Kyle MacLachlan ‘Excited’ for Villeneuve’s ‘Dune’ to Differ From David Lynch’s Vision

Kyle MacLachlan ‘Excited’ for Villeneuve’s ‘Dune’ to Differ From David Lynch’s Vision
Kyle MacLachlan and David Lynch’s legendary creative partnership spans such different offerings as the television series “Twin Peaks” and films like “Blue Velvet” and “Dune.” The latter, a 1984 film adaptation of Frank Herbert’s science-fiction novel, was an infamous critical and commercial flop. Lynch battled with Universal during the production so much that he attempted to get his name off the theatrical cut. Thirty-six years later, “Dune” is gearing up to return to the big screen in a new adaptation directed by “Arrival” and “Blade Runner 2049” filmmaker Denis Villeneuve. The film stars Timothée Chalamet as the protagonist Paul Atreides, the same role MacLachlan played in Lynch’s film.

“I’m very excited to see it,” MacLachlan recently told IMDb about Villeneuve’s new version. “There will be another one, there will be a couple of us out there, running around, there’s plenty of room I think, and
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