Did you know these facts about Jamie Dornan? You won’t believe #5!

#1 He was a model.

Before being Christian Grey, Jamie Dornan was a model in the early 2000s. In 2004, he was the muse of Calvin Klein. Big deal! He often posed shirtless or in his underwear.

#2 He had a difficult adolescence.

Jamie Dornan‘s life has not been always easy. Coming from a low-income family, he lost his mother at the age of 16 to pancreatic cancer. A year later, he also lost his four best friends in a road accident. These tragedies severely affected his mind for many years. “It was horrible (…) It changed my view of mortality and death,” he stated. All these tragedies almost dragged him to the wrong path. “When I was 19 years old, I remember during a summer, I was studying Marketing at the Teesside College, I missed all my exams, so I thought something had to change. I was really ashamed of myself and I drank a lot at that time” he confessed.

#3 He was one of Marie Antoinette’s lovers in the iconic movie.

Jamie Dornan appears in “Marie Antoinette”, the histrionic film of 2006 directed by Sofía Coppola. The English actor is one of the lovers of the queen. But according to him, his better stage like actor began with the series “Once upon a time”.

#4 He had several famous girlfriends.

Before marrying Amelia Warner in 2013, Jamie Dornan had quite a love life. In 2003, he met Keira Knightley. They were a couple until 2005. Shortly after his broke up with the Pirates of the Caribbean actress, Jamie had a brief relationship with Sienna Miller, who was then living in the same neighborhood as him, Notting Hill, in London. Both actors are good friends today.
According to what Lindsay Lohan said to InTouch Magazine in 2014, Jamie Dornan also had a relationship with the actress. Many celebrities such as Justin Timberlake or Adam Levine were on her list of boyfriends. However, Jamie has never confirmed or denied this information.

#5 He lives in the countryside with sheep.

Today father of two little girls, Dulcie who was born in 2013 and Phoebe who was born in 2016, Jamie Dornan has nothing to do with Hollywood. According to one of his friends, he was never crazy about money and luxury. The actor and his wife decided to leave the big city to settle in the countryside. “I have a more normal life than any other individual,” he said. “I live in the middle of the country, with my sheep and my wife; we ​​have chosen to give our children a peaceful life, far from the city and especially from the Hollywood scene”. Isn’t he lovely?


Differences and similarities between Jamie Dornan and Christian Grey.

Like we know, Jamie Dornan is one of the men in the spotlight right now. He is a talented actor who has a good trajectory in Hollywood. We bet all his roles have been important to him. But one thing is for sure: Playing the role of Christian Grey was probably what changed his life completely. Being the body and face of such a loved character turned him into an idol for millions of fans, and of course, an object of desire too.

During an interview, Jamie said: “The version of Christian Grey that we see in the second and third movie is much closer to me. It has more elements of my own person and therefore I am more comfortable in his skin”. Dornan also said that on the “50 Shades Freed” movie he was allowed to incorporate some of his own gestures to relate more to Christian.

There’re some similarities between Jamie Dornan and Christian Grey: For example, they are both passionate men, they love their wives, they are protective. Here we can see Jamie with his real wife, Amelia Warner:

Here, with his fictional wife:

Another thing Jamie and Christian have in common: they’re both millionaires. It’s said Jamie made approximately 5 million dollars for playing Christian Grey.

Despite these similarities, Jamie and Mr. Grey are extremely different. In an interview with the, the actor talked about his own intimacy and how his alter ego had influenced: “I have nothing to do with my character, it is funny.” He even said that he wouldn’t be friends with Christian Grey! “He’s not the sort of bloke I’d get along with, all my mates are easy going and quick to laugh; I wouldn’t imagine myself sat in a pub with him. I don’t think he would be my type, when it comes to choosing mates.”

Another difference: I’m sorry if this ruin some of your fantasies, but Jamie is not into BDSM. About that, he stated: “It doesn’t float my boat, but I’ve always been open-minded and liberal – I’d never judge anyone’s sexual preference. Whatever gets people off is entirely up to them and there’s a million different ways to please yourself, sexually. Some of the Red Room stuff (in the first film) was uncomfortable. There were times when Dakota was not wearing much, and I had to do stuff to her that I’d never choose to do to a woman.”

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Jamie is not jealous. He and his wife are not possessive. Here we can see how Amelia is friends with Dakota Johnson:

Enemies? Hell no!! Friends!! #JamieDornan #AmeliaWarner and #DakotaJohnson Here’s proof!!

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Dornan is a funny guy. He’s not as serious as Christian. Here we can see some of his funniest moments:

We have to face that Jamie Dornan and Christian Grey are completely different people. But that’s not necessarily a bad thing. They’re both wonderful men and we are in love with them! Which one would you prefer to have in your life?