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Annette Bening Up to Join Death on the Nile Cast


Annette Bening is in talks to join the cast of Death on the Nile at Disney’s 20th Century Fox, according to Deadline. Bening would join Gal Gadot (Wonder Woman), Letitia Wright (Black Panther), Armie Hammer (The Social Network), Jodie Comer (Killing Eve) and Kenneth Branagh (Henry V) in the cast.

Branagh will direct Death on the Nile, after his 2018 direction of the earlier Christie adaptation Murder on the Orient Express. He will reprise the role of detective Hercule Poirot.

The screenplay will be adapted by Michael Green, and Judy Hofflund, Simon Kinberg, Ridley Scott, Kevin Walsh and Mark Gordon will produce the film. Death on the Nile is based on the 1937 novel by Agatha Christie.

Annette Bening was most recently seen in the superhero film Captain Marvel and is known for her work in American Beauty20th Century WomenThe Kids Are Alright and The American President.

Death on the Nile is set to hit theaters on October 9, 2020. What do you guys think of the news that Bening is up to join the cast of the Agatha Christie adaptation? Are you excited about the other cast members? We want to hear from you. Leave your thoughts in the comments below or tweet us @vitalthrillscom.

Jenna Busch
Jenna Busch has written and spoken about movies, TV, video games and comics all over the Internet for over a decade, co-hosted a series with Stan Lee, appeared on multiple episodes of Tabletop, written comic books and is a contributing author and assistant editor for the PsychGeeks book series including Star Wars Psychology. She founded the site Legion of Leia and hosts the Legion podcast.