WATCH: First 'Fifty Shades Darker' full trailer released

MANILA, Philippines – The first trailer for Fifty Shades Darker has been released!

Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson are back as Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele in the upcoming Fifty Shades of Grey sequel. 

The trailer above gives us a peek into their lives as Christian tries to win Ana back. "This time, no rules, no punishments, and no more secrets," Ana says. 

But as people from Christian's past enter their lives, Ana has her doubts: "Do you think you're the first woman who's tried to save him?"

Fifty Shades Darker and the 3rd installment, Fifty Shades Freed, are being filmed back-to-back, with release dates set for 2017 and 2018, respectively.

James Foley is directing Fifty Shades Darker, while Niall Leonard and Fifty Shades of Grey author EL James are writing the script.

Aside from the Fifty Shades Darker movie, fans have something else to look forward to in 2017 – a version of the book told from Christian Grey's perspective. EL James announced her upcoming new book with an excerpt – read it here.

What did you think of the Fifty Shades Darker trailer? Will you be watching it in theaters when it comes out next year? Let us know in the comments! – Rappler.com