Dune: Reboot of Lynch’s 1984 Misfire, Boasts All-Star Cast

Josh Brolin is joining the A-list ensemble of the new Dune, a reboot of the 1984 misfire directed by David Lynch in 1984.

The cast already includes Timothee Chalamet, Javier Bardem, Rebecca Ferguson, Stellan Skarsgard, Dave Bautista, Charlotte Rampling, Oscar Isaac and Zendaya.

Brolin will portray Gurney Halleck, the warmaster for Chalamet’s family and a mentor to his character. Patrick Stewart had played the role in Lynch’s  adaptation.

Canadian director Denis Villeneuve (“Arrival” and “Blade Runner 2049”) is helming and co-writing the script with Eric Roth and Jon Spaihts.

The movie will be produced by Villeneuve, Mary Parent, and Cale Boyter.

Brian Herbert, Byron Merritt, Thomas Tull, and Kim Herbert serve as executive producers.

Kevin J. Anderson will act as a creative consultant.