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Lady Jessica of the Atreides is a character in the 2021 film Dune. She is the official concubine of Duke Leto and the mother of their son Paul. Lady Jessica is portrayed by Rebecca Ferguson.

Character description[]

Lady Jessica shares the burden of House Atreides’ leadership with her beloved Duke Leto and an unbreakable bond to their son Paul Atreides. As a member of the mysterious Sisterhood known as the Bene Gesserit, she is a master of body and mind, able to weaponize her words through a power known as ‘the Voice’ to bend the will of those who dare to threaten her family. Burdened by the knowledge of what Paul must become to survive his destiny, she must prepare her son to lead humanity into a better future.[1]

Physical appearance[]

Jessica Atreides is noted to be beautiful, tall, with an oval-shaped face, hair the colour of shaded bronze and green eyes.



Differences from the original character[]

Jessica Atreides is adapted from the character of the same name from the original Dune novel.