The creator of the Chernobyl series from HBO Craig Mazin took on the television adaptation of The Last of Us.
What is known
According to Hollywood Reporter, the series is being createdjointly by HBO, Sony Pictures Television and PlayStation Productions. Craig Mazin has already taken up the script and will work with Naughty Dog's Neil Drakman.
“From the first moment, as soon as I sat down to talk withCraig, I was equally amazed at his approach to storytelling, his love and deep understanding of The Last of Us. With Chernobyl, Craig and HBO created a tense, heartbreaking, emotional masterpiece. “I couldn’t come up with the best partners to bring The Last of Us to life as a television show,” Drackmann said.
The plot of the TV adaptation of The Last of Us will followevents of the game, and will tell viewers about the journey of Ally and Joel in the post-apocalyptic United States. Heroes go outside the quarantine zone, where they are awaited not only by the infected, but also by the bandits who occupied the abandoned cities.
The Last of Us series has no release date yet,since the scriptwriters have just started working on adapting the story. In addition, given the speed of work on Uncharted, gamers will not see the Last of Us on TV soon.
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