Jamie Dornan, Dakota Johnson Delighted Over ‘Fifty Shades Darker’ Success, Box Office Hit [Report]
Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson are said to be delighted over the result of "Fifty Shades Darker." This was after it has been claimed that the second movie has surpassed the first film, "Fifty Shades of Grey."
New reports were telling that the said movie is doing well as the box office specifically internationally. With this, some reports were claiming that the two stars are laughing all the way to the bank these days.
As reported by Deadline, "Fifty Shades Darker" was able to pull in $277 million dollars in ticket sales globally. Apart from this, the movie is still holding on to the number one spot at the box office with sales of &43.7 million dollars during its February 17th weekend.
Some even believe that the movie is doing better than what the first film did during its first outing. Because of this, many assumed that this second instalment might be able to pull in more money that the first movie since it dominated most box offices around the world.
However, a lot were surprised that "Fifty Shades Darker" which starred Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson was able to exceed the people's expectations. Some even shared that the second film is more difficult to watch than the first one and it people mocked it.
Apart from this, the producers of the said film were even bothered that Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson were not helping for the film's promotion. They claimed that the two stars were not doing their part to promote "Fifty Shades Darker."
Jamie even shared before that he is not into the character of Christian Grey. Additionally, he said that someone like Ian Somerhalder should be the one portraying the role instead of him.
Several critics believe that Jamie Dornan has started to distance himself from the Fifty Shades franchise. But he can't deny that his role as Christian Grey has helped him become a household name. But reports were escalating that he wants to do bigger projects.
But since "Fifty Shades Darker" has managed to pull in a large amount of money, Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson are not complaining anymore as per Heat World. Both of them are aware that the franchise has helped them established their careers and changed their lives as well.
Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson might be very delighted that all their hard work has finally paid off. With the success of "Fifty Shades Darker," some are already expecting if this will be surpassed by the third instalment of the film later on.