Paul Atreides is the main character of the 2021 film Dune. He is the son of Duke Leto Atreides and Lady Jessica. Paul is portrayed by Timothée Chalamet.
Born on the planet Caladan, Paul begins experiencing vivid visions of the future in the form of dreams, including an attack on Arrakis, and a yet-to-come relationship with Chani Kynes.
Paul is a young man with black hair and fair skin. He has a slim athletic build.
Paul is the only son and heir of Duke Leto of House Atreides and his concubine Lady Jessica. Paul was raised on the planet Caladan.
Paul was notably trained by his father's men Gurney Halleck, Duncan Idaho, and Thufir Hawat. He also received Bene Gesserit training by his mother.
Differences from the original character[edit | edit source]
Paul is adapted from the character of the same name from the original Dune novel.
Paul and Gaius Helen Mohiam
Paul in the Arrakeen Palace
Paul and Lady Jessica on Arrakis
Paul runs from a sandworm
Lady Jessica, Chani, Stilgar, and Paul