Daisy Ridley

Daisy Ridley
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British actor Daisy Ridley will topline the upcoming series adaptation of the bestselling novel The Christie Affair.

The homicide thriller present might be a reimagining of iconic author Agatha Christie’s 11-day disappearance in 1926, which mirrored many parts of the thriller style the late author was recognized for, as per Variety.

The Essex Serpent scribe Juliette Towhidi is adapting the novel for the series, which is backed by Miramax TV.

Ridley, greatest recognized for her function as Rey in three Star Wars motion pictures, will play Nan O’Dea, the mistress of Christie’s husband, who the series will centre on. Throughout the present, Nan discovers that her life turns into entwined with Christie’s in ways in which neither may ever anticipate.

The Christie Affair, written by Nina de Gramont, was revealed by St. Martin’s Press this February and have become a No. 1 bestseller within the UK. It was additionally included on the New York Times’ bestseller listing in addition to Reese Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine Book Club.

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