In advance of a two-part set of movies starring Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Oscar Isaac, Josh Brolin, Stellan Skarsgård, Dave Bautista, Zendaya, David Dastmalchian, Charlotte Rampling, Jason Momoa, and Javier Bardem targeted to come to theaters beginning this December from director Denis Villeneuve, a new three-book graphic novel series is heading your way this Fall from Abrams Books. Frank Herbert’s Dune: The Graphic Novel, Book One is now available for pre-order here at Amazon.
Familiar science fiction author Kevin J. Anderson created this adaptation of Herbert’s 1965 novel with his co-author from 14 Dune follow-on novels, Brian Herbert, Frank’s son. Spanish artists Raúl Allén and Patricia Martín will bring the science fiction-fantasy elements to visual form, accompanied by a trademark style cover by legendary artist Bill Sienkiewicz.
A spin-off television series is also in the works, a prequel series titled Dune: The Sisterhood, being prepared for HBO Max.
Here are the first images released for Frank Herbert’s Dune: The Graphic Novel, Book One, character style guides courtesy of Abrams Books:
You can pre-order the first book from Frank Herbert’s Dune: The Graphic Novel, Book One now here at Amazon, scheduled to ship in October. And you can always catch up on the original Herbert novel here and the original cult hit film from 1984 David Lynch film starring Kyle MacLachlan, Virginia Madsen, Brad Dourif, Linda Hunt, Everett McGill, Patrick Stewart, Sting, Sean Young, Alicia Witt, Dean Stockwell, and Max Von Sydow here. Denis Villeneuve’s film Dune has a targeted release date of December 18, 2020.
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