Raised by Wolves could also be canceled, however Travis Fimmel is staying in enterprise with HBO Max.
Per Selection, the Vikings alum has joined the solid of Dune: The Sisterhood.
The sequence is a companion to the Dune film franchise and takes viewers contained in the Bene Gesserit, a mysterious order of girls.
Fimmel will fill the position of Desmond Hart, a “charismatic soldier with an enigmatic previous, who seeks to realize the Emperor’s belief on the expense of the Sisterhood,” Selection reviews.
The solid additionally consists of Indira Varma (Recreation of Thrones), Sarah-Sofie Boussnina (Knightfall), Shalom Brune-Franklin (The Vacationer), Aoife Hinds (Regular Individuals), Chloe Lea (Basis), and Faoileann Cunningham (The Northman).
The Dune franchise was efficiently restarted in October 2021 with a film starring Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Oscar Isaac, Josh Brolin, Stellan Skarsgård, Dave Bautista, Stephen McKinley Henderson, Zendaya, Chang Chen, Charlotte Rampling, Jason Momoa, and Javier Bardem.
The film launched in theaters and on HBO Max concurrently in an unprecedented transfer.
it grossed over $400 million on the field workplace and a sequel was rapidly introduced.
A 3rd is deliberate, however it’s going to all come all the way down to the success of the second film.
“The Bene Gesserit have at all times been fascinating to me,” Denis Villeneuve mentioned when the sequence was ordered by HBO Max in 2019.
“Focusing a sequence round that highly effective order of girls appeared not solely related and provoking, however a dynamic setting for the tv sequence.”
Fimmel is coming off a two-season run on Raised by Wolves, which the streaming service canceled earlier this yr.
The transfer was a shocker at a time when the newly merged Warner Bros. Discovery eyed cost-cutting.
Dune: The Sisterhood doesn’t have a premiere date as of but, however we’ll maintain you updated on any adjustments.
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