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Dune Cinematographer Greig Fraser Says Film Is Quite An Adventure

Fans are in a frenzy waiting for footage from the Denis Villeneuve version of the classic Frank Herbert story, and part of that excitement comes from cinematographer Greig Fraser The man has a true gift, working recently on The Mandalorian, Rogue One, Zero Dark Thirty, and Vice Now he brings that keen eye to Dune,[...]

Copyright: © 2020 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved. Photo Credit: Chiabella James Caption: JASON MOMOA as Duncan Idaho in Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures’ action adventure “DUNE,” a Warner Bros. Pictures release.

Dune Star Jason Momoa Compares His Character To Han Solo

It is rapidly climbing to the top of my must-see list for 2020, and that is not just because new movies won't release in theaters again until July.Dune, directed by Denis Villeneuve and starring Timothée Chalamet, Oscar Issac, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya, Jason Momoa, Javier Bardem, Josh Brolin, Stellen Skarsgard, Dave Bautista, Sharon Duncan-Brewster, and Charlotte[...]

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Dune Images Galore Debut From The New Adaptation

After yesterday's reveal of Timothée Chalamet as Paul Atreides, Vanity Fair has revealed a bunch more images from Denis Villenevue's vision of Dune. Fans are going crazy for the images, showing off off Arrakis, the battleground planet from Frank Herbert's 1965 sci-fi classic. The photos feature the impressive cast that has been gathered for the […]

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Image of Timothée Chalamet From Dune Debuts, More Tomorrow

This December's version of the film, directed by Denis Villeneuve, has not seen a ton released yet, but it looks like the floodgates are going to open now Vanity Fair, much like they have for the Star Wars prequels and sequels, debuted an image of Timothée Chalamet as Paul Atreides from the film this morning[...]

“Dune”: 1984 Star Kyle MacLachlan Talks 2020 Remake

"Dune": 1984 Star Kyle MacLachlan Talks 2020 Remake

IMDb spoke with the actor about what he thinks about the upcoming 2020 film from Denis Villeneuve and star Timothée Chalamet as Paul Atreides MacLachlan played Paul in Lynch’s 1984 film.[caption id="attachment_1164729" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Universal[/caption] “I’m very excited to see it There will be another one, there will be a couple of us out there, running[...]

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"Dune: The Sisterhood": HBO Max Series Loses Jon Spaihts as Showrunner

Jon Spaihts is stepping down as showrunner on Dune: The Sisterhood though he will continue executive producing the project, meant to compliment and coincide with director Denis Villeneuve's feature film adaptation from Warner Bros Villeneuve is set to direct the pilot episode, with Spaihts now able to concentrate on writing the feature.[caption id="attachment_1113912" align="alignnone" width="1200"][...]

"Dune: The Sisterhood" – Dana Calvo Set as Co-Showrunner on HBO Max Series

The series is meant to compliment and coincide with director Denis Villeneuve's feature film adaptation from Warner Bros - in fact, Villeneuve is set to direct the pilot episode with Spaihts writing the feature.Herbert’s Dune portrays a future in which humanity has spread across the galaxy to thousands of worlds, all ruled by the Padishah[...]


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Daily 'Dune': David Dastmalchian Calls Villeneuve "Our Generation's Kubrick"

Based on the seminal literary work of the same name by Frank Herbert, this live-action retelling of the story of Arrakis is much anticipated by fans all over the world.[caption id="attachment_1027758" align="aligncenter" width="600"] David DastmalchianPhoto by Markus Wissmann / Shutterstock.com[/caption]We were pretty tickled when actor David Dastmalchian was announced as playing the role of twisted mentat Piter[...]

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WORM SIGN: Hans Zimmer Will Score Legendary's 'Dune'

We are absolutely THRILLED to share the news that Hans Zimmer will be composing the upcoming Legendary Pictures adaptation of Dune from director Denis Villeneuve Who BETTER to create the sounds of Arrakis (other than you know, Toto) and the vast space scapes we'll need to tell the story of Muad Dib and co?![caption id="attachment_841194" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Hans[...]

