When author E.L. James first talked casting for "Fifty Shades Of Grey," fans had a lot of opinions on who should play Christian Grey.
Some felt passionately that Christian Bale should be the lead. Hmm, we wonder why? Could it be because he shares the same name as the character?
Nope, it's something else.
Does the character of Christian Grey seem a bit familiar?
Because he's got an awful lot in common with Bruce Wayne, aka Batman. In fact, some people think they're the same guy.
In "Fifty Shades," Jamie Dornan played a mysterious, intense, billionaire playboy who likes to fly and is hiding a dark secret.
In the "Batman" films, Christian Bale played a mysterious, intense, billionaire playboy who likes to fly and is hiding a dark secret.