Variety reported, Armie Hammer has been cast in “Death on the Nile,” which is the follow-up sequel of “Murder on the Orient Express.”
Hammer is joining Gal Gadot, there’s no official details about which roles they are playing.
Kennet Branagh (Orient Express) is attached to direct from the script of Michael Green; Branagh will return for the sequel as Belgian detective Hercule Poirot.
The production is set to begin mid-2019.
Based on the novel of Agatha Christie, Death on the Nile is slated for a December 20, 2019 release date.