Launched a series of ‘The Last of Us’ on HBO with the creator of ‘Chernobyl’ and the creator of the video game


The people of Naughty Dog has not been escarmentada with what it is costing you to get ahead in the film ‘Uncharted’, and have announced a new audiovisual project based on one of his video games more praised. According to reports Hollywood Reporter, HBO has put hands to the work with a series based on ‘The Last of Us.

'The Last of Us'

The project will count with the creator of ‘Chernobyl’, Craig Mazin, accompanied by Neil Druckmann, creative director and scriptwriter for the video game PlayStation. Both will be the writers and executive producers, accompanied by Carolyn Strauss and Evan Wells, president of Naughty Dog.

The series will be focused on the plot of the first game, which was released in 2013 and was a resounding success in sales and reviews, with over 17 million copies sold. The you have played the game, focuses on a man, Joel, who is a witness to the fall of civilization as we know it after an outbreak that turns the infected into creatures killer known as chasqueadores (more lethal as it proceeds through its “transformation”). Join Ellie, a 14 year old girl, on a journey toward a safe area where they work on a cure.

HBO has celebrated the announcement with a tweet that announced “search for the light” and the symbol of the Firefliesthe “enemies” of Joel and Ellie in the game (in addition to own chasqueadores). Because, of course, there is no worse enemy than the human being.

And this year, the sequel

‘The Last of Us’ was a remastering on the PlayStation 4 and episode added, revolutionary, by giving him a girlfriend to the protagonist, and this year, you will receive your sequel. ‘The Last of Us: Part 2’ is one of the most ambitious projects of the last few months of the Sony console before receiving the PlayStation 5. The game will be released on the 29th of may.

The series of ‘The Last of Us’ will be the first series produced for PlayStation Productions, in co-production with Sony Pictures Television. This last one has announced that it will not be the only series that will prepare themso that other games could follow its path. What stakes? So soon, now is the time to go looking for the actors that make Joel and Ellie, and no, do not think of Hugh Jackman and Ellen Page.