The cast of the television adaptation of The Last of Us continues to take shape, the award-winning videogame created by Naughty Dog and released in 2013 on PlayStation 3. In these hours it has been announced by IGN than within the series there will also be the Henry and Sam, brothers well known to fans of the game. They will think about interpreting them Lamar Johnson and Keivonn Woodard respectively, but the backstory will be different.
The Last of Us series
The Last of Us TV series will also feature Henry and Sam
In The Last of Us the two brothers are found in Pittsburgh by Joel and Ellie while trying to escape from the hunters, a group of survivors who rebel against the militia in the quarantine areas and kill anyone who appears in front of them. Within the series, however, the two will be found in Kansas City. The first season of the The Last of Us, consisting of ten episodes, it will be produced by Craig Mazinauthor of the miniseries Chernobylas well as the co-president of Naughty Dog Neil Druckmann. The two directors will be Jasmila Žbanić And Ali Abbasi.
The first is a Bosnian director and film producer, winner of the Golden Bear at the Berlin Film Festival in 2006 for her debut film called The Secret of Esma. Pedro Pascal and Bella Ramsey will play the role of Joel and Ellie: the first image released on the net has already excited fans of the video game. They will also appear Troy Baker and Ashley Johnsonrespectively interpreters of Joel and Ellie in video games.
The precise date of arrival on HBO has not yet been formalized, but The Last of Us series is expected to come out in 2023. Released in 2013 on PlayStation 3, The Last of Us quickly became one of the videogame most loved and sold ever than the Sony flagship. Naughty Dog then made a remastered one for PS4, containing the DLC about Ellie, and about a month ago announced the arrival of the remake for PS5 (can already be ordered on Amazon) and PC, scheduled for September 2, 2022.