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HBO’s ‘Last of Us’ Series Releases Bleak First Teaser

HBO has released the first teaser for its video-game adaptation The Last of Us, and it looks to be very true to the game’s tone. Scored to Hank Williams’ “Alone and Forsaken,” the teaser showcases a series of bleak landscapes and tense situations as it sets up the show’s post-apocalyptic world. There are only a […]

“Every Show Has Got to Work Harder”: HBO Boss on Emmy Nominations Haul 

Casey Bloys found himself in a familiar position Tuesday after the 2022 Emmy nominations were unveiled: alone at the top of the pack of the most nominated outlets as HBO — even without the benefit of HBO Max — easily topped Netflix. HBO had five of the most-nominated programs this year, with Succession (25) leading […]

HBO’s ‘The Last of Us’ Releases First-Look Photo

HBO is offering up a glimpse of its adaptation of The Last of Us. During Thursday’s Summer Game Fest, series co-creator and executive producer Neil Druckmann shared the first photo from the show, featuring stars Pedro Pascal and Bella Ramsey as lead characters Joel and Ellie. Druckmann — who’s also the best-selling video game’s writer […]

From ‘And Just Like That’ to ‘Westworld’: 20 Questions With HBO/Max’s Casey Bloys

Eighteen months ago, Casey Bloys’ biggest concern was the future of Game of Thrones. Now, the HBO and HBO Max programming chief is in the midst of getting a new corporate parent, busy overseeing a sprawling content portfolio that includes revivals of some of HBO’s most iconic shows for the years-old streamer, navigating the complex […]

HBO’s ‘The Last of Us’ Casts Anna Torv in Key Role

The Last of Us has found another survivor for its zombie apocalypse. Anna Torv has been cast in a recurring guest-star role in the upcoming HBO adaptation of the video game sensation. The Mindhunter actress will play Tess, “a smuggler and hardened survivor in a post-pandemic world.” The Last of Us takes place 20 years after […]

‘Last of Us’ Game Star to Reprise Role in HBO Series (Exclusive)

A key member of The Last of Us video game franchise is headed for HBO. Merle Dandridge, who voiced Marlene in both the original 2013 game and last year’s sequel, will reprise the role in the premium cable network’s scripted drama series. The Last of Us revolves around the relationship between Joel (Pedro Pascal, The Mandalorian), […]

‘The Last of Us’ HBO Series Adds Gabriel Luna to Cast

The 'Terminator: Dark Fate' actor joins Pedro Pascal and Bella Ramsey in the show based on the popular video game franchise.

‘Last of Us’: ‘Game of Thrones’ Breakout Bella Ramsey to Star as Ellie (Exclusive)

Bella Ramsey, perhaps best known for her breakout role in HBO’s Game of Thrones, is reuniting with the cabler to star in The Last of Us, the company’s adaptation of the hit video game. 

‘The Last of Us’ Showrunner Craig Mazin Extends HBO Overall Deal

The Emmy winner also created 'Chernobyl' for the premium cable outlet.