September 27, 2016 | Updated at 05:51 AM EDT The Latest Entertainment & Celebrity News

Fifty Shades Of Grey Movie: Justin Bieber Offered a Role In Film? (VIDEO)

Author E.L James can expect her fan base to widen to a much younger demographic. Justin Bieber started a rumor that he will appear in the film adaptation of James' best-selling erotic novel "Fifty Shades of Grey" during his guest appearance on the British late night talk show "The Jonathan Ross Show." The pop singer sparked the rumor on Saturday, Sept. 15. "They actually want me to be in the movie," said Bieber with a straight face referring to James' upcoming film.

By Sonya Magett, EnStars on Sep 17, 2012 01:58 PM EDT
facebook tweet this pin it reddit plus
Sign Up for Newsletter
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber (Photo : Reuters)

Author E.L James can expect her fan base to widen to a much younger demographic.

Justin Bieber started a rumor that he will appear in the film adaptation of James' best-selling erotic novel "Fifty Shades of Grey" during his guest appearance on the British late night talk show "The Jonathan Ross Show." The pop singer sparked the rumor on Saturday, Sept. 15.

"They actually want me to be in the movie," said Bieber with a straight face referring to James' upcoming film.

After the live studio audience went wild, a few seconds later the 18-year-old shook his head at the crowd, laughed and said "Just kidding, just kidding." 

According to a report, the live crowd had to be calmed down after Bieber's comment.

The "Boyfriend" singer's joke set a flurry of remarks on Twitter following his appearance.

"YES. @justinbieber, can you please be in Fifty Shades of Grey?!?!" tweeted a follower with the handle "Justin Bieber Army".

"You know what's more mockable than Justin Bieber being offered a role in Fifty Shades of Grey? Having read Fifty Shades of Grey," tweeted another use.

The author of the hugely successful "Fifty Shades Of Grey" novel series revealed the top picks of who she thinks should be cast to play the lead role of Christian Grey. As she attended an event to promote the "Fifty Shades of Grey" album in London, she reportedly admitted that "now every other tweet" is about Matt Bomer, Ian Somerhalder or Ryan Gosling.

She later retracted by admitting, "The thing is that if I say I want 'so-and-so' to do it and then they don't want to... it's just best to keep your mouth shut."

For more of Bieber's interview with Ross discussing marriage and Selena Gomez, check out the video below.

© 2016 Enstarz, All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without permission.

  • SEARCH ENSTARS

Latest News

Comic-Con International 2016 - 'Sherlock' Press Room

‘Doctor Strange’ Movie News: The Casting of Benedict Cumberbatch Causes Production Delay

The release of "Doctor Strange" in cinemas was set even before the filming starts. However, the production was willing to reschedule as long as Benedict Cumberbatch says yes to play the superhero.

The IMDb Yacht At San Diego Comic-Con 2016: Day Two

‘Vikings’ Season 4, Part 2 Spoilers: What will happen to the world of the Vikings as Ragnar Lothbrok’s death approaches?

Even before “Vikings” Season 4, part 2 premiered, the death of Ragnar Lothbrok has become the talk of the town and with this comes the big question on Kattegat’s fate and the series’ future.

Mars Crashed UFO?

Did NASA's Curiosity Mission Just Confirm Aliens Exist On Mars?

A recent photograph taken by NASA's Curiosity Rover has UFO aficionados excited.

MacBook Pro

Will the 2016 MacBook Pro be a Marriage of Intel and AMD

It appears that Apple might be doing something rather unconventional with the 2016 MacBook Pro.

Fruit Ninja Game

Mobile game 'Fruit Ninja' soon to bounce on the big screen

After "The Angry Birds Movie," "Fruit Ninja" is reportedly getting the big screen treatment soon. The movie will be produced by Tripp Vinson and the script will be written by J.P. Lavin and Chad Damiani — the duo behind "How to Survive a Garden Gnome Attack."

Real Time Analytics