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‘Dune’: Eleven Things to Know About the 2020 Film and TV Series

IndieWire has rounded up all the details about upcoming "Dune" adaptations on screens both big and small.

Timothee Chalamet'The King' film premiere, Arrivals, SVA Theater, New York, USA - 01 Oct 2019

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Editor’s note: This story has been updated with the new first look photos published by Warner Bros.

One of the most highly-anticipated movies of 2020 is Academy Award-nominated director Denis Villeneuve’s big-screen adaptation of the beloved — and seemingly very difficult to get right, if David Lynch and Alejandro Jodorowsky’s notorious attempts are any indication — science-fiction novel “Dune.” Especially with the added companion TV series coming to HBO Max.

Naturally, Warner Bros. has kept news about both the movie and companion series relatively secretive, but IndieWire has compiled a list of the eight must-know details about them. From its previous adaptations to its A-list cast, below is everything you need to know about all things “Dune” 2020.

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