french actress Lea Seydoux adds up as Lady Margot a “Dune Part 2”, the next episode of the science fiction saga, inspired by the story of Frank Herbert. In this way, the artist will join a cast that leads Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya, Josh Brolinamong other renowned talents.
This was revealed in the last hours by the specialized American media Deadline, about the continuation of the franchise that the renowned filmmaker is preparing. Denis Villeneuve (“The Arrival”, “Blade Runner 2049”, “The Suspicion”).
In this way, Seydoux joins not only the cast that returns in the sequel but also partners who have already been confirmed. Among them: Florence Pugh (“Little Women”, “Don’t Worry Honey”, “Black Widow”), Christopher Walken (“The Sniper”, “Catch Me If You Can”) and austin butler (“Elvis”, “The Shannara Chronicles”).
Production of “Dune Part 2” is expected to begin in the fall (spring in Latin America), while its premiere is scheduled for October 20, 2023. There, we will see Seydoux in the shoes of Lady Margot, who in the saga literary, it is a faithful member of the Brotherhood.
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The film will again be written by Villeneuve together with Jon Spaihts, and distributed by Warner Bros., and after passing through theaters it will repeat the format of landing on HBO Máx, a platform on which, incidentally, there are versions circulating that it is making a spin-off series about the Bene Gesserit.
Paul and the Bene Gesserit in “Dune” | Photo: courtesy of the press
Seydoux is recognized for her participation in films such as “Inglourious Basterds” (by Quentin Tarantino, 2009), “Robin Hood” (2010), the French version of “Beauty and the Beast” (2014), Wes Anderson’s films “The Grand Budapest Hotel” (2014) and “The French Dispatch” (2021) and the 007 franchise with “Spectre” (2015) and “No time to die” (2021). In addition, she is preparing her arrival in theaters this 2022 with one of the most anticipated premieres: “Crimes of the Future”by David Cronenberg.
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