Ali Fazal To Star Opposite Gal Gadot
On-screen character Ali Fazal is set to share screen space with Wonder Woman star Gald Gadot in twentieth Century Fox's up and coming adjustment of Agatha Christie's Death on the Nile. The film is a follow-up to the studio's 2017 blockbuster Murder on the Orient Express, likewise an adjustment of Christie's epic of a similar name.
Kenneth Branagh, who helmed the initial segment, will come back to the chief's seat for the new venture and repeat his job of the moustachioed Belgian investigator Hercule Poirot.
The story looks at the examination of a progression of baffling occasions that happen on a voyage transport on the Nile. There is a homicide, and a few people are suspects in the wrongdoing. Some meet their demise, which adds to the secret.
Fazal has become well known in Hollywood with movies, for example, Furious 7 and period drama Victoria and Abdul, additionally featuring veteran on-screen character Judi Dench. Ali has made his mark in Bollywood with films like the Fukrey franchise and Bobby Jasoos.
In a statement, the 32-year-old actor said, “Yes, I am part of this wonderful journey and I look forward to being a part of it. My mother and I have always been huge fans of Agatha Christie novels.” Death on the Nile will chronicle Poirot’s vacation in Egypt where he discovers a murder on the banks of river Nile as a love triangle goes awry.
Armie Hammer and Letitia Wright are likewise on board the cast, while Russell Brand and Annette Bening are in converses with join. The film will go on floors in the not so distant future. Shooting will happen in London and parts of Europe.
Passing on the Nile has been recently adjusted into a 1978 film, with Peter Ustinov as Poirot alongside Bette Davis, Mia Farrow, Maggie Smith, among others.