Agatha Christie is a hot property, now and always. The new adaptation of Murder on the Orient Express is chock full of prestigious acting talent. Now, Amazon has claimed the rights to adapt her books for a series of dramas, and they’re already snatching up big names to murder, be murdered, and investigate murder.
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Agatha Christie's fan base is as devoted to the legend of the notoriously press-shy writer as to her large body of mysteries, not least because of the dearth of personal information available. As such, her grandson's recent discovery of a cache of scratchy audio tapes Christie made later in life is a veritable…