Britney Spears Plays Casting Director: She Wants James Franco to Replace Charlie Hunnam In ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’

Britney Spears would like to see James Franco tackle the erotic role of Mr. Christian Grey in 'Fifty Shades of Grey.'

Britney Spears would like to see James Franco tackle the erotic role of Mr. Christian Grey in 'Fifty Shades of Grey.'

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We love Britney Spears, but we think she should maybe stick to her day job! No hard feelings Brit, but we think you’re way better at singing, dancing, performing—anything, really—than you are at casting!

While in Europe promoting her new single, “Work Btch,” the princess of pop stopped by KISS-FM UK, where she was asked who she’d love to see replace Charlie Hunnam in Fifty Shades of Grey—and her answer really took us by surprise!

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“I love James Franco, I think he’s really cool,” she revealed!

However, Melvin—one of the hosts of Rickie, Melvin and Charlie in the Morning—suggested Ryan Gosling, but the 31-year-old popstar admitted she had different plans for him!

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“I had a dream about him last night,” she confessed. When one of the hosts accused her of having a naughty dream, she quickly added, “it wasn’t like that, we were just talking having a conversation… I wish it was like that!

Stars are just like us—they even crush on Ryan Gosling!

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Melvin also asked Brit about the rumors that she’s collaborating with Lady Gaga on her upcoming album, Britney Jean; despite the big grin on her face—Brit remained tight-lipped.

“Umm, you’ll have to wait and see,” she teased.

Watch the full interview:

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