With HBO’s sequence adaptation of the hit Naughty Canine on-line recreation The Ultimate of Us at current in development, but yet another director has been added to the enterprise.
In accordance with the Director’s Guild of Canada, Neil Druckmann – the creator and inventive director of the game sequence – is listed as one in every of many directors of the upcoming TV sequence. Nonetheless, it’s at current unconfirmed whether or not or not Druckmann will direct a single episode or quite a few episodes.
Written by Chernobyl‘s Craig Mazin and Neil Druckmann, The Ultimate of Us stars Pedro Pascal (The Mandalorian) and Bella Ramsey (Recreation of Thrones) who will play Joel and Ellie respectively, with Gabriel Luna set to play Joel’s brother, Tommy, Merle Dandridge reprising her on-line recreation place as Marlene, Nico Parker (The Third Day) as Joel’s daughter, Sarah, Jeffrey Pierce (Bosch) as Perry, a rebel in a quarantine zone, Murray Bartlett (The White Lotus) as Frank, Con O’Neill (Chernobyl) as Bill, and Anna Torv (Mindhunter) as Tess.
The Ultimate of Us is “set 20 years after modern civilization has been destroyed and centres on the connection between Joel, a smuggler on this new world, and Ellie, a teen who may be key to a treatment for a deadly pandemic. Joel, a hardened survivor, is employed to smuggle the 14-year-old girl out of an oppressive quarantine zone. What begins as a small job rapidly turns right into a brutal, heartbreaking journey as they traverse the U.S. and rely on each other for survival.”
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