Black Widow (2021) star Florence Pugh is in talks to join the cast of the highly anticipated Dune: Part Two. It is rumored that Pugh will play Princess Irulan Corrino, the eldest daughter to Emperor Shaddam Corrino IV.
Director, producer and co-screenwriter Denis Villeneuve is back for the sequel along with original stars Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya and Josh Brolin.
Dune: Part One grossed over $400 million at the worldwide box office and has earned nine Oscar nominations including for Best Picture.
Production on the sequel is expected to start rolling in the fall, with the film set for release on October 20, 2023.