Death on the Nile 2020 is an American mystery thriller film scheduled for release in 2020. Kenneth Branna is directed by Agatha Christie’s novel of the same name. It is the sequel to the 2017 film “Orient Express Murder”.
Development of Death on the Nile
In 2015, Christie’s great-grandson, James Prichard, president of Agatha Christie Ltd., expressed enthusiasm for the aftermath, citing positive collaboration with Branagh and the production team. In May 2017, Branagh expressed interest in new deliveries if the first film was successful.
On November 20, 2017, it was announced that 20th Century Fox was developing Death on the Nile as a sequel to its version of Murder on the Orient Express with Michael Green rewriting the script and Kenneth Branagh ready to return on screen as Poirot, and behind the screen as a director.
In September 2018, Gal Gadot joined the cast.5 Additionally, Paco Delgado was hired to design the costumes. In October 2018, Armie Hammer joined the cast, and Tom Bateman was confirmed to reprise his role as Bouc for the film. In January 2019, Jodie Comer had joined the cast.
In April 2019, Letitia Wright joined the cast. Annette Bening was in talks to join in June. Russell Brand joined the cast in August 2019.11 Ali Fazal, Dawn French, Rose Leslie, Emma Mackey, Sophie Okonedo and Jennifer Saunders were added in September, with Comer confirming that she is no longer involved.
Official Trailer Released on YouTube:
Shooting of Death on the Nile:
Principal photography began on September 30, 2019 at Longcross Studios in Surrey, England, 14-15 and then moved to Egypt for filming. Filming lasted until Christmas of the same year.17 Previously scheduled to start in the spring of 2019. Filming ended on December 18, 2019.