Chloë Grace Moretz To Play Ellie in The Last of Us Movie?

Naughty Dog’s emotionally-charged post-apocalyptic action game The Last of Us felt a lot like playing through a movie – or at the very least an HBO DVD box set – and so it’s perhaps no surprise that The Last of Us is getting a movie adaptation, with game director Neil Druckmann penning the script.

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Fizzler1102d ago

It's already been confirmed as some girl from game of thrones.

BitbyDeath1102d ago

Maisie isn't 100% confirmed yet, but is very likely getting the role.

Ripsta7th1102d ago

They should put this girl instead of the one from game of thrones , the other one is uglier

DeadIIIRed1101d ago

They really should use Chloe. I watched Should I Stay recently and while the movie was crap, I did think at one point she would make a great Ellie

DeadRabbits1101d ago

I called this months ago! Hope it happens!

Lord_Sloth1101d ago

Personally I'm pulling for Williams to get the role over Moretz. Nothing against the latter, I just think Williams is a better actress. Moretz comes off as smug. Don't get me wrong, she was perfect for Hit Girl, but I don't really think she'd be a good Ellie.

GameSpawn1101d ago

I'm fine with either as long as they can act the part. They both are already close enough in look. The only question is can they deliver a good performance worthy of the one portrayed in the game?

UltraNova1101d ago

Hugh Jackman and Chloë Grace Moretz would be the perfect twin to play Joel and Ellie IMO...they're both top notch actors and with Neil behind the wheel I have no doubt the movie adaptation can succeed.

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Letthewookiewin1102d ago

The girl from Gilmore Girls could be Ellie, but I think she may be to old now. Don't ask me why I know any of this....

slinky1234561102d ago

Then why are you saying this!? HUH!?!?!?!?!

Letthewookiewin1099d ago

Haha its Alexis Bledel. I think is her name. Perfect though.

-Foxtrot1102d ago (Edited 1102d ago )

Good god I hope not, she would just end up coming off as Hit Girl, not Ellie.

I'd rather have Maisie Williams, she has the build for it in my opinion and looks younger then she is unlike Chole. Plus she is a fantastic actress

"According to KpopStarz, Hugh Jackman"

Least they got one casting right

Malphite1102d ago

This will probably get canceled anyway like 95 percent of all video game movies. I never understood why we need them anyway.

A game like TLOU that already has very memorable characters is even harder to turn into a movie because you won't get the same actors that worked on the game. That's enough to ruin it for me.

Geekman1102d ago

I have yet to read a positive comment from you.

-Foxtrot1102d ago

Then you aren't looking very far

Just yesterday....keep trying though :)

kingdomtriggers1102d ago

He does come across as a negative Nancy doesn't he? lol

Pogmathoin1102d ago

You turned your own positive comment into a negative with the AC reference. Apart from the other negative comments, being ugly and so on, this role should go to an unknown, so it will be about Ellie, and not the actress playing her. But are Hollywood producers afraid of doing that?

WombBat1102d ago

Not sure either should play ellie honestly

chaldo1102d ago

I am with you on that.

LOGICWINS1102d ago

I agree with Foxtrot. Didn't like her in the Equalizer.

boodi1102d ago

classic hooker role there .. problem is she's way taller , and older than ellie so i can't figure out how could she play ellie

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rambi801102d ago (Edited 1102d ago )

I want Nicholas Cage to pay Ellie.

I have a theory that he can play ANY ROLE with a passing level of competence. The "swiss army knife" of actors.

Nicholas Cage is a....National treasure

Ezz20131102d ago (Edited 1102d ago )

Nicolas Cage as Ellie and Bruce willis as Joel
with Lady Gaga as Tess

let's do it

LightDiego1102d ago (Edited 1102d ago )

Or Adam Sandler could be Joel and Ellie, at the same time.
I thought that Maisie Williams would be Ellie, i prefer her for the role.

Harold_Finch1102d ago

Adam Sandler is actually my choice for Joel, not sarcasm, he actually is.

He is a fantastic actor and one who would win an Oscar, if he wanted to.

Tedakin1102d ago

I like her but isn't she a good bit older than Ellie?

Clown_Syndr0me1102d ago

I hope this movie doesn't suck, like Tomb Raider, Max Payne, Resident Evil, Blood Rayne, Tekken movie, Far Cry, Hitman, Doom and ofcourse Mortal Kombat.

Only movie-games I liked were a couple of the Resi Evils, Need For Speed and Silent Hill..

Catdawgg1102d ago

The tekken movies were gr8 tho

CernaML1102d ago

The first Mortal Kombat was great! Fight scene after fight scene with awesome cheesy 90s techno in the background. :P

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