The studio Warner Bros. presented this Monday, the first image of the new movie on “Dune” that has been directed by Denis Villeneuve, with Timothée Chalamet as the protagonist and that is scheduled to premiere in December and no delays despite the global crisis by the coronavirus.
In advance of a report more comprehensive, which will be unveiled tomorrow, the Vanity Fair magazine published a photograph of Chalamet characterized as Paul Atreides from “Dune” and confirmed that Warner Bros. does not provide for a deferral of the pandemic, the release of this tape of science fiction that should come to the meeting on the 18th of December.
“’Dune’ was made with people from all over the world. And many of them are like my family”said Villeneuve, one of the filmmakers most respected of the contemporary scene thanks to films like “Sicario” (2015), “Arrival” (2016) or “Blade Runner 2049” (2017).
“I am very proud to show off their hard work. I look forward to the day that we can meet all as ‘Dune’ was made to be seen on the big screen”added the filmmaker, canadian.
Chalamet, Oscar-nominated for “Call Me by Your Name” (2017), it is only one of the incentives of a cast full of figures in which they appear Javier Bardem, Oscar Isaac, Zendaya, Jason Momoa, Rebecca Ferguson, Josh Brolin, Dave Bautista, Stellan Skarsgård and Charlotte Rampling.
The first image of “Dune” shows Chalamet as Paul Atreides to the point of leaving his planet of Caladan and heading to Arrakis.
“The attractive instant of Paul is the fact that, in a story of such detail, scale, and construction of worlds, the protagonist is on a journey of anti-hero”commented Chalamet.
The novel “Dune” by Frank Herbert, reached the cinemas in 1984 with a movie directed by David Lynch, with numerous problems on the setit was in the cast of Kyle MacLachlan, Virginia Madsen, Francesca Annis and José Ferrer.
In addition to this new look at “Dune”, Villeneuve is preparing with WarnerMedia a series on the female characters of this universe of science-fiction. “Dune: The Sisterhood” is the title of this television project that tells the history of the order female Bene Gesserit.