Based on the 2013 Naughty Dog video game of the same name, The Last of Us is an upcoming HBO Original series. The series, which is marketed as a post-apocalyptic drama, is thought to be the biggest television production in Canadian history.
It is the first HBO show to have a video as its inspiration. Sony Pictures Television, PlayStation Productions, Naughty Dog, The Mighty Mint, and World Games all contributed funding to the game. The television show was filmed in Alberta, Canada, from July 2021 to June 2022.
THE LAST OF US OTT RELEASE DATE
The series will debut on Sunday, January 15, 2023, on HBO and HBO Max. It was created by Craig Mazin, the guy behind the critically acclaimed “Chernobyl” miniseries, and renowned video game creator Neil Druckmann. There will be nine episodes, all of which were written by Mazin and Druckmann.
Pedro Pascal and Bella Ramsey are shown travelling through an overgrown metropolis in a new poster released by the series’ creators on Wednesday, November 2.
— The Last of Us (@TheLastofUsHBO) November 2, 2022
THE LAST OF US TEASER
HBO unveiled the teaser for this eagerly awaited series on September 26, 2022. The Last of Us centres on Joel, a brave survivor who is recruited to smuggle a 14-year-old girl named Ellie out of a repressive quarantine zone. The story is set two decades after the collapse of contemporary society.
— The Last of Us (@TheLastofUsHBO) September 26, 2022
THE LAST OF US STAR CAST
:- Pedro Pascal plays Joel, a hardened survivor who is tormented by the trauma of his past.
:- Bella Ramsey plays Ellie, a 14-year-old girl who displays defiance and anger but has a private need for kinship and belonging.
:- Gabriel Luna as Tommy, Joel’s younger brother
:- Anna Torv plays Tess, a hardened survivor and Joel’s smuggler partner
:- Merle Dandridge as Marlene, the head of fireflies
:- Nico Parker as Sarah
:- Murray Bartlett as Frank
:- Nick Offerman as Bill
:- Melanie Lynskey as Kathleen
:- Storm Reid as Riley Abel
:- Jeffrey Pierce as Perry
:- Lamar Johnson as Henry
:- Keivonn Woodard as Sam
:- Graham Greene as Marlon
:- Elaine Miles as Florence
Along with Rutina Wesley and Brand Leland, Ashley Johnson and Troy Baker, who played Ellie and Joel in the games, will also appear in the series in unspecified roles. Maria and Clickers, two additional characters from the show, will appear.