An all-star cast including Tom Conti, Jane Asher, Jay Benedict, Ruta Gedmintas, Eddie Marsan, Sophie Okonedo, Paterson Joseph, Rula Lenska, Art Malik and Walles Hamonde bring Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express to life in a new production from Amazon’s Audible
What begins as a routine journey on the luxurious Orient Express soon unfurls into Christie’s most famous murder mystery.
Onboard is the famous detective Hercule Poirot and one man who come morning will be found dead, his compartment locked from the inside.
This Audible Original dramatisation follows the train as it is stopped dead in its tracks at midnight.
The train’s stranded passengers soon become suspects as the race to uncover the murderer begins before he or she strikes again.
This all-star production features lead performances from Tom Conti (The Dark Knight Rises, Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence) as Hercule Poirot, Sophie Okonedo (After Earth, Hotel Rwanda and Ace Ventura) and Eddie Marsan (Sherlock Holmes, V for Vendetta and Hancock) plus a full supporting cast and even sound effects recorded on the Orient Express itself.
Murder on the Orient Express: An Audible Original Drama is released November 1st and is now available to pre-order to existing and new Audible customers.
Amazon’s Audible offers more than 200,000 audiobooks including best sellers, new releases, sci-fi, romances, mysteries, classics, autobiographies and more.
Each title can be bought as a one-off purchase but big savings can be made by taking out a £7.99 subscription which entitles you to download one complete book per month.
Purchased and downloaded titles can be played on your iPad, iPhone or Android mobile devices, making them an ideal way to pass the time during your daily commute.
Even better, the service offers a 30 day free trial which means you can download any title at absolutely no charge so if you’re new to the service, making this is a perfect chance to re-live one of literature’s greatest murder mysteries.