What Movie Is Zendaya in Next?

Zendaya is one of the most talented and sought-after actresses in Hollywood right now. With her incredible performances in movies like “Spider-Man: Homecoming” and “The Greatest Showman,” fans are eagerly waiting to know what movie she will be starring in next. In this article, we will take a closer look at Zendaya’s upcoming projects and get a sneak peek into the exciting world of her future filmography.

1. Dune

One of the highly anticipated movies featuring Zendaya is “Dune.”

This epic science fiction film, directed by Denis Villeneuve, is based on Frank Herbert’s novel of the same name. Zendaya will be playing the role of Chani, a mysterious young woman from Arrakis.


“Dune” is set in a distant future where humanity relies on a valuable resource called “spice” found only on the planet Arrakis. The story follows Paul Atreides (played by Timothée Chalamet) as he leads his family to take control of this dangerous yet crucial planet.

Release Date:

The release date for “Dune” was initially set for December 18, 2020, but due to the ongoing pandemic, it has been rescheduled to October 22, 2021.

2. Malcolm & Marie

Zendaya also stars in the highly acclaimed film “Malcolm & Marie.” Directed by Sam Levinson, this black-and-white romantic drama showcases Zendaya’s versatile acting skills alongside John David Washington.


The story revolves around a filmmaker named Malcolm (played by John David Washington) and his girlfriend Marie (played by Zendaya). After returning home from a movie premiere, their relationship takes an unexpected turn as they confront their past and present issues.

Release Date:

“Malcolm & Marie” was released on February 5, 2021, on Netflix and received critical acclaim for its powerful performances and intimate storytelling.

3. Spider-Man: No Way Home

Zendaya will be reprising her role as MJ (Michelle Jones) in the highly anticipated Marvel film, “Spider-Man: No Way Home.” This superhero action-packed movie is the third installment in the Spider-Man series of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.


As the plot details for “Spider-Man: No Way Home” are being kept tightly under wraps, fans can only speculate about what adventures await Peter Parker (played by Tom Holland) and his friends. However, with Zendaya’s return as MJ, it’s safe to say that we can expect some thrilling moments and emotional arcs.

Release Date:

The release date for “Spider-Man: No Way Home” is set for December 17, 2021. Fans across the globe are eagerly awaiting this highly anticipated film.


Zendaya’s upcoming projects promise to showcase her incredible talent and versatility as an actress. From epic science fiction to intense romantic dramas and superhero blockbusters, there is no doubt that Zendaya’s star will continue to rise in the coming years. So mark your calendars and get ready to witness Zendaya’s captivating performances on the big screen!