Aquaman and Game of Thrones icon Jason Momoa is in talks to play the sword-master Duncan Idaho in the remake of Dune.
Deadline and Variety reported the negotiations Thursday.
Arrival and Blade Runner 2049 filmmaker Denis Villeneuve is directing the movie, which is anticipated to star Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Dave Bautista, Stellan Skarsgård, Charlotte Rampling, Javier Bardem, Zendaya and Josh Brolin.
Villeneuve, Eric Roth and Jon Spaihts wrote the screenplay for the film, primarily based totally on Frank Herbert’s sci-fi novel.
The information was beforehand tailor-made by David Lynch as a 1984 movie starring Brad Dourif, José Ferrer,
Linda Hunt, Kyle MacLachlan, Virginia Madsen, Sting, Dean Stockwell, Max von Sydow, Alicia Witt and Sean Young.