The answer to the question “Dune 2 will be done?” that many are doing came just now from Warner Bros. which gave the green light to the sequel to Denis Villeneuve’s film, also revealing the release date of this Part 2.
“This is just the beginning”, thus reads the incipit of the tweet with which Legendary Pictures has spread online the news that many were waiting, with the actor Timothée Chalamet (Paul Atreides interpreter) who immediately posted the first promotional image of Dune 2.
Dune Release Date – Part 2
Dune 2, barring any postponements (such as those that hit the first chapter) will be in cinemas on October 20, 2023.
This is only the beginning …
– Legendary (@Legendary) October 26, 2021
Dune texture and details
Set on the planet Arrakis, we find ourselves exploring the story of two warring galactic royal families, the House of Atreides and the House of Harkonnen. When Duke Leto Atreides is assassinated, his son Paul and wife Jessica escape only to be saved by the Fremen, who become Paul’s personal army against the Harkonnen as they develop powers from the spice, a substance that extends life and makes possible the interstellar travel. A tangled web of royal intrigue is revealed as the Emperor and other cosmic powers attempt to wipe out the house of Atreides.
The main character is Timothée Chalamet, in the role of Paul Atreides. Her mother, Lady Jessica, is played by Rebecca Ferguson. Duke Leto has the face of Oscar Isaac, flanked by loyal Gurney Halleck and Duncan Idaho played by Josh Brolin And Jason Mamoa. Zendaya instead it is Chani, a mysterious Fremen girl who will capture Paul’s interest; the girl’s Fremen tribe is led by Javier Bardem, in the guise of Stilgar. The main antagonists will be Stellan Skarsgård, the evil Baron Harkonnen, and Dave Bautista, in the guise of his nephew Rabban.
Denis Villeneuve he directed Dunes and co-wrote the script with Jon Spaihts and Eric Roth, based on the novel of the same name written by Frank Herbert. The film is produced by Mary Parent, Denis Villeneuve, Cale Boyter And Joe Caracciolo, Jr. Executive producers are Tanya Lapointe, Joshua Grode, Herbert W. Gains, Jon Spaihts, Thomas Tull, Brian Herbert, Byron Merritt And Kim Herbert.