Only two episodes of HBO “The last of us” have been aired so far.
But it has become so popular in just two weeks that one of its stars, Bella Ramseyalready thinks a second season of the show is “likely.”
“It’s down to the HBO guys if people keep watching the show,” Ramsey said in an interview with BBC Radio on Tuesday. “I think it’s very likely because it’s gone so well but nothing has been confirmed yet. We’ll have to wait and see.”
The creators of the show even before it aired said that if they are given a second season, they plan to base it on the video game sequel “The Last of Us Part II”. (CNN, like HBO, is owned by Warner Bros. Discovery.)
“The Last of Us” is adapted from a popular video game set in a post-apocalyptic United States – 20 years after a pandemic has destroyed modern civilization – and critics have Appreciated it As “the best video game adaptation of all time.”
Ramsey, best known for her role as Lyanna Mormont on “Game of Thrones,” portrays Ellie, a 14-year-old girl who is smuggled out of the quarantine zone by Joel, who plays on “Game of Thrones.” of Thrones” co-star Pedro Pascal. .
Its premiere drew 4.7 million viewers across linear and HBO Max platforms – the second-largest debut audience for an HBO show since 2010, according to Vulture. Nelson – while it currently has a rating of 9.4/10. IMDB.
Along with the popularity of the show, its advertising billboards are spread all over the world, from Los Angeles to Ramsey’s home in Leicestershire, England.
“I took my driving test the other day – which I failed,” she said. “And all the while I was walking past billboards, which was pretty weird.”
The show’s third episode will air on January 28, and Ramsey warned fans to “stay tuned.”
“I will say that the next episode will really blow you away, so watch out. I haven’t seen it yet but I’ve heard extraordinary things, so I’ll be in the same boat as you. is going to explode. As it goes on, just watch out, things happen.