Josh Brolin is becoming a member of the A-list ensemble of Legendary’s “Dune” reboot. He boards a solid that features Timothée Chalamet, Javier Bardem, Rebecca Ferguson, Stellan Skarsgard, Dave Bautista, and Charlotte Rampling, with Oscar Isaac and Zendaya in talks to affix.
Brolin will painting Gurney Halleck, the warmaster for Chalamet’s household and a mentor to his character. Patrick Stewart performed the function in David Lynch’s 1984 film adaptation.
“Arrival” and “Blade Runner 2049” filmmaker Denis Villeneuve is directing and co-writing the script with Eric Roth and Jon Spaihts.
The film will likely be produced by Villeneuve, Mary Mother or father, and Cale Boyter, with Brian Herbert, Byron Merritt, Thomas Tull, and Kim Herbert serving as govt producers. Kevin J. Anderson will act as a artistic marketing consultant.
Set within the distant future, “Dune” follows Paul Atreides, whose household assumes management of the desert planet Arrakis. As the one producer of a extremely priceless useful resource, jurisdiction over Arrakis is contested amongst competing noble households. After Atreides is betrayed, he leads a insurrection to revive his household’s reign.
Brolin and Villeneuve labored collectively on the critically acclaimed 2015 crime drama “Sicario.” Brolin lately reprised his function within the sequel, “Sicario: Day of the Soldado.” He can subsequent be seen in “Avengers: Endgame.”
He’s repped by CAA.
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