Before he retired from professional wrestling, Dave Bautista worked with director Denis Villeneuve on the film Blade Runner 2049. Villeneuve was impressed enough with his post-apocalyptic acting skills to cast him in Dune. The feeling was mutual because, as Bautista told us, he was very excited about getting the opportunity to work with Villeneuve once again. (Click on the media bar below to hear Dave Bautista)
Duneopens in theaters and starts streaming on HBO Max on October 22.