The Dune the sequel comes a little early.
Hours after Disney postponed the release of the Marvel Studios photo LamaWarner Bros. has revealed that Denis Villeneuve’s will now open Dune: second part he will go on Lamaold date of November 3, 2023, instead of November 17, 2023.
From Legendary Pictures in association with Warners, the Dune The sequel will star Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya, Josh Brolin, Florence Pugh, Austin Butler, Christopher Walken and Javier Bardem. Producers are Mary Parent, Cale Boyter, Villeneuve and Tanya LaPointe.
The sequel tackles the second half of Frank Herbert’s seminal 1965 novel Dunewith Paul Atreides (Chalamet) who works with the Fremen to free the desert planet of Arrakis from House Harkonnen.
New characters include Emperor Shaddam IV (Walken), the ruler who sent the Atreides family to Dune; the daughter of the emperor, Princess Irulan (Pugh); and Feyd-Rautha (Butler) the baron’s nephew, the villain played by Stellan Skarsgard in the first episode.
The first Dune performed well at the box office, considering it dealt with the COVID-19 crisis and was released in theaters and HBO Max day and night in October 2021. The sci-fi film grossed north of $ 400 million globally and has won six Oscars.