Famous Actress Tabu casted in a role in 'Dune: Prophecy' (Reports)

Tabu joins the Max prequel series "Dune: Prophecy" in a recurring role as Sister Francesca

The series is inspired by the novel "Sisterhood of Dune" and set 10,000 years before Paul Atreides' era in the "Dune" universe.

"Dune: Prophecy" follows two Harkonnen sisters combating threats to humanity's future and forming the Bene Gesserit sect.

The series, originally titled "Dune: The Sisterhood," has yet to announce its premiere date.

Tabu's character, Sister Francesca, is described as strong, intelligent, and a former love interest of the Emperor.

Tabu is a celebrated Indian actress, known for her roles in "Maachis," "Chandni Bar," "Cheeni Kum," "Haider," and "Andhadhun."

The series also stars Emily Watson, Olivia Williams, Travis Fimmel, and other notable actors.

"Dune: Prophecy" is co-produced by Max and Legendary Television, with Alison Schapker as showrunner and executive producer