There is one thing that fifty shades of Grey” star Dakota Johnson owed her co-star Jamie Dornan. This thing is very important for actors like them – support. Without Dornan’s support for her as an actress, she could have failed in the portrayal of her role.

Doing sexy scenes like the ones they did in the “Fifty Shades” franchise was very challenging. Aside from the fact that filming sex scenes takes hours of mind conditioning and physical preparation, the actual delivery of dialogues and the projection of the perfect facial expression are very tiring for an actor.

Jamie Dornan supported Dakota Johnson in portraying Anastasia Steele

Dakota Johnson admitted that without Jamie Dornan, she could have given up on her role as Anastasia Steele. He tried to make her feel comfortable and protected while filming their intimate scenes. The husband of Amelia Warner revealed that he has to ensure that Johnson was properly covered after filming.

He also gave her the assurance that she can trust her. Johnson revealed that she could have failed in the portrayal of her role if she has not developed trust on her partner. Dornan has given her exactly the secure feeling of being respected and not abused.

When she becomes tense because of their heavy scenes, he injected humor to make her laugh.

Dakota Johnson for her part also saw to it that he felt confident filming the scenes. As a result, they were even rumored to be dating because of their undeniable on-screen chemistry.

E.L. James credits success of her films to Johnson and Dornan

The author of Fifty Shades of Grey and “Fifty Shades Darker” novels has nothing but praises for the two actors.

E.L. James said that she was impressed with the pair's exemplary performances in both films. They have contributed a lot to the success of the films. The first film earned $571 million worldwide against a $40 million budget. The second film earned $379 million against a $55 million budget. Aside from the revenues of the films, her books were selling like hotcakes.

The third movie in the trilogy titled Fifty Shades Freed was filmed simultaneously with “Fifty Shades Darker.” The film has already wrapped up production and was set for release in February next year. As for the fourth movie, nothing has been agreed upon. Although the book is currently on sale, its movie version is yet to be negotiated. Both Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson have full calendars at present and might not be able to come together to make another movie.