The Last of Us Series Announces New Cast!


The Last of Us is an HBO series adapted from the popular video game of the same name by game developer Naughty Dogs. The Last of Us is one of the highly anticipated series, especially by fans of the game and fans of post-apocalyptic zombie shows. The series, directed by Craig Mazin and Neil Druckmann, stars Pedro Pascal as Joel Miller, Bella Ramsey as Ellie, Gabriel Luna as Tommy Miller, and Merle Dandridge as Marlene.

Although the official plot of the series has yet to be revealed, if you refer to the game, The Last of Us will tell the story of the emotional and thrilling adventures that Joel and Ellie take in crossing the American continent filled with clickers, a kind of zombie infected with the Cordyceps fungus. Joel’s own mission is to bring Ellie, the only person immune to infection, to the Fireflies headquarters because she is the key to finding a vaccine that can save humanity. Series production is currently underway in Canada, and the lineup of additional actors is beginning to be revealed.

Recently, Variety reported that actor Nick Offerman was confirmed to play Bill in The Last of Us series . Offerman himself is a talented actor who is famous for his involvement in various interesting shows, including Parks and Recreation (2009-2015), 21 Jump Street (2012), We Are The Millers (2013), Fargo (2014), The Founder (2016), and much more.

Announcement of the casting of Nick Offerman as Bill is actually intended to replace Con O’Neill who was previously forced to step down from the role of Bill due to scheduling conflicts. O’Neill himself welcomed the news of Offerman’s casting on his social media, “It was an honor for me to play Bill and I’m so sad that the dates clashed, but the script [The Last of Us] was amazing and Nick Offerman was a great choice. normal.” Besides O’Neill, developer Naughty Dog also did the same thing by welcoming Offerman on his social media.

Not a few fans also think that Nick Offerman is the best casting so far from the The Last of Us series. In the game, Bill lives alone with Frank (who in the series will be played by Murray Bartlett), they both almost commit suicide because of frustration, until Bill finally meets Joel and Ellie. It is not yet known whether the story will be the same as in the game or not. We’ll see later in the series The Last of Us, which is expected to air in 2022.

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