The Social Network Producers On Board For Fifty Shades Of Grey
Posted on Tue Jul 10, 2012 09:00 AM PDT

shadesofgrey_200.jpgLOS ANGELES, California (x17online) - E. L. James' seductive novel has found its producers for its big screen adaptation.

Michael De Luca and Dana Brunetti, the men behind the critical hit The Social Network, will join forces again to work on an film for Fifty Shades of Grey, Universal Pictures and Focus Features announced Monday.

The studios bought the rights to the bestselling book for $5 million. The book, which revolves around a love affair between a billionaire and a college student, have sold over 31 million copies worldwide.

“At its core, Fifty Shades of Grey is a complex love story, requiring a delicate and sophisticated hand to bring it to the big screen,” said Universal co-chairman Donna Langley in a statement. “Mike and Dana’s credits more than exemplify what we need in creative partners, and we’re glad to have them as part of our team.”