This week the Fifty Shades of Grey movie has added two supporting stars to its roster.
Christian Grey’s bodyguard Jason Taylor will be played by Max Martini. The kind character is Christian’s best bodyguard and leads the businessman’s security team. In the book by E.L. James, Anastasia compares Jason to her step-dad Ray because of their respective military backgrounds. Martini has had roles in Pacific Rim and Captain Phillips.
Anastasia’s roommate Kate will be played by Eloise Mumford. In the books, the character is Anastasia’s best friend and ends up marrying Christian’s older brother. Kate and Anastasia first meet at Washington State University during their first year at the school. Unlike Ana, Kate is outgoing and is your typical 22-year-old.