Emma Watson to play lead role in Fifty Shades Of Grey movie?
The 22-year-old actress - who shot to fame as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter
franchise - is reportedly in talks to take up the racy role.
Emma would star as submissive Anastasia alongside Christian Grey, who introduces her to a world of bondage and kinky sex.
The Vampire Diaries
hunk Ian Somerhalder is the frontrunner for the part of Christian, which will be cast by Mike De Luca and Dana Brunetti - the producers of hit Facebook film The Social Network.
Ryan Gosling, Zac Efron
and Robert Pattinson
have also been tipped to take up the role.R-Pattz, 26, could even team up with girlfriend Kristen Stewart, who's desperate to work alongside her Twilight co-star again and has been considered a suitable person to play Anastasia.
When asked if she'd be interested in appearing in the raunchy movie, Kristen, 22, said: "I haven't read the book yet, so I don't know.
"But I'm dying to make another movie with Rob. I think we're a good team, and whatever it is needs to be so ridiculously ambitious ... but I'd love to work with him again."