Fans DuneRecently, I was a bit disappointed to hear that Denis Villeneuve had been released early this month. Part 2: Dune has been increased – with the blockbuster sequel’s release date shifted by about a month, from October of next year to November 2023. The latest casting announcement shows that work is continuing on the film.
DeadlineNow, it is reporting that Souheila Yancoub has joined the cast of Part 2: Dune. The role of Shishakli will be played by her. While the character doesn’t have a large part in the story, it is notable that she is being gender swapped.
In Frank Herbert’s Dune, Paul Atreides (played by Timothée Chalamet in the 2021 adaptation) meets Shishakli as he is become acclimated among the Fremen. Paul learns how to ride sandworms from Shishakli. He states that the hooks he’s giving away are his. “they have never failed.”
Souheila Yancoub is a Swiss actor. She made her acting debut on the French soap opera. Plus belle la vie2016 In 2018 she made her feature film debut in the Gaspar Noé movie ClimaxSofia Boutella was the star of this series, as well as in Hulu’s original series. No Man’s Land. Part 2: DuneIt will be her biggest project.
Part 2: DuneIt is expected that the adaptation of Frank Herbert’s second novel will be made into a book series. The story will follow Lady Jessica and Paul Atreides as they attempt to end the tyranny on the planet Arrakis of House Harkonnen and defeat the forces that saw House Atreides destroyed.
This is the latest casting update. Part 2: Dune, which has been busy the last few weeks adding a lot more talent. Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Josh Brolin, Javier Bardem, Zendaya, Stellan Skarsgård, and more are expected to reprise their roles from Dune, and new additions to the ensemble include Florence Pugh (in the role of Princess Irulan), Austin Butler (as the sinister Feyd-Rautha), Christopher Walken (ruling the universe as Emperor Shaddam IV), and Léa Seydoux (playing subversive Bene Gesserit, Margot).
Learn more about our ensemble and their roles in the film. Part 2: DuneCheck out the updated Cast List. As more actors sign up for the production, keep checking CinemaBlend. You can find out more about the film and all the movies on the 2023 Movie Release Calendar.