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Back in 2020, Pointless presenter Richard Osman printed his debut novel a few group of pensioners who staff as much as remedy a mysterious killing.

The Thursday Murder Club offered 45,000 copies in its first three days, changing into the fastest-selling grownup crime debut in recorded historical past, with its fifth novel within the sequence out subsequent 12 months.

Months earlier than the primary e book’s publication, Steven Spielberg’s manufacturing firm Amblin Entertainment bought the worldwide movie rights.

And now the film adaptation’s solid has been introduced with some A-list stars.

Former James Bond legend Pierce Brosnan will star in The Thursday Murder Club as Ron Ritchie.

He’ll be joined by Dame Helen Mirren as Elizabeth Best and Sir Ben Kingsley as Ibrahim Arif. The fourth major character Joyce Meadowcroft is but to be solid.

Home Alone and Harry Potter’s Chris Columbus will write and direct the movie, which will probably be shot from the tip of June to September within the UK.