Fazal to share screen space with Gal Gadot

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Fazal to share screen space with Gal Gadot

Fazal to share screen space with Gal Gadot

IANS   ¦    Sep 12, 2019 08:55:16 AM (IST)

Fazal to share screen space with Gal Gadot-1

Mumbai: Actor Ali Fazal has bagged a role alongside "Wonder Woman" star Gal Gadot in a film based on author Agatha Christies "Death on The Nile".

After playing the titular lead in "Victoria & Abdul", Ali will now be seen in the on-screen modern-day adaptation of the novel.

It explores the investigation Hercule Poirot sets upon due to certain mysterious events that occur on a cruise ship on the Nile. A murder. As the investigation goes on and a handful of suspects come into question, several of the suspects also meet their demise, further deepening the mystery.

The film, to be directed by Kenneth Branagh, is said to be a follow up to the hit "Murder on the Orient Express".

Ali said: "I am part of this wonderful journey and I look forward to being a part of it. My mother and I have always been huge fans of Agatha Christie novels."

It goes on floors later this month in London and parts of Europe.