The sequel from 2021 dune has been delayed by about a month.
Directed by Denis Villeneuve, Dune: Part Two is scheduled to hit theaters on November 17, 2023.
Release was previously scheduled for October 20, 2023.
Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Stellan Skarsgård, Dave Bautista, Zendaya, Javier Bardem and Josh Brolin will reprise their roles from the original.
Christopher Walken, Florence Pugh and Austin Butler have already been confirmed as joining the cast.
Walken will play Emperor Shaddam IV, while Pugh will be cast as Princess Irulan and Austin Butler as Feyd-Rautha.
James Bond star Lea Seydoux is also said to be playing Lady Margot.
The Dune films are based on the acclaimed science fiction novels by Frank Herbert.
While only the second film has currently been confirmed, Villeneuve has expressed a desire to make a trilogy of Dune films, with the third film being an adaptation of Herbert’s 1969 novel Dune Messiah.
Speak with The Hollywood Reporterthe filmmaker said a third film in the Dune franchise “makes sense” for him.
Chalamet initially confirmed this Dune: Part Two had been given the green light last year and shared a poster for the film on his social media pages.
https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/news/dune-2-release-date-delayed-b2113300.html Dune 2 release date has been pushed back to November 2023