Daily 'Dune': David Dastmalchian to Play Harkonnen Mentat

The remaining roles of Denis Villeneuve's upcoming adaptation of Frank Herbert's seminal science fiction novel Dune at Legendary Pictures are finally filling up, with an important piece of the Harkonnen puzzle fitting into place. According to Deadline, David Dastmalchian (Ant-Man, Almost Human) has joined the film as Piter De Vries, Mentat in the service of Baron Vladimir Harkonnen. The Mentats are […]

Daily 'Dune': Jason Momoa May Be Duncan Idaho

Okay, this is the first bit of casting news from Denis Villeneuve's upcoming adaptation of Frank Herbert's Dune for Legendary Pictures that has us asking "really?"According to The Hollywood Reporter, Jason Momoa is currently "in talks" to play Atreides man and sword master, Duncan Idaho.[caption id="attachment_804482" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Jason Momoa, photo by Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com[/caption]We're not[...]

Josh Brolin to Play Gurney Halleck in Legendary 'Dune'

Today in "What's happenin on Arrakis"- yet another interesting casting announcement for the upcoming Denis Villeneuve adaptation of Frank Herbert's Dune for Legendary Pictures. No stranger to Marvel Studios fans, it would appear that Josh Brolin (aka Thanos) is joining Dune to play Atreides man Gurney Halleck, so says The Wrap. The big question is- DOES HE KNOW HOW TO PLAY THE […]

Kyle MacLachlan's Advice to New 'Dune' Muad'Dib Timothée Chalamet

It's always nice when an actor can pass along advice to the next generation to carry on a notable role. Such is the case with Kyle MacLachlan, who played the character of Paul Atreides in David Lynch's 1984 film version of Dune by Frank Herbert. We've got a new version of the film coming from Oscar-winning filmmaker Denis Villenueve at […]

SHAI HULUD: Javier Bardem Joins 'Dune' as Fremen Leader Stilgar

It's been an exciting week for casting news for Denis Villeneuve's upcoming Dune adaptation at Legendary Pictures, with Harkonnen, Atreides, and Fremen being named. Today, it's news that Javier Bardem will be playing Fremen leader Stligar, who becomes one of the most trusted Arrakis persons in Paul Atreides/Muad Dib (Timothee Chalamet) Fedaykin circle. So far, Villeneuve's Dune has a pretty impressive […]

Timothée Chalamet Calls Denis Villeneuve's 'Dune' "Grounded"

Things are finally gearing up production-wise for Denis Villeneuve's Dune adaptation for Legendary Pictures Casting is nearing completion (we think), and star Timothée Chalamet had some interesting things to say about the Arrakeen saga.[caption id="attachment_979748" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Timothée ChalametPhoto by DFree / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Chalamet, two-time Oscar nominee, will be playing Paul Atreides aka Usul, aka Muad[...]

'Dune': Rebecca Ferguson Talks "Calm Empowerment" of Bene Gesserit

Paul will be played by 2-time Oscar nominee Timothèe Chalamet (age 23), and Mission: Impossible- Rogue Nation star Rebecca Ferguson (age 35) will be playing Jessica, Bene Gesserit.We mention the ages, because it's a little odd, right? Just a bit? Once we find out who's playing Leto maybe it'll make more sense, as it is noted in the[...]

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'Dune' Gains Dave Bautista: Will He Be Harkonnen, Fremen, or Atreides Man?

According to multiple sources, Denis Villeneuve's upcoming Dune reboot for Legendary Pictures just landed a former Replicant- Dave Bautista. Bautista worked with Villeneuve on Blade Runner: 2049, and we're pretty darn excited to find out what side of the Arrakis saga he ends up on. Could be possibly be a Harkonnen? The Beast Rabban maybe? Or what about a Fremen, […]

'Dune' Updates: Chani Casting Rumors, Roger Deakins Exits

Sounds like things are moving along on Legendary Pictures upcoming Dune reboot project with director Denis Villeneuve, with one or two notable updates.The first being that it appears cinematographer and longtime Villeneuve collaborator Roger Deakins will NOT be the eye behind the lense on this project Deakins picked up an Oscar for his most recent collab with[...]

Timothée Chalamet says Denis Villeneuve's 'Dune' is a Dream Come True

The beginning is a delicate time, especially for Denis Villeneuve's Dune for Legendary Pictures When it was first revealed that Oscar nominee Timothée Chalamet would be playing the part of Paul Atreides, we were pretty excited He's a good choice, his age is about right (although a little old for the true story line), but his demeanor and[...]