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Legendary has acquired the rights to Dune!

“I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. I will face my fear. I will permit it to pass over me and through me. And when it has gone past I will turn the inner eye to see its path. Where the fear has gone there will be nothing. Only I will remain.”

It had to happen at some point and now it has! Legendary were the ones to achieve it – they successfully negotiated with the Frank Herbert estate and announced today that they have reached an agreement granting them the production entity the Dune movie and television rights.

The agreement calls for the development and production of possible film and television projects for a global audience. The potential Dune movie and TV projects would be produced by Thomas Tull, Mary Parent and Cale Boyter, with Brian Herbert, Byron Merritt and Kim Herbert serving as executive producers.

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