Naughty Dog’s innovative director and vice president Neil Druckmann is teaming up with Chernobyl creator Craig Mazin to build a Tv collection for HBO primarily based on its video clip activity masterpiece The Last of Us, as noted by The Hollywood Reporter.
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Druckmann and Mazin will publish and government create the collection along with HBO’s Carolyn Strauss (Game of Thrones, The Wire, The Sopranos) and Naughty Doggy president Evan Wells.
A co-production in between HBO and Sony Photographs Tv in association with PlayStation Productions, The Last of Us will be the very first collection designed by the recently-shaped company.
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In accordance to THR, HBO’s collection “will deal with the situations of the initial activity, which was penned by Druckmann, with the possibility of extra content primarily based on the forthcoming activity sequel, The Last of Us Part II, which is established to unveiled May 29.”
Established in a pandemic-ravaged globe, The Last of Us facilities on the relationship in between Joel, a hardened smuggler, and Ellie, an immune teenage lady whom he will have to safely and securely provide to researchers on the other facet of the state for the sake of a possible heal. Sad to say for them, there are scores of murderous bandits and contaminated creatures standing in their way.
“Finding a opportunity to adapt this amazing operate of art has been a aspiration of mine for many years, and I’m so honored to do it in partnership with Neil,” mentioned Mazin in a statement about the forthcoming exhibit.
Mazin is also presently doing the job on yet another video clip activity adaptation, owning lately turned in a very first draft for Eli Roth’s forthcoming Borderlands motion picture.