September 28, 2018 at 1:18 pm #1202642967
EXCLUSIVE: Gal Gadot has been set to star in Death On the Nile, the latest Agatha Christie adaptation set up at 20th Century Fox with Kenneth Branagh directing. The project came together last year as the studio was finding success with its Christie ensemble Murder on the Orient Express. The pic ended up grossing $352.8 million worldwide with Branagh at the helm and also playing master detective Hercule Poirot.
OMG I AM SOOO EXCITED
Check out my online store 🙂September 28, 2018 at 1:19 pm #1202642969
Gadot, who is currently shooting a little film called Wonder Woman 1984, will play Linnet Ridgeway Doyle, a rich heiress who falls in love with Simon. She’s the first castmember set; Branagh has not been officially set to reprise as the Belgian detective.
The 1974 movie version of Death on the Nile starred Peter Ustinov as Poirot along with the usual stacked ensemble that included Bette Davis, Angela Lansbury, Maggie Smith, Mia Farrow and David Niven. It was directed by John Guillermin.
Check out my online store 🙂September 29, 2018 at 6:27 pm #1202643465
This book was a total bore, but I can imagine it being good on screen.September 29, 2018 at 7:01 pm #1202643472
I want more cast revealed… Theres so many good actorse and actresses i want it this film.September 30, 2018 at 8:46 am #1202643606
The OG movie is a freaking masterpiece … Bette Davis and Maggie Smith are stunning… I hope they cast Maggie Smith as Bette Davis old role
Check out my online store 🙂September 30, 2018 at 10:12 am #1202643629
One would think that at least one of the surviving members of the original cast could be cast be it Maggie Smith, Mia Farrow, Angela Lansbury, Olivia Hussey, Lois Chiles or Jane Birkin.
Then again no surviving members of Murder on the Orient Express were cast such as Michael York, Albert Finney (retired/ill health?), Jacqueline Bissett, Vanessa Redgrave or Sean Connery (retired).
Either way the 2017 MOTOX cast couldn’t match the original and I doubt an updated DOTN will.
October 1, 2018 at 6:12 am #1202643983
- This reply was modified 2 weeks, 3 days ago by Aunt Peg.
The Original Movie, it was so good. It won best Costumes at the oscars, and Angela Lansbury was on the run for being nominated as best supporting actress. It will be fantastic if she can play the role of Bette Davis now…
The main problem of the MOTOX, it was definetely Brannagh. His performance was awful. It was more about showing his performance than the rest of the cast, who i think they were quite good.October 1, 2018 at 10:05 am #1202644092
Some people whom I would love to appear in Death on the nile
Would love to see Maggie Smith/ Angela lansbury playing Mrs Van Schuyler but I also think someone like Meryl Streep would be amazing
Nicole Kidman as Salome
Emma Stone as Rosalie
Octavia Spenser – miss Bowers
Kiera Knightly – Jacqueline
Eddie Redmayne – Simon Doyle
Benedict Cumberatch – Colonel Race
Jk Simmons – Dr Bessner
Michael B Jordan – Mr ferguson
Check out my online store 🙂October 2, 2018 at 5:49 am #1202644608
I love the idea of Meryl Streep and Octavia Spenser going at each other the whole film
Check out my online store 🙂October 3, 2018 at 12:47 pm #1202645788
Armie Hammer joins the cast.
You must be logged in to reply to this topic.