Death on the Nile to follow Murder on the Orient Express

The film is about a murder that takes place on a train and Poirot is given the responsibility to solve the mystery. 2017-11-21T16:42:31+00:00″>
Published: November 21, 2017 4:42 pm

Kenneth Branagah plays the role of Hercule Poirot in Murder on the Orient Express. Michael Green, who adapted the screenplay for Orient Express, is penning the script, and while there is no deal currently in place, five-time Oscar nominee Kenneth Branagh is expected to return as director and reprise his role as the internationally famous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot. It will release in India on Friday, December 24. Agatha Christie is listed as the best-selling novelist of all time. Death on the Nile was adapted into a 1978 movie with Peter Ustinov as Poirot along with Bette Davis, Mia Farrow, Maggie Smith, Angela Lansbury, George Kennedy, Jane Birkin, Jack Warden and David Niven. (With ANI inputs)
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© IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd Christie first published Death on the Nile in 1937, three years after her novel Murder on the Orient Express was published. Murder on the Orient Express has performed solidly at box office with 50 million dollars domestically and another 100 million dollars internationally. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Twentieth Century Fox Film is working on a follow-up to Murder on the Orient Express, developing Agatha Christie’s Death on the Nile. Murder on the Orient Express stars Penélope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Judi Dench, Johnny Depp, Josh Gad, Derek Jacobi, Leslie Odom Jr., Michelle Pfeiffer, and Daisy Ridley. The novel saw Poirot on a vacation in Egypt and becoming involved in a love triangle gone murderously bad. Related News
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