The Last of Us is an American series that is adapted from one of Playstation’s top-seller games. The game ‘The Last of Us ‘ was developed by Naughty Dog and published by Sony Computer Entertainment. It is a post-apocalyptic adventure game where the world has been infected by a fungal infection that has threatened humanity. The player has to learn to survive in that situation while going through the story of the game. The game is highly praised due to its storytelling, graphics, gameplay mechanics, and character development.
Later on, HBO decided to make a film out of the game and published ‘The Last of Us Season 1 on 15 January 2023. Soon it became famous among people whether they had played the original game or not and became the best show in 2023. The movie was created by Craig Mazin and Neil Druckmann. It consisted of 9 episodes and starred Pedro Pascal and Bella Ramsey as Joel and Ellie respectively. Since Season 1 was a success, HBO again came back with Season 2. So the fans are excited about the upcoming movie and are eagerly waiting. If you want to know more about the movie then keep on reading the article.
Does The Last Of Us Season 2 have a release date?
Regarding the movie’s release date, nothing official has been said as of yet. Neil Druckmann, however, asserts that season 2 won’t begin filming until the recent SAGAFTRA strikes are over. So we are not sure when are we going to get the Second season of Last Of Us.
Neil Druckmann says Last of Us S2 is all outlined, and "ready to go" when the strike ends pic.twitter.com/otn9P5N3hX
— ScreenTime (@screentime) September 1, 2023
Furthermore, according to Francesca Orsi, head of drama at HBO, the situation is uncertain, whether or not the second season will be released in 2025. It has been decided that the season will begin production as soon as the strikes are over. However, it has not been known about when the strike will end. So it can be said that the end of the strike will determine the production dates as well as those for more television shows and films.
Is there a Trailer for the upcoming film?
No, the Second Season trailer for Last of Us has not yet been made public since the movie production has not started yet. However, since the movie is based on the original gameplay of The Last Of Us Part 2, it can be estimated that the storyline of the game as well as the movie will be more or less the same. So, you can check out the reveal trailer below to get a general idea of what to expect from the second season.
What will be the plot of The Last Of Us Season 2?
In the second season, we get to see that Joel and Ellie are residing together at Jackson’s place. However, Joel eventually confesses that she had lied about the fireflies when they were in the hospital, and as a result, their relationship suffers severe harm later on.
On the next day, while out on patrol, Joel and Tommy come to the rescue of a girl. Later on, she subsequently turns out to be a member of the Washington Liberation Front. It was already too late when they both realized this. They were already captured by other people who were accompanying the little girl.
After being captured, Joel and Ellie learned that the little girl was in fact the Firefly doctor’s daughter, who had been killed by Joel when he was retrieving Ellie from the hospital.
On the other side when Ellie notices that they have not returned. They sensed that something was wrong. So in order to find Joey and Tommy, Ellie along with Dina and Jackson heads. Ellie finds Joel when she gets there, and she discovers that Abby is using a golf club to kill him. Ellie is outraged about this, so she decides to take revenge and begins looking for Abby.
Who is in the cast of The Last Of Us Season 2?
Check out the main cast list along with their character for The Last Of Us Season 2 below.
- Bella Ramsey as Ellie
- Pedro Pascal as Joel
- Gabriel Luna as Tommy
- Rutina Wesley as Maria
Bella Ramsey on #TheLastofUs Season 2
"I'm really excited. It still feels surreal to me that it's going to go again. I don't want to go into it comparing it to the experience of S1. This is going to be different. I just want to be back in Canada with Craig, Pedro for a little bit pic.twitter.com/xdgBZ0xdDz
— Look for the Light (@TheLastofUsNews) March 8, 2023
Even Bella Ramsey expressed excitement at being cast in the upcoming Season 2. However, He doesn’t want to contrast it with his prior experience with the first season where he was cast as Joey. He claimed that participating in the first season was the greatest time of his life, he enjoyed it a lot. However, he feels that this time it won’t be the same as before.