Taylor Swift’s BF in ‘Blank Space’ Auditioned for ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’
November 13, 2014 - Fifty Shades of Grey
Meet Sean O’Pry, a dude who gathering Taylor Swift to daze in her new “Blank Space” video. The GIF-tastic song video facilities O’Pry as a theme of Swift’s affections – that is, until she starts behaving out all a gnarly rumors about her “crazy” adore life.
That pricey dungeon phone? Oops, it finished adult in a pool. How about those costly dress shirts? Ms. Swift was customarily contrast out her new scissors. And that singular automobile that Swift destroys with a golf club? Well, that wasn’t indeed a real Shelby AC Cobra, so it’s all good.
This wasn’t O’Pry’s initial time during a crazy rodeo, though. He told Access Hollywood that he auditioned for a purpose of Christian Grey in “Fifty Shades of Grey” approach behind in a day. That purpose went to underpants indication Jamie Dornan, whose prior behaving work in film and on TV apparently gave him a chops that some of a others lacked.
“I consider it was some-more a behaving ability during a time,” O’Pry told a show, before charity Jamie his congrats. However, he’s study tough to file his craft, so Hollywood improved watch out.
“For a final year, I’ve been doing critical studies, so it’s utterly cool. Right now, I’m customarily studying. Not reading anything or going out on anything – I’m customarily perplexing to get better,” O’Pry said.
Hey, what about that Harry Styles fan fic “Fifty Shades”-style flick? O’Pry already has a onscreen knowledge of personification Swift’s boyfriend, after all. We’re customarily saying.
[Via Access Hollywood]
Gallery | 10 Movies With Casting Gimmicks
- ‘The Expendables’ (2010)
It competence not have given Sly and Arnie their initial loyal co-starring gimmick, though it was adequate to sell this film on a twin — and their associate Planet Hollywood partner Bruce Willis – being in one stage together. The whole indicate of a film seemed to be to expel a garland of aging movement heavies in a kind of mass team-ups we’d design from a comics some-more than cinema — and afterwards find a tract for them. The guilty fun continued in “The Expendables 2,” where Stallone got to rescue Schwarzenegger and afterwards quarrel alongside him and Willis as good as Chuck Norris. Now there’s a third installment in a works.
- ‘Heat’ (1995)
Robert De Niro and Al Pacino played a dual categorical characters of “The Godfather: Part II,” though they never common a shade given their stories took place during opposite times. Twenty-one years later, they were brought together by Michael Mann as enemies in a cat-and-mouse situation. That indeed meant they still didn’t get too many shade time together, though that customarily done their brief face-to-face all a some-more sparkling when it happened. There’s an power to their common moments that creates clarity in a context of a film itself, though it’s also towering by a two-decade wait to see these actors gnaw a stage together.
- ‘Righteous Kill’ (2008)
Thirteen years later, De Niro and Pacino were reunited for this buddy-cop thriller. This time a thought of saying a maestro actors operative together was not adequate to make adult for an differently common movie. To make matters worse, it enclosed a treacherous turn that customarily hurt viewers. When it comes to casting stunts, a some-more shade time that is common by a gimmicky pairing, a some-more expected a extraneous interest won’t final to a finish.
- ‘The Score’ (2001)
Al Pacino isn’t a customarily “Godfather” actor that De Niro was interconnected adult with as an apparent stunt. This 2001 film saw a immature Vito Corleone behaving alongside a aged Don Vito Corleone, Marlon Brando. And afterwards there was Edward Norton co-starring and ostensible really out of place. Of course, he finished adult giving a best opening in a movie, substantially given a other guys didn’t have to do some-more that customarily uncover adult and be who they are.
- ‘Shark Tale’ (2004)
Yes, it’s another film with De Niro, who is customarily apparently a many gimmick-laden actor who ever lived. This time it’s customarily his voice, lent to a impression of a mafioso shark impression in this DreamWorks Animation feature. That would simply be a bit of typecasting alone, though he’s assimilated in a kids’ film by during slightest 3 other mob-type actors who co-starred with him in “Goodfellas” (Michael Imperioli, Frank Vincent and Vincent Pastore — all of whom were also in “The Sopranos”). For a cherry on top, “Goodfellas” executive Martin Scorsese is partial of a ensemble, too, as a puffer fish.
- ‘Small Soldiers’ (1998)
Before “Shark Tale,” a best voice-acting casting gimmick was in this Joe Dante film about sentient movement figures. There are dual sets of reunited ensembles here, one for a “good” guys and one for a “bad.” Providing a vocals for a troops heroes is a expel from “The Dirty Dozen” — George Kennedy, Ernest Borgnine, Jim Brown, and Clint Walker (Richard Jaeckel had already died, so his partial went to Bruce Dern). And as for their visitor adversaries, 3 of them are a members of Spinal Tap — Christopher Guest, Harry Shearer, and Michael McKean.
- ‘Wall-E’ (2008)
Hardly an try to woo in audiences to a Pixar sci-fi film that had copiousness of other appealing qualities, a casting of Sigourney Weaver as a ship’s mechanism voice was customarily topping on a cake. Director Andrew Stanton dictated entirely for a curtsy to “Alien,” that had a possess boat with a womanlike voice (called “Mother”) for a mechanism mainframe.
- ‘Election’ (1999)
Wouldn’t it be neat to see Ferris Bueller (Matthew Broderick) grow adult to turn a teacher? It’s kind of identical to a thought of saying a youthful derelict grow adult to be a cop. Or customarily saying an actor who customarily plays a bad man now play a good guy, and clamp versa. Fortunately, a answer to that doubt customarily got us in a door, and a sophomore underline bid from Alexander Payne was a shining film all a own, one that eventually had us meditative some-more about a new cinema icon, Tracy Flick, than Bueller.
- ‘Scream’ (1995)
Drew Barrymore had indeed been expel as a lead in Wes Craven’s self-aware fear movie, though by a time it went into prolongation she had to behind out for other commitments. She did have time to play a lady who gets killed in a initial few minutes, however. It seemed as if a selling dialect was never told of a purpose switch in a fact that Barrymore was a many distinguished face on a film’s strange poster. But rather than feeling cheated, savvy moviegoers competence have appreciated a evident turn as being an loyalty to “Psycho,” that likewise repelled audiences by expelling a biggest star early on.
- ‘Grudge Match’ (2013)
Stallone appears to a subsequent aristocrat of casting stunts given he’s got another one out this December. This time he’ll be interconnected with, yep, Robert De Niro, that isn’t a sum newness on a possess — they formerly common a shade in “Copland.” Then again, they any starred in one of a biggest fighting dramas ever made. The simple pull of “Grudge Match” is that we’re saying Rocky Balboa in a ring contra Jake LaMotta of “Raging Bull,” and both of them are approach past their prime. No matter who wins a fight, hopefully we all win with a gratifying film surrounding this stunt.
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