‘Dune’ Movie Cast: Meet the Stars of the 2021 Remake

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See Who's Starring in the 2021 Remake

With a release date of Oct. 22, 2021, 'Dune' is one of the most anticipated movies of the year. Its all-star cast includes Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya, Oscar Isaac, Josh Brolin, Stellan Skarsgård, Dave Bautista, Stephen McKinley Henderson, David Dastmalchian, Chang Chen, Sharon Duncan-Brewster, Charlotte Rampling, Jason Momoa, and Javier Bardem. It’s quite impressive!

The movie is a remake of the 1984 film of the same name and is directed by Denis Villeneuve. It is based on the 1965 novel named ‘Dune’ by Frank Herbert and will focus on the first half of the book, which follows Paul Atreides, as he and his family, the noble House Atreides, are brought into a war for the dangerous desert planet Arrakis, between the native Fremen people and the enemy invaders, the House Harkonnen.

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Timothée Chalamet & Rebecca Ferguson

Timothée Chalamet as Paul and Rebecca Ferguson as Lady Jessica are two of the many talented cast members of the remake of ‘Dune.’ Here, they can be seen looking out at something that’s sure to be memorable in the film.

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Timothée Chalamet as Paul Atreides

Timothée Chalamet leads the ‘Dune’ cast as Paul Atreides. He’s the son of the Duke on the planet Caladen, and his concubine, Lady Jessica. The role was previously played by Kyle MacLachlan in David Lynch’s 1984 film. 

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Zendaya as Chani

Zendaya plays Chani in the ‘Dune’ 2021 film. She is a young Fremen woman and Paul’s main love interest. The role was originated by actress Sean Young in the 1984 David Lynch film.

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Oscar Isaac as Duke Leto Atreides

Oscar Isaac stars as Duke Leto Atreides. He is Paul’s father and the ruler of Arrakis.

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Josh Brolin as Gurney Halleck

Josh Brolin stars as Gurney Halleck. He is the weapons master of House Atreides and another mentor to Paul.

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Chang Chen as Doctor Wellington Yeuh

Chang Chen as Doctor Wellington Yeuh. He is a Suk doctor in the employ of House Atreides. 

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Sharon Duncan-Brewster as Dr. Liet Kynes

Sharon Duncan-Brewster as Dr. Liet Kynes. She is the Imperial ecologist and judge of the change on Arrakis, also Chani’s mother.

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Timothee Chalamet Looking Intense

Timothee Chalamet shows off an outfit change in another scene from 'Dune.' Wearing all black, Timothee's character, Paul, seems to contemplating something rather difficult — which, given how stressful the trailer is, could be any number of things.

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Zendaya's Role in 'Dune'

Though her part is quite small in the movie, Zendaya makes the most of her screen time, suiting up for possible battle and looking fierce while doing so. 

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Jessica Ferguson Showing Off Blue Eyes

Pierce right through you, don't they? No spoilers, but Jessica Ferguson shows off her character Lady Jessica's piercing blue eyes in this scene from 'Dune.' 

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Jason Momoa With a Smoldering Look

Why does everyone looks so intense in 'Dune'? Well, we're kind of already used to that when it comes to Jason Momoa — and it does make him look rather sexy, no?

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Oscar Isaac Shows Off a Serious Face

Oscar Isaac looking serious. His role  Duke Leto is sure to be memorable!

This article originally appeared on Hollywood Life and is syndicated by Cheapism.