Enable Javscript for better performance
Killing Eve star Fiona Shaw joins Legendary's Enola Holmes film- Cinema express

Killing Eve star Fiona Shaw joins Legendary's Enola Holmes film

The details of her character are currently under wraps

   |   
Published: 29th June 2019

We had recently reported that Helena Bonham Carter, who was last seen in Ocean's 8, and Henry Cavill, best known for playing the Superman in the DC universe, have boarded the cast of Legendary Studios' film adaptation of the Enola Holmes books.

Now, we hear that Fiona Shaw has been signed to play an important character. The details are currently under wraps. The 60-year-old actor joins Stranger Things star Millie Bobby Brown, in the project. 

Shaw most recently won a BAFTA for her performance in the critically-acclaimed assassin series, Killing Eve.

Henry Cavill will be playing the character of Sherlock Holmes, while Millie Bobby Brown will portray Enola, the fourteen-year-old sister of established detective. Carter will portray Enola's mother in the project.

Written by Nancy Springer, the young adult novels, which follow the life of Enola Holmes, spanned six volumes.

Jack Thorne has penned the film's script, which reportedly borrows characters and settings from the universe of Sherlock Holmes. The film is said to revolve around Enola, who calls upon her elder brother’s help after ascertaining that their mother has vanished. Enola’s sleuthing skills rival Sherlock’s and leads to her solving numerous missing person cases.

Besides Legendary, Brown and her sister, Paige Brown, are producing the film through their banner PCMA Productions.

     

      Related Articles

      Comments

      Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

      The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

      Poll
      WhatsApp_Image_2023-01-01_at_6

      What Tamil film are you most excited to see in 2023?

      Result
      Jailer
      Ponniyin Selvan 2
      Indian 2
      Varisu
      Thunivu
      Trending