The video game The Last of US was crowned with more than 240 international award as “Best Video Game of the Year” over industry giants like Grand Theft Auto V and BioShock. Despite the extraordinary success of the video game, the film adaptation is in standby. Lots of fans of the video game are looking forward to see the film. The last information we had about it is that the project of making the film adaption has been stalled for a year and a half, in fact it doesn’t seem that this situation will change soon.
The game director of The Last of Us, Neil Druckmann spoke about the state in which the film is located. Druckmann explained that the film will adapt the original idea of the video game, but with some changes on the main story. Shortly, we can say that the film tells the story of Joel and Ellie, two survivors in a world that has been suffering a pandemic for twenty years. The managers informed that after reading the script of the movie there were still many aspects that needed to be improved. However, they have not updated this situation for a long time. For now, the only thing we know for sure is that the
The Last of Us is in stand by
The only novelty is that the actress who plays the role of Arya Stark in the famous saga Game of Thrones, Maisie Williams, is in talks of playing the character of Ellie. In fact, the actress herself has recently expressed that she was really interested in doing so. However, this information is not official at all.
It seems that fans will have to wait until it arrives the moment to sink with Joel and Ellie in the terrible experience of surviving to the great threat of the infected. So, unfortunately we have to be patient.