The series is an adaptation of the novel Sisterhood Of Dune, which is written by Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson.
The series was created by Diane Ademu-John. The plot follows, “Set 10,000 years before the ascension of Paul Atreides, the series will follow the Harkonnen Sisters as they combat forces that threaten the future of humankind, and establish the fabled sect known as the Bene Gesserit.”
Emmy-winner Johan Renck will direct the premiere episode and he also executive produce. The series was co-produced by HBO Max and Legendary Television.
The series filming will start next month in Budapest, Hungary. Dune: Part Two also filming in the same spot.
Denis Villeneuve, Jon Spaihts, Scott Z. Burns, Matthew King, John Cameron, Cait Collins, Byron Merritt, and Kim Herbert are executive producers with author Brian Herbert.