FIFTY SHADES And BELFAST Star Jamie Dornan Confirms Meeting With Kevin Feige For Potential MCU Role

Belfast star Jamie Dornan has revealed that he's met with Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige, and it sounds like a superhero character could be added to his IMDb page very soon. Read on for details...

Chances are most of you will know Jamie Dornan best for starring in the Fifty Shades of Grey franchise, though the Irish actor has a lot of varied credits to his name. That includes playing a serial killer in BBC's The Fall and a lead role in Kenneth Branagh's recently released Oscar favourite Belfast

In other words, there's more to him than just Christian Grey, and that's something the actor is keen for people to know.

During a recent interview with the New York Times, Dornan expressed an interest in superhero movie roles and shared his admiration for Robert Pattinson. Remember, he's gone from starring in the (popular but critically panned) Twilight series to a number of acclaimed lower budget movies, before landing the role of the Dark Knight himself in 2022's The Batman

"I would be lying if I didn’t admit that I feel like him and his people have played it really cleverly," Dornan says of Pattinson, who is also a friend. "Everything he’s done since ‘Twilight’ has been really smart and beautifully crafted, and those films aren’t financed on his name had he not been in these movies that made billions of dollars."

The site doesn't share a specific quote from the actor, but notes that "Dornan is open about the movies he covets, and he has met with the Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige about donning a cape and tights." 

Marvel Studios frequently meets with actors and filmmakers to gauge interest in their upcoming projects, and while it might take a couple of years, something tells us we'll be seeing Dornan in the MCU. Who he could play remains to be seen, but it sounds like something the Irishman is keen to make a reality.

Who do you think Dornan could play?

Marvel Studios Signs Deal To Resurrect Stan Lee Through Digital Technology And Archival Footage

Marvel Studios Signs Deal To "Resurrect" Stan Lee Through Digital Technology And Archival Footage

MARVEL CINEMATIC UNIVERSE: 10 Costumes The Movies Actually Did BETTER Than The Comics
Recommended For You:

MARVEL CINEMATIC UNIVERSE: 10 Costumes The Movies Actually Did BETTER Than The Comics

DISCLAIMER: This post was submitted by a user who has agreed to our Terms of Service and Community Guidelines. As a user-generated content platform, Comic Book Movie and Best Little Sites LLC is protected under the DMCA... [MORE]
MOON KNIGHT Star Oscar Isaac Reveals The Original Wearer Of The Mr. Knight Costume
In Moon Knight, Mr. Knight was the costume that Steven Grant wore, but Oscar Isaac revealed that the show originally planned for another personality to have the suit.
Marvel Studios Reveals Why MOON KNIGHT Initially Focused On Steven Grant Instead Of Marc Spector
Moon Knight took a different approach to its source material by focusing on Steven Grant, the alternate personality of its (co-)protagonist, Marc Spector. Now, Marvel Studios has revealed why that was.
LOKI Director Kate Herron Explains Why She Decided Not To Return For The Show's Second Season
After doing an excellent job directing the first season of Loki, Kate Herron won't be returning to take the helm of the next batch of episodes, and the filmmaker has now explained her decision...
THOR: LOVE AND THUNDER Director Taika Waititi Shares Hilarious Auto-Caption Fails From New Trailer
"Sure we help them and eventually grape." Following the release of the new trailer for Thor: Love and Thunder, Taika Waititi has Tweeted out some hilariously dreadful attempts at auto-captions.
THOR: LOVE AND THUNDER Official Trailer Sees Gorr The God Butcher Set His Sights On The God Of Thunder
Hot on the heels of that Mission: Impossible - Dead Reckoning Part One trailer from this morning, Marvel Studios has released the official trailer for Thor: Love and Thunder, and it's absolutely epic!