French star Lea Seydoux is the most recent addition to the forged of filmmaker Denis Villeneuve’s much-awaited Dune: Half Two. Seydoux, who has movies like Blue Is The Warmest Coloration, The Grand Budapest Lodge, Midnight In Paris and No Time To Die to her credit score, will play the position of Girl Margot within the sequel, reported Selection.
Dune: Half One, which was launched in October 2021 to common reward, was primarily based on writer Frank Herbert’s seminal 1965 novel.
It adopted the story of Paul Atreides (Timothee Chalamet), a superb and gifted younger man born into an excellent future past his understanding, who should journey to Arrakis, essentially the most harmful planet within the universe to make sure the way forward for his household and his folks .
Dune: Half Two will resume the place Half One left off, with Atreides preventing alongside the Fremen to free the desert planet of Arrakis from the grips of Home of Harkonnen.
In Herbert’s novel, Girl Margot is an important ally to Paul Atreides in his warfare with the Harkonnens.
The makers are but to forged an actor for the a part of Rely Fenring, who’s Girl Margot’s husband.
Chalamet in addition to his co-stars Zendaya, Rebecca Ferguson, Josh Brolin, Javier Bardem, Stellan Skarsgard and Dave Bautista are returning for the sequel.
Seydoux joins fellow newcomers Florence Pugh as Princess Irulan, Austin Butler and veteran actor Christopher Walken within the sequel.
Walken will play Padishah Emperor Shaddam IV, with Pugh and Butler taking up the roles of Princess Irulan, the Emperor’s daughter, and Feyd-Rautha Harkonnen, the presumptive inheritor to the Harkonnen dynasty, respectively.
Half two of Dune is anticipated to begin manufacturing later this yr and has a launch date of October 20, 2023.
Jon Spaihts is returning to co-write the script with Villeneuve, who will direct and produce the sequel.
Seydoux most just lately starred alongside Viggo Mortensen and Kristen Stewart in director David Cronenberg’s Crimes of the Future.