On Tuesday, Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan started shooting their first scenes of“Fifty Shades Darker” in Vancouver, Canada.
The two were spotted locking lips under the rain for a steamy kissing scene in the highly anticipated sequel to “Fifty Shades of Grey,” which will hit theaters on February 10, 2017.
It has just been announced that hunky actors Tyler Hoechlin and Brant Daugherty are joining the franchise. Hoechlin, who is appearing in the sequel, is taking on the role of Boyce Fox, the first author signed by Ana after she becomes an editor at publishing company SIP. Daugherty will be in the third film, “Fifty Shades Freed,” as Luke Sawyer, a bodyguard who is hired by Christian to look after Anastasia.
After the announcement, Brant wrote on Twitter, "Thanks for the warm welcome @E_L_James! I can't say how excited I am to bring Sawyer to life #FiftyShades."
The “Fifty Shades” franchise also stars Luke Grimes, Eloise Mumford, Victor Rasuk, Rita Ora, Max Martini, Marcia Gay Harden, Kim Basinger, Bella Heathcote, Eric Johnson, Fay Masterson, and Robinne Lee.
The cast is shooting "Fifty Shades Darker” and “Fifty Shades Freed” back to back.