'Dune: Part Two' Reveals Christopher Walken's Emperor in New 3-Minute Trailer

‘Dune: Part Two’ Reveals Christopher Walken’s Emperor in New 3-Minute Trailer

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The second official trailer of Dune: second part has been released and it’s three long minutes of planetary action.

New footage from director Denis Villeneuve’s adaptation of Frank Herbert’s classic novel shows Paul Atreides (Timothée Chalamet) and Chani (Zendaya) engaged in their war against the evil Harkonnens, as Paul struggles to be worshiped as a prophet. The footage also reveals a first look at Christopher Walken’s intriguing Emperor.

In the trailer, Paul intones one of the book’s most famous lines: “The power to destroy a thing is absolute control over it.”

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The trailer also features Austin Butler as an albino Feyd Rautha, who Villeneuve described as an “Olympic swordmaster crossed with a psychotic serial killer.”

Other newcomers to the saga include Florence Pugh as Princess Irulan Corrino, Léa Seydoux as Lady Margot and Souheila Yacoub as Shishakli.

Returning stars include Rebecca Ferguson (Lady Jessica Atreides), Javier Bardem (Stilgar), Josh Brolin (Gurney Halleck), Stellan Skarsgård (Baron Vladimir Harkonnen), Dave Bautista (Glossu Rabban Harkonnen), Charlotte Rampling (Reverend Mother Mohiam) and Stephen McKinley Henderson (Thufir Hawat).

Dune: second part hits theaters November 3. Villeneuve said he is also interested in making a third film based on Herbert’s sequel novel Messiah of the Dunesalthough that project has not yet received the green light.