Alec Baldwin will be hosting a children’s benefit before the movie gets up, nevertheless Legendary’s latest attempt to turn Frank Herbert’s “Dune” into a movie has taken a step forward.
The long-gestating movie – a reworking of the David Lynch version from the ‘80s- has tapped “Forrest Gump” writer Eric Roth. Coupled with the newly-announced Denis
Villeneuve (“Arrival,” “Sicario”), as director, that’s a bit of a fanboy wet dream duo.
Vlleneueve has hinted that the film might be his next, after “Blade Runner 2049”.