Looks Who Is Cast As Christians Former Lover In 50 Shades Sequel! Kingston, ON, Canada / 104.3 Fresh Radio Rae Kelly January 29, 2016 03:26 pm Kim Basinger has been cast in the new Fifty Shades Darker! Yes Oscar winner Kim Basinger! Basinger will play Elena Lincoln, the former business and lover of Christian Grey’s! Follow us on Twitter! Find us on Facebook!