In addition to The last of us remake, HBOs †The last of us” A television series is also on the way and a first image was shown today as part of the Summer Game Fest.
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It was also revealed this afternoon during Summer Game Fest that The last of us video game actors Troy Baker and Ashley Johnson will have roles in the HBO series.
Craig Mazin (“Chernobyl”) is developing the series for HBO, and he will be collaborating with Neil Druckman to write and executive produce the small screen customization.
“The series is set twenty years after modern civilization has been destroyed. Joel, a hardened survivor, is hired to smuggle Ellie, a 14-year-old girl, out of a cramped quarantine zone. What begins as a small job quickly turns into a brutal, heart-wrenching journey as they both traverse the US and depend on each other to survive.”
Pedro Pascal (“The Mandalorian”) stars in the series as Joel and Bella Ramsey (“Game of Thrones”) plays Ellie. Gabriel Luna †Terminator: Dark Fate) plays Tommy, Pascal’s Joel’s brother. Storm Reid† Anna Torva† Jeffrey Pierce, Nick Offerman, Merle Dandridge, Nico Parker, Murray Bartlett and With O’Neil will also star in the series.
Kantemir Balagovi †beanpole) directs the pilot episode of HBO’s “The Last of Us” series, featuring Jasmila Žbanić †Where are you going, Aida) and Ali Abbasid †Border) also directing episodes.