The actress took to Instagram again to share a fiery sunset from the film set in Jordan, a setting known to audiences who saw the first chapter of the story as the desert of Arrakis
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Although there is more than a year left before the release of Dunes 2 the fever for the sequel to Denis Villeneuve’s sci-fi blockbuster is already very high since the protagonists of the film began to share previews from the Middle East where filming has already been going on for some time.
After Timothée Chalamet with his post from Petra, too Zendaya Offers us a taste of Jordan and his photo of the red desert of Wadi Rum transports us directly to Arrakis, the planet where Frank Herbert’s epic is set.
Zendaya’s photo from the Jordanian desert
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Zendaya is back on Instagram to reassure her fans that everything is going according to plan: she is currently in Jordan and is very busy with the second chapter of Dunesas evidenced by the photo shared in Stories (available for 24 hours): a fiery sunset from that corner of the planet that for her and for all viewers of Dunes (the movie released in 2021) is Arrakis.
In fact, Villeneuve’s production did not move from the places that had been the backdrop for the first film and the set was once again set up in the Jordan valley for consistency.
Chalametinstead, in publishing a selfie in the ultra recognizable archaeological site of Petramay have unveiled what, conceivably, could have been chosen as Fremen strongholdanother scenario in which the adventures of the protagonists of the story will take place.
Something transpires, therefore, from the highly armored sets of Warner Bros. and Legendary Entertainment, operational since last July in various European countries. The production has already filmed in Hungary some scenes with Florence Pugh, one of the new entries in the saga; in Italymore precisely in Veneto, has already filmed Timothée Chalamet who in the new film will take on the role of the young Paul Atreides.
Timothée Chalamet’s enthusiasm for Dunes 2
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Despite their careers being filled with notable projects, Zendaya and Timothée Chalamet cannot hide their enthusiasm for Dunesstrengthened by the appreciation that the film has received throughout the past season.
The 26-year-old, around the world for the promotional tour of Bones And All by Luca Guadagnino, he confessed to variety to be really happy to be on new set with Florence Pugh with whom he shared the success of Little Womenthe film by Greta Gerwig multiple candidates for the main awards of the 2019-20 season.
For Chalamet, Dunes 2 represents an opportunity to meet friends and colleagues with whom he has already worked in the past and who, like him, have gained experience with the greatest contemporary authors (Zendaya is Guadagnino’s new muse in his Challengers) but he is also happy with the new entries and, in the interview, he also mentions the talented Austin Butler, another new face of the awaited continuation of the story.