Advertisement

‘Dune: Part Two’ Guide: Everything to Know Right Now About Denis Villeneuve’s Sequel

It’s no surprise: All signs were pointing to a “Dune” sequel by the time Denis Villeneuve’s adaptation of Frank Herbert’s novel opened in U.S. theaters (then Warner Bros. CEO Ann Sarnoff all but confirmed a follow-up movie on October 21, 2021, the day before the film’s opening). On October 26 of that year came official confirmation from Legendary Entertainment and Warner Bros. that  “Dune: Part Two” was officially a go.

Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Josh Brolin, Stellan Skarsgård, Dave Bautista, Stephen McKinley Henderson, Zendaya, Charlotte Rampling, and Javier Bardem are all set to reprise their roles from their first film, with some new (and Oscar-nominated) talents like Florence Pugh and Austin Butler joining the cast.

More from IndieWire

“Dune: Part Two” officially opens in theaters March 1. Keep scrolling to see all the major details about the highly anticipated sequel.

Zack Sharf contributed to this story.

Best of IndieWire

Sign up for Indiewire's Newsletter. For the latest news, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.