Ahead of its highly-anticipated debut this Sunday, HBO’s live-action series adaptation of The Last of Us has officially welcomed the addition of True Blood vet Rutina Wesley and revealed her role in the show. According to EW, Wesley is taking on the role of Maria, who is Tommy’s wife in Naughty Dog’s popular horror video game franchise.
Wesley is best known for her fan-favorite role as Tara Thornton on the True Blood series. She is also no stranger to the zombie genre, as she previously appeared in an episode of The Walking Dead in 2019.
Check out Rutina Wesley’s The Last of Us role in the photo below: