’s also a author of a Crusher book series. He also worked on a book for a initial Fifty Shades though was not credited.
“Niall is an superb author in his possess right, with mixed determined credits, and we are propitious to have him join Team Fifty,” says producer Michael De Luca in a matter to THR.
James, whose genuine name is Erika Leonard, has been credited with gripping a clever volume of artistic control when it comes to Universal’s adaptations of her books. On a initial film, she clashed with executive Sam Taylor-Johnson about many aspects of a film, including a ending. Neither Taylor-Johnson nor screenwriter Kelly Marcel are returning for a sequel.
Due to a exit of Taylor-Johnson and Marcel, and a fact that stars Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan, are negotiating for some-more income for a sequel, there hasn’t been most news on a follow-up. The initial film warranted a large $568.8 million worldwide.
There have been rumors encircling that James wanted to write a screenplay herself. But carrying her father work on it might be a happy concede given he has screenwriting knowledge that James lacks.
He’s repped by Valerie Hoskins in a U.K.