Craig Mazin, who received two Emmys for his work on Chernobyl (and will have received an Oscar for writing Scary Film 4), is adapting The Final of Us for HBO, with help from the author and inventive director of the sport, Neil Druckmann. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Druckmann will “work with Mazin to pen and executive produce what is intended to be a series,” which is able to cowl the occasions of the unique recreation.
“From the first time I sat down to talk with Craig, I was equally blown away by his approach to narrative and his love and deep understanding of The Last of Us,” Druckmann stated in a press release. “With Chernobyl, Craig and HBO created a tense, harrowing, emotional masterpiece. I couldn’t think of better partners to bring the story of The Last of Us to life as a television show.”
The Final of Us takes place in a post-apocalyptic world, the place Joel is tasked with bringing Ellie, a youngster who could also be key to a treatment for the lethal pandemic, throughout the wasteland United States. A sequel is scheduled to return out on Could 29.
(Through the Hollywood Reporter)