Marketing for HBO’s The last of us The series begins with an officially released new poster. The show, set to premiere in 2023, has stars Pedro Pascal and Bella Ramsey starring as they venture into the world of a zombie apocalypse. The series is based on the video games of the same name developed by Neil Druckmann and Naughty Dog, with Druckmann returning as the television show’s creator, writer and executive producer. Craig Mazin, best known for his work on the Emmy Award-winning series Chernobylis pairing up with Druckmann in the same roles as co-creator.
The poster features Joel (Pascal) and Ellie (Ramsey) against a backdrop of a devastated city with overgrown vegetation and wrecked vehicles on an abandoned highway. “When you’re lost in the dark, seek the light,” reads the poster, referencing an iconic line from the video game series. The last of us will not only deal with the aggressive, infected zombies that stalk the world, but also deal with human relationships and the evil in apocalyptic communities. The official poster, published with kind permission of The last of us Twitter account can be found below.
The official synopsis for The last of us It says, “Joel and Ellie, a couple bound by the harshness of the world they live in, are forced to endure brutal circumstances and ruthless killers on a journey across post-pandemic America.” An outstanding cast is joined to Ramsey and Pascal, with Gabriel Luna, Nick Offerman, Merle Dandridge, Jeffrey Pierce, Anna Torv, Murray Bartlett, Melanie Lynskey, Nico Parker and Storm Reid appearing on the series.
The last of us is about to be released and will be released on HBO Max on January 15, 2023.
Pedro Pascal and Bella Ramsey share a close relationship
Pedro Pascal and Bella Ramsey will be spending a lot of time together for the foreseeable future as their characters are intertwined throughout The last of us. Ramsey recently opened up about her relationship with Pascal and her process of filming the series. The actress noted that they shot for over a year, “which is quite a long time when you’re only 19 years old.” She went on to say Pascal left her a kind note after they wrapped the first season.
“Pedro wrote me a little card at the end saying, ‘How interesting that something so big and life-changing should happen so early in your life and so late in mine.’ I thought it was a really cute observation and I just had the best time.”
Pascal has been involved in several notable projects throughout his career, including the title role in The Mandalorian and a starring role in game of Thrones. Ramsey appeared on the same series, albeit a few seasons later, playing Lyanna Mormont on the popular HBO fantasy series. Fans can watch Joel and Ellie’s relationship unfold early next year on January 15th.