While Murder on the Orient Express is currently tripling its budget at the worldwide box office (it already earned more than $150 million in just
It's one of Agatha's best selling mysteries
ten days and it cost only $50 million), the same team is planning on doing Agatha Christie's DEATH ON THE NILE next and Kenneth Branagh is expected to return both as the director and as Hercule Poirot at least as Hollywood Reporter writes today. He will be travelling again, not on a train, but this time on a river cruise. Scriptwriter Michael Green is also returning.
Published in 1937, three years after Orient Express as one of Christie's most popular novels, it also features rich socialites and their help in the story which sees the detective on a vacation in Egypt where he becoms involved in a love triangle gone murderously bad!
The first teaser has been released for next Easter's Jim Caviezel starring drama PAUL, APOSTLE OF CHRIST in which Paul (James Faulkner), suffers alone in a Roman prison, awaiting his execution under Emperor Nero.
Jim Caviezel and James Faulkner lead the cast
Mauritius (Olivier Martinez), the ambitious prison prefect, can hardly see what threat this broken man poses. Once he was Saul of Tarsus, the high-ranking killer of Christians. Now his faith rattles Rome. At great risk, Luke the
Joanne Whalley also stars in the historical drama
Physician (Jim Caviezel) visits the aged Paul to comfort him and to smuggle out Paul’s letters to the growing community of believers. Amid Nero’s persecution, these men and women will spread the Gospel of Jesus Christ and change the world.