‘Black Widow’ star Florence Pugh is in talks to join the ‘Dune’ sequel. Although not confirmed, it is thought she will play Princess Irulan Corrino, the eldest daughter to Emperor Shaddam Corrino IV. She would be added to a cast that already includes Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya and Josh Brolin, with Denis Villeneuve return to direct.
Pugh is currently in high demand having been introduced as Marvel Studios new Black Widow. She is currently working on Christopher Nolan’s ‘Oppenheimer’.
‘Dune: Part Two’ will film at the end of this year with a planned release date of 20th October 2023.