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'Fifty Shades' Shake-Up: Stars React to Charlie Hunnam Exit

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Charlie Hunnam

Bette Midler, Jon Cryer and Seth Rogen are among those tweeting about the shocking casting news.

Saturday's news that Charlie Hunnam would no longer be playing Christian Grey in the hotly anticipated Fifty Shades of Grey movie came as a shock to those who had been following the movie adaptation of the best-selling novel.

Hollywood also weighed in the development, with stars like Bette Midler, Jon Cryer, Seth Rogen and Jenna Dewan Tatum tweeting their thoughts, including who should replace Hunnam in the lead role.

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Here's what some of Hollywood's saying about Hunnam's exit on Twitter: