Jamie Dornan Reveals Why He Didn't Go Full Frontal in 'Fifty Shades'

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He's certainly no prude, but Jamie Dornan is in favor of keeping his private parts under wraps -- literally. In a new interview with Elle, the Fifty Shades Freed actor revealed that there's a reason he didn't go full frontal (save for a partial penis cameo in the first film in 2015) in any of the films -- it just wasn't necessary. 

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  • When asked about a rumor that he was offered an additional $1 million to do full-frontal, the actor joked, "It was $30 million -- to show one testicle."

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  • Oh, Jamie. You slay us.


  • In all seriousness though, Jamie didn't get nekkid in the flick because it just wasn't integral to the story.

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    "No, that whole thing with offering more money to go nude?" Jamie said. "That didn't happen." 

    He also added that, given the right circumstance, he might. "I don't know if I said I wouldn't. You see my arse quite a lot. That doesn't really bother me. You see a lot of Dakota's tits. I would show my tits if I had them. I just thought, 'We don't need to be flashing the rest if it's not essential to the story.' We're not making porn, as much as people think we are."

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  • In an interview with Jimmy Kimmel recently, Jamie also talked about the "modesty pouch" he was given on set to keep his privates private.


    "You're sort of presented with a few options and sizes. They're all skin-colored -- but, like, if you'd gotten jaundice. That color. Like an ill person," he said. "I picked one out. Everyone had left the room. As I was putting it on, I saw a little label stitched inside. It said, 'Inmate No. 3. [Thinking it'd been used], I very nearly puked. As my genitals came to a rest at the bottom of this thing, I thought, 'Someone has worn this.' I actually called the wardrobe assistant. I was like, 'Dude, what the f--k? This is secondhand?' He said, 'No, trust me.' But he lost my trust."

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  • So there we have it. No full frontal from Jamie.

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    Well, for Fifty Shades at least. For the right role, you never know. 

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