Charlie HunnamThe fans' reaction to Charlie Hunnam's departure from the Fifty Shades of Grey movie sounded like an explosion. My ears are still ringing! But the most interesting reaction of all might have come from E.L. James herself.

You know, the author of the Fifty Shades of Grey trilogy? She's been pretty darn vocal about her preference for Robert Pattinson to play the role of Christian Grey in the film, so what did she have to say about the Sons of Anarchy star hitting the highway?

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In a series of tweets that went up yesterday, James first sounded a bit gleeful ... and then got down to business. Take a look:

 

 

 

Professional, but ... with a hint of happiness, perhaps?

What do you think of E.L. James' response to Charlie Hunnam not playing Christian Grey?

 

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