26.03 | 22:09
In the wake of the success of the producers of erotic drama “50 shades of gray” decided to withdraw the continuation of this film, however, they will have to find a new director, as Sam Taylor-Johnson has officially stated that it is not will participate in this project.
«While I will not go back to shoot sequels, I wish every success to those who will take up the second and third films,” – said the director.
In While working on the film adaptation of the novel “50 shades of gray,” she often had a quarrel with the author, 51-year-old James: the writer was against any deviation from the plot of the book, but the director refused to shoot some very explicit scenes.
In February it was announced that James demanded that Universal Studios more control over future sequels and expressed a desire to become a writer for the next part of the film titled “On 50 shades darker.” At the same time, and there were rumors that the project will leave the director Taylor-Johnson and screenwriter Kelly Marcel.
Now, these rumors have been confirmed, and now the producers have to recruit a new team, since the second part of the picture now no script or director. In this regard, the exact date of the film is not yet known.
Let us recall that in Russia the film was released in rent February 12 and collected 705 million rubles.