The Final of Us, HBO’s sequence adaptation of the award-winning online game sequence, now has a primary look. On The Final of Us Day — that was Sunday, September 26 — sport developer Naughty Canine unveiled a nonetheless from HBO’s The Final of Us sequence (above) that reveals the backs of stars Bella Ramsey and Pedro Pascal. Within the distance, we are able to see the remnants of a crashed airplane. The Final of Us is ready in a post-apocalyptic world the place a pandemic ends in the creation of the Contaminated, who’re zombies all however in identify. Ramsey performs the younger survivor Ellie whose blood could possibly be the remedy to the stated pandemic, whereas Pascal is the hardened survivor Joel tasked with smuggling Ellie throughout the US.
“Search for the sunshine,” Naughty Canine stated in its The Final of Us first look tweet at 6pm PT Sunday (whic is 6:30am IST Monday). Sharing the identical picture on his Twitter account, Pascal wrote: “‘I bought you, child lady.’ The HBO adaptation of The Final of Us is in manufacturing.” Pascal added “Glad birthday Joel” as one of many hashtags. September 26 is just not solely The Final of Us Day to rejoice the franchise — beforehand generally known as Outbreak Day, it is when the pandemic reached vital mass within the sport’s occasions — but in addition the in-game birthday of Joel.
Along with Ramsey and Pascal, HBO’s The Final of Us sequence adaptation additionally stars Gabriel Luna (Brokers of SHIELD) as former soldier and Joel’s youthful brother Tommy, Merle Dandridge (The Final of Us) as resistance motion Fireflies chief Marlene, Jeffrey Pierce (The Final of Us) as a quarantine zone insurgent Perry (an authentic character for the present), Anna Torv (Fringe) as Joel’s smuggler companion Tess, Nico Parker (Dumbo) as Joel’s daughter Sarah, Murray Bartlett (The White Lotus) as remoted survivalist Frank, and theatre actor Con O’Neill as Frank’s fellow survivalist Invoice.
Craig Mazin (Chernobyl) and The Final of Us sport director Neil Druckmann are the creators, head writers, and govt producers on HBO’s The Final of Us. Kantemir Balagov (Beanpole) directs the pilot episode, with Druckmann additionally on directing duties. The Final of Us sport composer Gustavo Santaolalla returns for the HBO sequence. Government producers on The Final of Us sequence additionally embody Carolyn Strauss, Rose Lam, Evan Wells, Asad Qizilbash, and Carter Swan. HBO’s The Final of Us is a manufacturing of Sony Photos Tv, PlayStation Productions, Naughty Canine, The Mighty Mint, and Phrase Video games.
The Final of Us is anticipated to premiere in 2022 on HBO and HBO Max. Manufacturing on season 1 started in July and is anticipated to run till June 2022.