Pedro Pascal Cast As Joel In Last Of Us TV Series

The upcoming Last Of Us television series has found its cast as it’s been confirmed Pedro Pascal will star as Joel and Bella Ramsey as Ellie.

As reported by Deadline, The Mandalorian star Pascal will play hardened survivor Joel in HBO’s adaptation of the popular Naughty Dog game.

And The Hollywood Reporter confirmed Pascal will be joined by Ramsey, best known as the fierce Lyanna Mormont in HBO’s Game Of Thrones, who will portray Ellie.


Chernobyl creator Craig Mazin is writing the upcoming limited series which he is also executive producing alongside Neil Druckmann, the writer and creative director of the game.

Kantemir Balagov, who helmed the 2019 acclaimed drama Beanpole, has been tapped to direct the pilot.

With the cast and crew shaping up pretty nicely, we are even more excited now to see the show!

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Emily Murray

Emily Murray


Emily is a journalist and film critic who unashamedly cries at most movies having got too emotionally attached. When not at the cinema, she is at home cuddling her cat Holmes, whilst binge watching New Girl. She can be found on Twitter @emilyvmurray