The spice continues to flow as the Dune universe expands with Dune: The Sisterhood.
Dune: Part Two is almost here, and we are already blessed with more Dune to look forward to. Here is everything we know about Dune: The Sisterhood.
Table of Contents
- Dune: The Sisterhood Release Date: When Will the Dune Spin-off Sequel Come Out?
- Dune: The Sisterhood Cast: Who are the Actors Included in Dune: The Sisterhood ?
- Dune: The Sisterhood Crew : Who are the Creatives Behind the Scenes?
- Dune: The Sisterhood Plot: What Will be the Plot of the Dune Spin-off ?
- Dune: The Sisterhood Trailer: Is There a Trailer for Dune: The Sisterhood?
- Where to Watch Dune: The Sisterhood : Where Can I Watch Dune: The Sisterhood?
Dune: The Sisterhood Release Date: When Will the Dune Spin-off Sequel Come Out?
There is still no announced release date for the Dune spin-off series.
The first Dune movie premiered on October 22, 2021, while Dune: Part Two is set to come out sometime on November 2022. If the series follows the same production trend as the franchise's first two movies, we may enjoy the series sometime in late 2023.
When was Dune: The Sisterhood announced?
Dune: The Sisterhood was announced in 2019.
When will Dune: The Sisterhood start production?
There is still no confirmed information about the Dune: The Sisterhood's production stages, but we know that some of the series's important cast members have already been chosen.
Dune: The Sisterhood Cast: Who are the Actors Included in Dune: The Sisterhood?
Deadline reported that the series is currently casting, with two of the most important characters in Dune: The Sisterhood already cast.
The Harkonnen Sisters
Emily Watson, who is most probably known for her parts in Chernobyl and God's Creatures, will play the character of Valya Harkonnen. Shirley Henderson, who is known for her memorable performance in Harry Potter and Stan & Ollie, will be playing Valya's sister, Tula Harkonnen.
Valya and Tula came to be known as the Harkonnen Sisters, who climbed the ranks and rose to power in the Sisterhood, a secret organization of women that will later become the Bene Gesserit.
In mid-October, Indira Varma joins the cast though we still do not know who she will be playing.
Dune: The Sisterhood Crew: Who are the Creatives Behind the Scenes?
Diane Ademu-John is the creator, writer, showrunner, and executive producer for Dude: The Sisterhood, along with Alison Schapker, who is also the showrunner and executive producer. The other executive producers of the show are John Spaihts, Scott Z. Burns, Matthew King, John Cameron, and Cait Collins. Author Brian Herbert, who wrote the series and is the son of Dune novel series author Frank Herbert, is also an executive producer, along with Byron Merrit and Kim Herbert, who are executive producers under the Frank Herbert estate. Kevin J. Anderson is also a co-producer.
Denis Villeneuve, who directed, co-wrote, and produced the first Dune movie that premiered in 2021, is also an executive producer for Dune: The Sisterhood. Villeneuve was originally set to direct the series pilot, but
he passed the helm to Johan Renck, who will be directing the series' first two episodes.
Dune: The Sisterhood Plot: What Will be the Plot of the Dune Spin-off?
We still do not know much about the plot of Dune: The Sisterhood, but we have some information about the show. The released description for the series is as follows:
Set 10,000 years before the ascension of Paul Atreides, Dune: The Sisterhood follows the Harkonnen Sisters as they combat forces that threaten the future of humankind, and establish the fabled sect known as the Bene Gesserit.
The series will introduce us to the Bene Gesserit as we follow the Harkonnen Sisters. The Bene Gesserit is a mysterious organization shrouded by secrets, a quasi-magical order made up of only women. The members of the Bene Gesserit each possess unique mental and physical skills they use to help maintain order and stability in humanity. The Bene Gesserit strategically places its members in various influential and powerful positions across different planets in the universe. These members gently guide society in the direction that is most beneficial for the Bene Gesserit.
Deadline describe the Bene Gesserit as:
the Bene Gesserit expertly weave through the feudal politics and intrigue of The Imperium, pursuing plans of their own that will ultimately lead them to the enigmatic planet Arrakis — known to its inhabitants as Dune
In the Dune novels, the Bene Gesserit gained power after the Butlerian Jihad when the human rose and overthrew an over-controlling artificial intelligence.
Dune: The Sisterhood Trailer: Is There a Trailer for Dune: The Sisterhood?
There is still no trailer for Dune: The Sisterhood. Since the series is taking its first production steps, we may see the trailer sometime in mid-2023 or at least a few weeks before its premiere. In the meantime, here is the trailer for the first Dune movie.
Where to Watch Dune: The Sisterhood: Where Can I Watch Dune: The Sisterhood?
You can watch Dune: The Sisterhood on HBOMaxi once the series premiers. You can also watch the first Dune movie on HBOMax.
The second movie of the franchise, Dune: Part Two, will have a theatrical release first before it can be available on the select streaming service.