Here’s our first look at Joel and Ellie in HBO’s The Last of Us •

Pedro Pascal and the child.

Naughty Doggy has introduced the to start with formal photo from the set of HBO’s forthcoming The Final of Us, displaying Joel and Ellie in costume.

Lovers of the collection will instantly recognise the duo – even if the photograph would not exhibit their faces – dressed in their common outfits.

“When I initially noticed them on established in total costume, I was like: ‘Hooooooly shit! It can be Joel & Ellie! [Crying emoji]!'” Naughty Dog’s Neil Druckmann wrote on Twitter.

The Mandalorian star Pedro Pascal plays Joel, even though his Match of Thrones co-star Bella Ramsey is Ellie. Druckmann is co-composing the HBO sequence and will provide as director on some episodes.

The series is presently shooting in Alberta, Canada, and reportedly has a finances of “eight figures” for every episode.

“The Very last of Us which commences photography this 7 days is in fact a monster,” Canadian arts union president Damian Petti uncovered again in July. “It has 5 art administrators and employs an army of hundreds of professionals. It has had six months of prep and shoots (in Alberta) for 12 months.”

Naughty Canine disclosed the image yesterday to commemorate the franchise’s annual The Very last of Us Day. The studio also briefly confirmed it was even now working on the series’ extensive-awaited standalone multiplayer offering.