Emily Watson and Shirley Henderson starred in the series, which will focus on Bene Gesserit nuns.
HBO Max and Legendary Television Dune new to the universe prequel series “Dune: The Sisterhood’s cast began to take shape. The series stars Shirley Henderson (Harry Potter and Goblet of Fire, 24 Hour Party People) and 2-time Oscar nominee Emily Watson (Chernobyl, Hilary and Jackie).
Soap opera, “Dune: The Harkonnen Sisters, who will take place 10,000 years before the events described in the movie “Desert Planet” and are fighting the forces that threaten the future of humanity.Bene GesseritHe will tell about his founding of the legendary sect known as “. Dune “Sisterhood of” by Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson, son of Frank Herbert, author of the novel DuneIt’s based on the book.
Johan Renck, who directed all episodes of HBO’s award-winning mini-series “Chernobyl,” will direct the first episode of the series, with Emily Watson as Valya Harkonnen and Shirley Henderson as Tula Harkonnen.
Series creator Diane Ademu-John is executive producing with Alison Schapker. Johan Renck will continue as executive producer with Ademu-John and Schapker after directing the first episode.