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The last of us is one of the most anticipated game-TV crossovers of the year. The popular post-apocalypse survival game (with a harrowing story at its center) is coming to HBO Maxwith an exciting cast led by Pedro Pascal and Bella Ramsey as Joel and Ellie, the series’ protagonists.
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At Summer Game Fest, Neil Druckmann, co-president of Naughty Dog (the studio that developed the game) and co-creator of the series alongside Craig Mazin, announced that Troy Baker and Ashley Johnson, the original actors of Joel and Ellie from the games – will also have a role in the series.
you can catch The last of us when he comes out HBO Max.
where can you watch The last of us?
You can stream The last of us during his premiere with a HBO Max Subscription. HBO Max is currently only available in the United States and select US territories, and can be accessed with an internet connection through Android, Roku, Chromecast, iOS products, select gaming consoles, and select smart TV platforms.
HBO Max is home to HBO Movies & Series, Max Original Series & Movies, DC Movies & Shows, TCM Content, Adult Swim Collection, Studio Ghibli Movies, Cartoon Network’s Extensive Catalog, Sesame Workshop Collection, Looney Tunes and more. The platform is constantly releasing new content, such as Our flag means death, Dragon House, Westworld season 4 and more.
What is The last of us on?
The last of us is a story of survival. The series of games The last of us and The Last of Us Part II, follow Ellie and Joel, humans living an apocalyptic nightmare 20 years after a mutated fungus that caused zombie-like transformations in the infected population brought an end to civilization as we know it. The HBO Max series is co-created, written and produced by Neil Druckmann and Craig Mazin, with Kantemir Balagov, Jasmila Žbanić, Ali Abbasi, Peter Hoar, Jeremy Webb and Liza Johnson directing. The series will star Pedro Pascal (The Mandalorian) and Bella Ramsey (game of thrones) as Joel and Ellie, the duo who navigate the world of the game series.
Ashley Johnson and Troy Baker, who respectively voiced Ellie and Joel in the original game franchise, have been cast for the TV series, appearing in new roles. Johnson and Baker’s emotional performances stand out as the heart of the game series, the first of which released in 2013 to critical acclaim. The series will also star Gabriel Luna, Merle Dandridge (reviving her role as Marlene from the video games), Nico Parker, Murray Bartlett, Nick Offerman, Jeffrey Pierce and Anna Torv.
You can stream The last of us when it premiered on HBO Max.
How can you sign up for HBO Max?
HBO Max is home to all of HBO’s original movies and series, plus a library of popular movies and shows, including Euphoria and Succession. You can sign up for HBO Max on your own and access it through the HBO website, or download the app on supported devices through your TV, digital or mobile provider. A standalone HBO Max subscription starts at $9.99/month for the ad-enabled tier. If you pay $14.99/month, you can access the ad-free version of the service.
HBO Max hosts HBO content and series such as Insecure, watchmen, Succession and Euphoria. The platform hosts movies, series and documentaries from many other sources, from movies like Howl’s Howl’s Moving Castle, The matrix, Ocean 8 and the the Lord of the Rings trilogy to series like Doctor Who, Courage the cowardly dog, Steven Universe and much more.
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