Souheila Yacoub has joined the cast of Dune: Part Two. Yacoub plays the role of Shishakli in the Dune sequel, which is currently in production. The film is directed by Denis Villeneuve. he co-wrote the script with Jon Spaihts.
Souheila Yacoub will be joining the ensemble cast of Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya, and Josh Brolin, and newcomers Florence Pugh, Christopher Walken, and Austin Butler.
Who Is Souheila Yacoub? For What Souheila Is Famous?
Souheila Yacoub is known for her television debut in six episodes of the France 3 soap opera Plus belle la vie. Upon graduating from the Cours Florent, Yacoub landed her first major theatre role on the Paris stage as Wahida in Wajdi Mouawad’s play Tous des oiseaux at Théâtre national de la Colline. She then starred in Gaspar Noé’s 2018 horror film Climax and the 2019 Canal+ miniseries Savages.
Mary Parent, Villeneuve, Cale Boyter, Tanya Lapointe, and Patrick McCormick are producing. The executive producers are Josh Grode, Herbert W. Gains, Brian Herbert, Byron Merritt, Kim Herbert, Thomas Tull, Spaihts, Richard P. Rubinstein, and John Harrison, with Kevin J. Anderson serving as creative consultant.
Dune: Part Two will hit theaters on 17 November 2023.