"Dune 2" Director Loves Stilgar Memes: See What happened?

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Denis Villeneuve, director of "Dune: Part Two," has responded to the Stilgar memes that went viral post-release.

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Stilgar, played by Javier Bardem, became popular for coining the term "Lisan al Gaib" to describe protagonist Paul Atreides.

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Memes featuring Stilgar's animated reactions to Paul riding a sandworm have gained traction online.

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Villeneuve expressed happiness over fans' positive reactions to Stilgar, calling him a "lovable" and "tragic figure."

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He emphasized the humanity and humor in Stilgar's character, designed to make him relatable.

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The director also mentioned his freedom to explore themes like faith and belief in sci-fi without offending people.

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"Dune: Part Two" has grossed $494.7 million globally, leaving fans eager for news about a third film.

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Villeneuve teased that they are in early stages for a sequel, hinting at a possible adaptation of Herbert's "Dune: Messiah."

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