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Kenneth Branagh to Direct and Star in Murder on the Orient Express

It has previously been reported that Kenneth Branagh (Cinderella, Thor and basically every Shakespeare adaptation ever made) was in talks to direct an adaptation of the Agatha Christies classic Murder on the Orient Express.  With the announcement it was assumed that the acclaimed director/actor would be cast in the film as well and this weekend it was announced by TCF president Emma Watts that Branagh will be playing the role of Belgian detective Hercule Poirot. Continue reading Kenneth Branagh to Direct and Star in Murder on the Orient Express