HBO and Naughty Dog confirmed the official release date of their live-action TV adaptation The Last Of Us after the information about the same got leaked through an official listing on the HBO Max app and website. The Last Of Us is a nine-episode series based on a similar plot to that of the 2013 original PlayStation video game. Some of the main episodes are directed by the original writer of the game Neil Druckmann partnered with Craig Mazin.

The series based on almost 20 years after the modern civilization fell to ruins is all set to release in India on 16th January 2023 exclusively on Disney Plus Hotstar. In the US, THe Last Of Us will be releasing on 15th January 2023 across HBO and HBO Max.

Talking about the storyline, The Last Of Us is the story of a survivor named Joel who is involved in the task of smuggling a teenage girl named Ellie out of the quarantine zone. This job of his takes mighty and brutal twists. During the task, both Joel and Ellie encounter various numbers of zombies and hostile survivors. The whole series takes a full new turn when the duo eventually gets into a relationship of father and daughter.

HBO Max has also unveiled the poster of the show which features Joel and Ellie as the lead venturing into the task. The poster also shows a collapsed building in the background along with a pathway. The series also stars Nick Offerman, Gabriel Luna, Merle Dandridge along with Jeffrey Pierce. Speculations are that famous actors like Troy Baker and Ashley Johnson are likely to play cameo in later part of the series.

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