‘Fifty Shades Darker’ Cast Update: Ian Somerhalder to Play the Role of Jack Hyde?

By April Lara | 1 year ago
‘Fifty Shades Darker’ Cast Update: Ian Somerhalder to Play the Role of Jack Hyde?

Who will play the role of Jack Hyde in “Fifty Shades Darker?” The last few weeks, speculations have gone around saying that Henry Cavill will be joining the erotic E.L. James trilogy but he was quick to shut down these rumors. The question now is, who will really play Hyde?

Some people are rooting for “The Vampire Diaries” star Ian Somerhalder, Realty Today reported. He’s sexy, mysterious and just really oozing hot. He seems to be the perfect fit for the “Fifty Shades Darker” role. According to Melty, Somerhalder is a great choice for Universal Pictures and E.L. James due to the character that he plays on The CW’s “TVD.”


Jack Hyde will be Anastasia Steele’s new boss on “Fifty Shades Darker” and he will also try to have his way around Anastasia, which will infuriate Christian Grey. It is a known fact that Grey and Steele will end up together but fans are really excited for the introduction of Hyde and how he’s going to stir things up in the second installment of “Fifty Shades of Grey.” In fact, more and more fans are growing more interest on Jack Hyde’s storyline, which is why they can’t wait to know who’s playing the role.

Somerhalder hasn’t confirmed yet whether he’s joining “Fifty Shades Darker” neither anyone from the team of the upcoming movie sequel.

“Fifty Shades Darker” will hit theaters on Feb. 27, 2015 in the U.S.

What do you think of Somerhalder as Jack Hyde? Do you think he’s a good fit for the role? Who are you rooting for? Let us know by posting your comments below!

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