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Murder on the Orient Express


Based on Agatha Christie's classic crime novel, Murder on the Orient Express is a stylish suspenseful mystery.

Filmed at Longcross Studios

Uni-versalEXTRAS cast a wide variety of extras for Kenneth Branagh's 2017 adaptation of Murder on the Orient Express

In addition to standard extras parts, the production also required some specialist skills and looks including amputees and a genuine Turkish baker. Uni-versalEXTRAS also cast stand-ins, body doubles and hand doubles for some of the main actors and actresses including Sergei Polunin, Marwan Kenzari, Penelope Cruz, Derek Jacobi and Johnny Depp.

When watching Murder on the Orient Express, keep your eyes peeled for...

Police, Travellers, Merchants, Kitchen Staff, Bakers, Reporters, Photographers, Funeral Goers and many more extras roles!

Production Details

Director: Kenneth Branagh
Cast: Kenneth Branagh, Penélope Cruz, Willem Dafoe
Production Company: Fox UK Film Production
Year of Release: 2017
Filming location(s): Longcross Film Studios


  • When I went to the fittings, I did not have a clue what I would be doing as this was my first time. I was thrilled to bits at how I was looked after and how friendly everyone was to me - the production staff were great. I can't wait to get more. 

    -Carl  |  Murder on the Orient Express

  • This was one of the best experiences of my life. I worked four long days and had the opportunity to see, with my own eyes, majestic sets and stars like Johnny Depp, Daisy Ridley, Kenneth Branagh and Penelope Cruz. A dream come true! 

    -Riccardo  |  Murder on the Orient Express

  • I would like to thank you for the opportunity to be in Murder on the Orient Express. It was such a great experience and I really enjoyed it. 

    -Markos  |  Murder on the Orient Express

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