THE VAMPIRE DIARIES Star, Ian Somerhalder and GAME OF THRONES star, Emilia Clarke was selected as a suitable celebrity to portray the main character in the novel that will be made a film, FIFTY SHADES OF GREY. Both were selected based on a poll made by DigitalSpy site.
The poll was created by DigitalSpy site because the success achieved by FIFTY SHADES OF GREY novel. Novel that initially only made as a fan fiction of TWILIGHT novel turned into one of the best selling books and fastest selling in Canada. Until now, this novel has sold more than four million copies.
While from the poll results obtained fifteen thousand votes, which put Ian Somerhalder and Emilia Clarke as the highest couple to play the main character in this novel. This couple successful beat the other top star like Emma Watson, Alexander Skarsgard, Ryan Gosling and Kristen Stewart.
Ian Somerhalder get the most votes from readers. Ian was chosen by readers to portray the character of Christian Grey, a company CEO. while Emilia Clarke, selected by readers to portray the character of Anastasia Steele, a college student, who can make Christian Grey fell in love with her.