Jim Ryan anticipates that the confirmed adaptations are just the beginning. Photo: PlayStation | PlayStation
As part of his participation in the 2021 edition of the Consumers Electronics Show, the president of Sony Interactive Entertainment and CEO of the company Jim Ryan, made a presentation in which, broadly speaking, he sought to expose the future plans that are raised for the Playstation 5 and the brand in general.
Ryan would assure those present that the adaptations so far confirmed they are just the beginning of what the company has in mind, confirming plans announced at the end of 2020 to develop ten film and television adaptations inspired by brand properties.
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« We are also really excited to bring some Playstation IPs to new media such as film and television, » he says. Ryan. « You will see this year the next movie of Tom Holland, Uncharted, based on our iconic adventure game. and « The last of us« , a rough and emotional journey that will HBO« .
This is only the beginning of the expansion of our narrative to new media and larger audiences. Sony is a creative entertainment company and entertainment has never been more important.
The tape of « Uncharted« So far has an estimated date for its premiere on July 16, 2021. This has Tom holland in the starring role of Nathan drake, as well as the winner of the Oscar Mark Wahlberg Interpreting Victor « Sully » Sullivan. Antonio Banderas will feature a character whose role in history has not yet been revealed.
It will also feature the participation of Sophia ali (Grey’s Anatomy) and Tati gabrielle (The 100). The film features the direction of Ruben Fleischer, responsible for the two deliveries of « Zombieland« and the adaptation of »Venom« released in 2018.
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Meanwhile, the project to carry « The last of us« to the chain HBO it would have started in mid-2020. Craig mazin, creator of the miniseries « Chernobyl« , will act as showrunner, with the support of Neil Druckmann, director of the two studio games Naughty Dog.
Druckmann He will also be one of the scriptwriters of the series who, according to statements by Mazin, will expand the story and the world featured in both titles. There is still no estimated date for its premiere.