April 14, 2024

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HBO’s live-action adaptation of The Final of Us took house two huge awards at this 12 months’s Display Actors Guild Awards out of its 4 nominations. One was for the sequence’ stunt actors, who received the award for Excellent Efficiency By a Stunt Ensemble in a Comedy or Drama Sequence. The opposite one, which you might have seen circulating on social media, was lead actor Pedro Pascal successful the award for Excellent Efficiency by a Male Actor in a Drama Sequence for his portrayal of video video games’ favourite unhappy dad, Joel Miller.

Pascal appeared shocked by his win, saying it was “improper for various causes” at the start of his acceptance speech. He then admitted he was a “little drunk” and thought he may drink as a result of he didn’t count on to win. However he went on to thank various folks, together with showrunners Craig Mazin and Naughty Canine president Neil Druckmann, earlier than saying “I’m gonna have a panic assault and depart” and exiting the stage with the trophy in hand.

That’s all very candy, and congrats to Pascal on the win. What I can not unsee proper now could be that our Final of Us lead is carrying his hair slightly longer on the awards ceremony. The Final of Us began taking pictures its second season, which is able to cowl a minimum of a number of the occasions of The Final of Us Half II, earlier in February. Within the sequel, Joel has a a lot shaggier coiffure than he did within the unique sport, and it seems to be like Pascal may be committing to that.

The Final of Us had two different nominations on the SAG Awards, with Bella Ramsey up for Excellent Efficiency by a Feminine Actor in a Drama Sequence for their efficiency as Ellie, and the present’s ensemble forged up for Excellent Efficiency by an Ensemble in a Drama Sequence. They misplaced to The Crown’s Elizabeth Debicki and the Succession forged, respectively.

With manufacturing for season two underway, The Final of Us has introduced casting for a number of key characters, together with Abby, Dina, and Jesse.