Ali Fazal who made his Hollywood debut back in the past with Victoria and Abdul opposite Judi Dench, is readying himself for another Hollywood innings. This time he will star opposite ‘Wonder Woman’ famed Gal Gadot. The duo will be acting together in the on-screen modern-day adaptation of Agatha Christie’s Novel: Death on the Nile that will be helmed by Kenneth Branagh.
Director Kenneth Branagh has in his career directed some immensely popular & successful Hollywood flicks like The Thor series, Hamlet, As You Like It, Murder On The Orient Express amongst many others.
Ali released an official statement confirming the news,
“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.”
Talking about the film, it explores the investigation Hercule Poirot sets upon due to certain mysterious events that occur on a cruise ship on the Nile River of Egypt. A murder… As the investigation goes on & a handful of suspects are subjected to investigative questioning, several of the suspects also meet their demise, thereby further deepening the mystery. The film is set to enter the production stage anytime later this month in London & parts of Europe.
This flick is part of the series brought up by 20th Century Fox which earlier saw the much successful film, Murder On The Orient Express taking in major monies at the Box Office worldwide.
Murder On The Orient Express had a stellar cast that included big Hollywood names like Penelope Cruz, Johnny Depp, and others. Death On The Nile has first developed for silver screen back in 1978 starring legends including Bette Davis, Maggie Smith, Mia Farrow, amongst others.
Talking About Ali Fazal, his girlfriend cum Bollywood Actress: Richa Chadha is so excited about this news that she is unable to get herself stop tweeting this news to her near & dear ones in the industry.