But, don't think that means she's all about the racy content — in fact, she chose this role for way more than just sex scenes. "Reading the book, I found myself way more interested in the way they were breaking each other down emotionally than the sex scenes," she told the mag. "I think there's a part of a woman who wants to be the thing that breaks a man down."
Johnson — who happens to be the daughter of Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson — also got pretty candid about growing up in the spotlight. "I think people, especially the press, like to pick on children of famous people, and I think that's f•cking awful," she said. "Things get made up. It's so, so sad. And, there's absolutely nothing you can do about it as a 16-year-old. You're like...why? What did I do?" If that's not the gumption of someone poised to play Anastasia Steele, we don't know what is. (Elle)