The film will follow Anastasia Steele after accepting Christian Grey’s marriage proposal in the second book/film. She must adjust not only to married life but to her new husband’s wealthy lifestyle and controlling nature.
Daugherty joins franchise stars Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan as Sawyer, the body guard to watch over Johnson’s Anastasia. The film will also include previously cast Kim Basinger, Eric Johnson, Arielle Kebbel, Luke Grimes, and Rita Ora.
James Foley will helm the project with a script adapted from E.L. James’s novel by Niall Leonard. The second film in the series, Fifty Shades Darker, will shoot back-to-back in Paris and Vancouver with Freed.
Daugherty is best known for his role as Noel Kahn on the TV series Pretty Little Liars.
Emily J | Staff Writer