With a trailer set to arrive tomorrow, the first teaser poster for Kenneth Branagh’s Murder on the Orient Express has been released, featuring the names of the star-studded cast alongside an ominous look at the train.
The film is based on Agatha Christie’s 1934 novel with the script written by Blade Runner 2049‘s screenwriter Michael Green. It revolves around a murder on board the famous train and Belgian detective Hercule Poirot must solve the case – but a number of passengers who could potentially be the murderer make the case very difficult to solve. Check out a first look at the cast here.
Branagh directs and also stars in Murder on the Orient Express as Hercule Poirot, Johnny Depp as Edward Ratchett, Michelle Pfeiffer as Caroline Hubbard, Judi Dench as Princess Dragomiroff, Leslie Odom Jr. as Doctor Arbuthnot, Daisy Ridley as Mary Debenham, Josh Gad as Hector MacQueen, Penelope Cruz as Pilar Estravados, Olivia Colman as Hildegarde Schmidt, Derek Jacobi as Masterman, Willem Dafoe as Gerhard Hardman, Sergei Polunin as Count Andrenyi, Lucy Boynton as Countess Andrenyi, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo as Biniamino Marquez, Marwan Kenzari as Pierre Michel and Tom Bateman as Bouc. The film is slated for a theatrical release on November 3rd in the UK and November 10th in North America.