Twilight star Robert Pattinson is the perfect choice to play Christian Grey

Robert Pattinson has fuelled speculation he’s set to play sexy Christian Grey in the 50 Shades Of Grey film after partying with author EL James. Yay!

The writer, who has a say in the casting for the Sam Taylor-Johnson-directed movie, was a guest as the Twilight actor, 27, hosted a birthday bash for director pal Nicholas Jarecki at his LA home at the weekend.

Could Robert and EL James have discussed him starring in the big screen adaptation of her erotic novel at the do? We hope so!

After all, Erika (yeah, that’s her first name) started writing the steamy story as Twilight fan fiction.

Most of my female colleagues are salivating over the idea of R-Pattz, who split with Kristen Stewart recently, naked in the 50 Shades Of Grey film.

The idea of seeing him being all domineering and seductive gets them very excited indeed.

No, not just in that way!

If you’ve seen R-Pattz‘s movies Cosmopolis and Bel Ami, you’ll know that hehas a lot of experience with sex scenes and that he’s a great actor who can go to very dark places, too.

We reckon that’s the right balance for bringing Mr Grey to life.

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