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Ulster born actor Jamie Dornan of 50 shades fame lights up the red carpet at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival in the Czech Republic

Published 01/07/2016

Actor Jamie Dornan poses for photographers at the opening ceremony of the 51st Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF) on July 1, 2016 in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic. (Photo by Matej Divizna/Getty Images)
Actor Jamie Dornan poses for photographers at the opening ceremony of the 51st Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF) on July 1, 2016 in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic. (Photo by Matej Divizna/Getty Images)
KARLOVY VARY, CZECH REPUBLIC - JULY 01: Actors Jamie Dornan (R) and Toby Jones pose for photographers at the opening ceremony of the 51st Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF) on July 1, 2016 in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic. (Photo by Matej Divizna/Getty Images)
British actor Jamie Dornan (R) and czech actress Anna Geislerova pose on the red carpet upon arrival for the opening ceremony of the 51th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF) in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic on July 1, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / Michal CizekMICHAL CIZEK/AFP/Getty Images
KARLOVY VARY, CZECH REPUBLIC - JULY 01: Actor Jamie Dornan arrives at the opening ceremony of the 51st Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF) on July 1, 2016 in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic. (Photo by Matej Divizna/Getty Images)
British actor Jamie Dornan greets his fans on the red carpet upon arrival for the opening ceremony of the 51th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF) in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic on July 1, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / Michal CizekMICHAL CIZEK/AFP/Getty Images
KARLOVY VARY, CZECH REPUBLIC - JULY 01: Actor Jamie Dornan arrives at the opening ceremony of the 51st Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF) on July 1, 2016 in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic. (Photo by Matej Divizna/Getty Images)
KARLOVY VARY, CZECH REPUBLIC - JULY 01: (L-R) Actors Alena Mihulova, Jamie Dornan and Toby Jones, delegation members of Anthropoid movie, arrive at the opening ceremony of the 51st Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF) on July 1, 2016 in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic. (Photo by Matej Divizna/Getty Images)
KARLOVY VARY, CZECH REPUBLIC - JULY 01: Actors Jamie Dornan (L) and Toby Jones arrive at the opening ceremony of the 51st Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF) on July 1, 2016 in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic. (Photo by Matej Divizna/Getty Images)
KARLOVY VARY, CZECH REPUBLIC - JULY 01: Actor Jamie Dornan attends world premiere of Anthropoid movie during the opening ceremony of the 51st Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF) on July 1, 2016 in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic. (Photo by Matej Divizna/Getty Images)
KARLOVY VARY, CZECH REPUBLIC - JULY 01: Actor Jamie Dornan arrives at the opening ceremony of the 51st Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF) on July 1, 2016 in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic. (Photo by Matej Divizna/Getty Images)
KARLOVY VARY, CZECH REPUBLIC - JULY 01: Delegation members of Anthropoid movie, including actors Jamie Dornan (3rdL) and Toby Jones (4thL), pose for photographers after world premiere of movie at the opening ceremony of the 51st Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF) on July 1, 2016 in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic. (Photo by Matej Divizna/Getty Images)

Northern Ireland born actor Jamie Dornan has stepped out on to the red carpet at a film festival in the Czech Republic.

Dornan is at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival in the West Bohemian spa town to promote his latest film Anthropoid.

Anthropoid tells the story of the assassination of Reinhard Heydrich by Czech and Slovak parachutists in 1942, and is having its world premier at the festival.

Dornan is best known for starring as central character Christian Grey in the 50 Shades of Grey movies.

He was born in Holywood, Co Down and grew up in Belfast where he attended Methodist College before moving to London to train to become an actor.

One of his biggest roles to date has been Christian Grey in Fifty Shades of Grey, and as serial killer Paul Spector in The Fall, which is filmed in Belfast.

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