He’s very good friends with fashion journalist Hadley Freeman, as well as actors Andrew Garfield and Eddie Redmayne. They were all looking for acting work around the same time.He met his wife Amelia Warner in 2010, through mutual friends at a party in Hollywood, California. Dornan prefers to keep a beard and not shave at all. However, he had to be clean shaven for the role of Christian Grey in Fifty Shades of Grey. He was a member of folk band Sons of Jim from 2006 until 2008, when the group disbanded. He once shared an apartment with Eddie Redmayne. Dornan has stated that in his free time, he enjoys golfing and reading.