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Frank Herbert's Children of Dune is a three-part miniseries written by John Harrison and directed by Greg Yaitanes, based on Frank Herbert's novels Dune Messiah and Children of Dune. First broadcast in the United States on March 16, 2003, Children of Dune is the sequel to the 2000 miniseries Frank Herbert's Dune and produced by the Sci Fi Channel. As of 2004, this miniseries and its predecessor were two of the three highest-rated programs ever to be broadcast on the Sci-Fi Channel.

  1. John Harrison


Series Cast

  1. James McAvoy as Leto Atreides II

    James McAvoy

    Leto Atreides II

    3 Episodes

  2. Jessica Brooks as Ghanima Atreides

    Jessica Brooks

    Ghanima Atreides

    3 Episodes

  3. Daniela Amavia as Alia Atreides

    Daniela Amavia

    Alia Atreides

    3 Episodes

  4. Julie Cox as Irulan Corrino-Atreides

    Julie Cox

    Irulan Corrino-Atreides

    3 Episodes

  5. Edward Atterton as Duncan Idaho

    Edward Atterton

    Duncan Idaho

    3 Episodes

  6. Alice Krige as Lady Jessica

    Alice Krige

    Lady Jessica

    3 Episodes

  7. Susan Sarandon as Princess Wensicia

    Susan Sarandon

    Princess Wensicia

    3 Episodes

  8. Alec Newman as Paul Atreides / Muad'Dib

    Alec Newman

    Paul Atreides / Muad'Dib

    3 Episodes

  9. Martin McDougall as Scytale

    Martin McDougall


    3 Episodes

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Last Season

Miniseries - Frank Herbert's Children of Dune


2003 | 3 Episodes

Season 1 of Frank Herbert's Children of Dune premiered on March 16, 2003.

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Frank Herbert's Children of Dune
Frank Herbert's Children of Dune


Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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