This fall, Kenneth Branagh returns as the Belgian detective Hercule Poirot in the latest adaptation of Agatha Christie's iconic mystery 'Death on the Nile.' And in case you were wondering, yes, Branagh has also returned to direct this film after havign directed 2017's 'Murder on the Orient Express.'
And like Branagh's first outing as Poirot, this new film has no shortage of stars in various roles, including Gal Gadot, Armie Hammer, Annette Bening, Russell Brand, and Letitia Wright, just to name a few.
Here's the official synopsis:
Belgian sleuth Hercule Poirot’s Egyptian vacation aboard a glamorous river steamer turns into a terrifying search for a murderer when a picture-perfect couple’s idyllic honeymoon is tragically cut short. Set against an epic landscape of sweeping desert vistas and the majestic Giza pyramids, this tale of unbridled passion and incapacitating jealousy features a cosmopolitan group of impeccably dressed travelers, and enough wicked twists and turns to leave audiences guessing until the final, shocking denouement. “Death on the Nile” reunites the filmmaking team behind 2017’s global hit “Murder on the Orient Express,” and stars five-time Academy Award® nominee Kenneth Branagh as the iconic detective Hercule Poirot. He is joined by an all-star cast of suspects, including: Tom Bateman, four-time Oscar® nominee Annette Bening, Russell Brand, Ali Fazal, Dawn French, Gal Gadot, Armie Hammer, Rose Leslie, Emma Mackey, Sophie Okonedo, Jennifer Saunders and Letitia Wright.
'Death on the Nile' will open in theaters on October 23.
Belgian sleuth Hercule Poirot’s Egyptian vacation aboard a glamorous river steamer turns into a terrifying search for a murderer when a picture-perfect couple’s...Read More