Chalamet has been on a role after starring in Oscar-nominated films "Call Me By Your Name" and "Lady Bird." He also has "Beautiful Boy" with Steve Carell in the works.
The Academy Award-nominated actor is in negotiations to star in Legendary's "Dune." Timothee Chalamet has lined up his next gig.
Set in the distant future, “Dune” follows Paul Atreides, whose family assumes control of the desert planet Arrakis. After Paul and his family are betrayed, the story explores themes of politics, religion, and man’s relationship to nature, as Paul leads a rebellion to restore his family’s reign. As the only producer of a highly valuable resource, jurisdiction over Arrakis is contested among competing noble families.
Legendary closed a deal with the Frank Herbert estate in 2016 for his iconic novel, granting the studio rights to not only films, but also TV projects on the sci-fi property. Denis Villenueve, who helmed "Blade Runner: 2049" and "Arrival," is directing from a script by Eric Roth.
He is repped by UTA.” />
Anderson will serve as a creative consultant. Kevin J. The projects will be produced by Villeneuve, Mary Parent and Cale Boyter, with Brian Herbert, Byron Merritt, Thomas Tull and Kim Herbert serving as executive producers.