Pedro Pascal and Bella Ramsey They are making their debut as Joel and Ellie in the first photo of HBO‘s The last of U.S, The high-profile series adaptation of the Sony Playstation franchise from Chernobyl creator Craig Mazin and Neil Druckmann.
Based on the critically acclaimed video game. The last of usDeveloped by Naughty Dog exclusively for PlayStation platforms, the story takes place twenty years after modern civilization was destroyed. Joel, a hardened survivor, is hired to get Ellie, a 14-year-old girl, out of an oppressive quarantine zone. What starts out as a small job soon turns into a brutal and heartbreaking journey as both of them must traverse the US and depend on each other to survive.
When I first saw them on set in full costume, I thought, “Shit! It’s Joel and Ellie! 😭!”
– Dr. Uckmann (@Neil_Druckmann) September 27, 2021
Joel de Pascal, haunted by the trauma and failure of the past, must traverse an America ravaged by the pandemic, while protecting a young girl who represents humanity’s last hope.
Kantemir Balagov directs the pilot episode of The last of us, a co-production with Sony Pictures Television. PlayStation Productions, Word Games, The Mighty Mint and Naughty Dog.
Druckmann and Mazin write and executive produce; Carolyn Strauss (Game of Thrones, Chernobyl) He is also an executive producer alongside Naughty Dog President Evan Wells, along with Asad Qizilbash and Carter Swan of PlayStation Productions.