Johnny Depp and Daisy Ridley are some of the brilliant faces in Murder on the Orient Express. They have made a great contribution in the area and their names are quite familiar. The movie evolves from a1934 crime novel by Agatha Christie. This is a famous crime novel that has been adapted a number of times in media. It is a mystical story that features the murder of a man traveling on a train to Europe.
Johnny Depp plays the role of Edward Ratchett, the passenger who was killed in the train. Edward Ratchett is a rich businessman with lots of secrets that he has not shared with others. He is dubbed by the director as a very dangerous man and a great threat to others especially those who do not know him. Edward is killed in cold blood on an extended train ride across Europe. With Johhny Dep and other great stars on the Murder on the Orient Express, it is expected to be a great hit. Johhny Dep is a famous actor with huge achievements and his name rans high in entertainment. He is not new to work that is successful. His latest blockbuster success is the Pirates of The Caribbean, Dead Men Tell No Tales. In fact, his works have received a lot of recognition and have been a major point of reference by various people.
Daisy Ridley has the role of Mary Debenham. Mary Debenham is an independent-minded lady who is in a relationship with Dr. Arbuthnot, a role played by Leslie Odom Jr. She is young and unmarried and a governess to two children in Baghdad. Daisy Ridley has recently been in the limelight with her role as Rey in the film Star Wars. Aside from acting, Daisy shows great talent in jazz, ballet, and tap.
The movie is directed by Kenneth Branagh. Kenneth also plays a major role in the movie as Hercule Poirot, a private investigator who seeks to unearth various issues. He is the great Irish actor, producer, screenwriter and director who has termed himself as the greatest detective in the world. In the movie, he is tasked with the role of investigating the passengers and identifying the person who committed the murder much as the murder was a mystery. Branagh now serves as the president of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts where he studied. He has received academy awards for best actor, best live action short film, best director, best-supporting actor and best-adapted screenplay.
Other than Johnny Depp, Kenneth Branagh, and Daisy Ridley, the movie also features a significant number of actors who have assumed both major and minor roles. These include the following:
– Manuel Garcia-Rulfo as Biniamino Marquez
– Judi Dench as Princess Dragomiroff
– Tom Bateman as Bouc
– Lucy Boynton as Countess Andrenyi
– Marwan Kenzari as Pierre Michel
– Josh Gad as Hector MacQueen
The movie is set to be released on November 2017.