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Dave Bautista is not known to restrain himself when he has something to say, the outspoken wrestler who became an actor sat down Filed for the reinstatement of James Gunn as director of Marvel Studios' Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3, 3, and has recently aired the films Fast & Furious and said: "Me If he was asked if he would play a role in the franchise, Bautista was unusually quiet with regard to his role in the upcoming Dune remake, at least until now.
It was first announced that Bautista would be screened in January in Denis Villeneuve's adaptation of Frank Herbert's 1965 novel, but there were no details of who he could play and now that filming is underway, Bautista breaksSilence He has just shared a photo from the set that shows he has taken on the role of Rabban Harkonnen.
In the original novel, Rabban is the brutal, sadistic nephew of Baron Vladimir Harkonnen, known as "Beast Rabban" for his cruelty. In a distant future, when humanity is scattered over planetary fiefs, Dune plays mostly in the Arrakis desert world, which Rabban has to oversee on his uncle's behalf. Think Game of Thrones meets Star Wars .
Bautista will be perfect for Rabban as he has already improved his ability as an intergalactic warrior: He played Drax the Destroyer in the films Guardians of the Galaxy in which he made use of his hulking. shredded frame and his surprisingly clever comic timing.
The first Dune film is expected to be released in November 2020. In the meantime, Bautista can be seen in the action comedy Stuber alongside Kumail Nanjiani