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Venice Film Festival 2021: Rebecca Ferguson commands attention on the red carpet

She stars alongside Timothée Chalamet and Zendaya in the upcoming film Dune.

And Rebecca Ferguson commanded attention during the star-studded premiere of the movie at Venice Film Festival on Friday night. 

The Swedish actress, 37, dazzled in a nude ruffle gown as she posed confidently for the cameras on the red carpet. 

Wow! Rebecca Ferguson commanded attention during the star-studded premiere of the movie Dune at Venice Film Festival on Friday night

Stunning: The Swedish actress, 37, dazzled in a nude ruffle gown as she posed confidently for the cameras on the red carpet

Stunning: The Swedish actress, 37, dazzled in a nude ruffle gown as she posed confidently for the cameras on the red carpet

Her nude, yellow and pink gown featured a long train which swept dramatically behind her and a pink circular ruffle on the top section of the dress. 

Rebecca swept her short blonde tresses into a chic up do and opted for a natural and pretty makeup look.

She kept her accessories to a minimum for her incredible appearance so that all eyes were kept on the showstopping gown.  

Style: Her nude, yellow and pink gown featured a long train which swept dramatically behind her and a pink circular ruffle on the top section of the dress

Style: Her nude, yellow and pink gown featured a long train which swept dramatically behind her and a pink circular ruffle on the top section of the dress

Radiant: Rebecca swept her short blonde tresses into a chic up do and opted for a natural and pretty makeup look

Commanding attention: She looked great in the elaborate dress

Radiant: Rebecca swept her short blonde tresses into a chic up do and opted for a natural and pretty makeup look

Upcoming: In Dune Timothee Chalamet plays central character Paul, while Zendaya takes on the role as his on-screen lover Chan

Upcoming: In Dune Timothee Chalamet plays central character Paul, while Zendaya takes on the role as his on-screen lover Chan

In Dune Timothee Chalamet plays central character Paul, while Zendaya takes on the role as his on-screen lover Chan. 

Their romance blossoms during a frightening war on her desert planet Arrakis which is mined for precious resources. Rebecca plays Lady Jessica.   

Javier Bardem’s Stilgar, Stellan Skarsgard’s The Baron, Sharon Duncan-Brewster’s Liet Kynes, Dave Bautista’s Beast Rabban, David Dastmalchian’s Piter De Vries, Charlotte Rampling’s Reverend Mother Mohiam, Chang Chen’s Dr. Yueh and Stephen McKinley Henderson’s Thufir Hawat are also in the movie.  

Crew: L-R: Javier Bardem, Zendaya, Stellan Skarsgård, Chang Chen, Oscar Isaac, Sharon Duncan Brewster, Timothee Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, director Denis Villeneuve, Dave Bautista and Josh Brolin

Crew: L-R: Javier Bardem, Zendaya, Stellan Skarsgård, Chang Chen, Oscar Isaac, Sharon Duncan Brewster, Timothee Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, director Denis Villeneuve, Dave Bautista and Josh Brolin

Strike a pose: Rebecca looked incredible in the quirky dress as she arrived onto the red carpet

Confident: She was showing off her unique sense of style

Strike a pose: Rebecca looked incredible in the quirky dress as she arrived onto the red carpet 

Exciting: The 2021 Venice Film Festival will take place from 1-11 September, and is considered one of the world's oldest awards ceremonies and one of the 'Big Five' events

Exciting: The 2021 Venice Film Festival will take place from 1-11 September, and is considered one of the world’s oldest awards ceremonies and one of the ‘Big Five’ events

Dramatic: The train of the dress billowed out behind her as she made her way along the red carpet

Dramatic: The train of the dress billowed out behind her as she made her way along the red carpet 

Trio: Josh Brolin, Rebecca and Oscar Isaac arrived on the red carpet together

Trio: Josh Brolin, Rebecca and Oscar Isaac arrived on the red carpet together 

Success: The filmmaker's attempt to bring this ambitious novel to live was chronicled in the 2013 documentary Jodorowsky's Dune

Success: The filmmaker’s attempt to bring this ambitious novel to live was chronicled in the 2013 documentary Jodorowsky’s Dune

Glowing: The Swedish beauty showed off her radiance with a very toned-down and natural makeup look

Glowing: The Swedish beauty showed off her radiance with a very toned-down and natural makeup look 

Pals: Rebecca, left, and Zendaya speak with each other upon arrival at the premiere of the film Dune during the 78th edition of the Venice Film Festival

Pals: Rebecca, left, and Zendaya speak with each other upon arrival at the premiere of the film Dune during the 78th edition of the Venice Film Festival

The story is set in a far-distant future in the midst of several civilizations spread across the galaxy, centering on one family in particular, the Atreides family.

The family, lead by Duke Leto Atreides, becomes the new stewards for the dangerous desert planet Arrakis.

While the desert planet is sparsely populated and filled with deadly creatures, it is also quite important. 

Work it: She looked in great spirits at the premiere that was attended by a host of other stars

All smiles: Her look was iconic

Work it: She looked in great spirits at the premiere that was attended by a host of other stars 

Red carpet look: Her eye-catching dress featured tiered-ruffles in nude and yellow hues

Red carpet look: Her eye-catching dress featured tiered-ruffles in nude and yellow hues 

Arrakis is the only source of ‘melange,’ which extends ones life and greatly enhances mental capacities, and is a necessity for space travel and navigation.

Frank Herbert’s book has been a hot property in Hollywood for decades.

There was a previous adaptation of the novel in 1970 by filmmaker Alejandro Jodorowsky, though it never got off the ground.

The filmmaker’s attempt to bring this ambitious novel to live was chronicled in the 2013 documentary Jodorowsky’s Dune. 

Pals: Zendaya and Rebecca looked happy to be reunited on the red carpet and were seen having a conversation

Gals: They embraced each other at the premiere

Pals: Zendaya and Rebecca looked happy to be reunited on the red carpet and were seen having a conversation 

Hot property: There was a previous adaptation of the novel in 1970 by filmmaker Alejandro Jodorowsky, though it never got off the ground

Making a statement: She made sure all eyes were on her in the incredible gown

Hot property: There was a previous adaptation of the novel in 1970 by filmmaker Alejandro Jodorowsky, though it never got off the ground

Success: She began her acting career with the Swedish soap opera Nya tider and went on to star in the slasher film Drowning Ghost

Success: She began her acting career with the Swedish soap opera Nya tider and went on to star in the slasher film Drowning Ghost

Big night: The beautiful dress caught the eye and showed off her incredible sense of style

Big night: The beautiful dress caught the eye and showed off her incredible sense of style 

All-star cast: She stars alongside Timothee Chalamet (right) and Zendaya (left) in the upcoming film Dune

All-star cast: She stars alongside Timothee Chalamet (right) and Zendaya (left) in the upcoming film Dune

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