Chris Hemsworth May Land Lead Role In ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’, Has Some Car Trouble [PHOTOS]

As the casting battle for the much anticipated film adaptation of E.L. James’ novel Fifty Shades of Grey continues, Chris Hemsworth may be the frontrunner for the role of the S&M-crazed billionaire Christian Grey.

The latest buzz surrounding the film adaptation is that the 29-year-old might land the lead. This would have the Australian actor beating out contenders Ryan Gosling, Matt Bomer, Ian SomerhalderTrue Blood’s Alexander Skarsgard and more.

Meanwhile, the Aussie had some car troubles on New Year’s Eve. The actor was spotted purchasing car cables which didn’t seem to work since he had a new car battery delivered to him! Ouch, bad luck!

So do you think Chris Hemseworth is the right guy for the role? Share your thoughts in comments!