Kenneth Branagh Provides Jamie Dornan, Tina Fey And Michelle Yeoh To Subsequent Poirot Movie A Haunting In Venice

Although Kenneth Branagh’s final stab at Hercule Poirot, Loss of life On The Nile, did not precisely sail into the field workplace document books, he is been prepared to leap again into the world of Agatha Christie for some time now. And with taking pictures scheduled to kick off quickly, we all know that Jamie Dornan, Tina Fey and Michelle Yeoh are among the many ensemble.

And so they’re simply the tip of the casting iceberg, as Branagh has organised a mini Belfast reunion, since Jude Hill, who performed a personality primarily based on the director’s personal youthful experiences reverse Dornan as his father, can be aboard.

Additionally among the many new recruits? Kyle Allen, Camille Cottin, Ali Khan, Emma Laird, Kelly Reilly and Riccardo Scamarcio.

Set in eerie, post-World Struggle II Venice on All Hallows’ Eve, the story is described as a terrifying thriller. Now retired and residing in self-imposed exile on the earth’s most glamorous metropolis, Poirot (alongside along with his ‘tache) reluctantly attends a séance at a decaying, haunted palazzo. When one of many friends is murdered, the detective is thrust right into a sinister world of shadows and secrets and techniques. Michael Inexperienced, who wrote each earlier Poirot motion pictures, tailored this one from Christie’s 1969 e book Hallowe’en Celebration.

“This can be a unbelievable improvement of the character Hercule Poirot, in addition to the Agatha Christie franchise,” says Branagh in a press release. “Based mostly on a posh, little identified story of thriller set at Halloween in a pictorially ravishing metropolis, it’s a tremendous alternative for us, as filmmakers, and we’re relishing the prospect to ship one thing really spine-chilling for our loyal film audiences.”

Filming will begin – considerably appropriately – on Halloween this yr and the movie ought to be in cinemas by late 2023.

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