Christopher Walken gets role in second Dune film | NOW

The creators of the sequel to Dune have again made a big name for themselves. Christopher Walken can be seen in the action film, which will be released in late 2023.

Walken will play Emperor Shaddam IV in the second part of Dune† Emperor Shaddam is the ruler of the universe from the story.

It was previously announced that Florence Pugh will also get a role in Dune: Part Two† She will play the daughter of Walken’s character, Princess Irulan Corrino. Austin Butler, who will soon be seen as Elvis Presley in a movie about ‘The King’, stars in Dune Part Two the role of Feyd-Rautha Harkonnen.

Most of the faces from the first part of the Dune-film adaptation by director Denis Villeneuve return. Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Oscar Isaac, Zendaya, Josh Brolin and Stellan Skarsgard, among others, are taking up their roles.

Dune was nominated for ten Oscars last winter and won six, including for the film score by Hans Zimmer. The film is based on Frank Herbert’s 1965 science fiction novel, which has had five sequels. It is about a young man who must travel to the most dangerous planet in the universe to secure the future of his family and people.

Dune: Part One tells only the first part of the book, Dune: Part Two is the sequel to this and is filming the second half of the book. While no details have been revealed about the second film yet, fans of the book series will have some idea of ​​what to expect. It is certain that there is a bigger role for Zendaya’s character in the sequel.