Isabela Merced Joins Season 2 of HBO’s The Last of Us as Dina

Los Angeles, California – Isabela Merced has been cast as Dina in Season 2 of the popular HBO series “The Last of Us.” The announcement comes as Merced joins new cast members Kaitlyn Dever and Young Mazino. Dina is described as a vibrant and complex character whose loyalty to Ellie will be challenged in their harsh world.

Merced is a rising star in the film industry, having appeared in movies such as “Rosaline,” “Dora and the Lost City of Gold,” and “Instant Family.” She is currently working on several high-profile projects, including “Superman: Legacy” and “Alien: Romulus.”

“The Last of Us” is based on the acclaimed video game created by Neil Druckmann. Set in a post-apocalyptic world, the story follows the journey of Joel and Ellie as they navigate a devastated United States. The first season of the series received critical acclaim and numerous award nominations.

The show is written and executive produced by Craig Mazin and Neil Druckmann, who have been praised for their faithful adaptation of the game’s gripping narrative. The cast includes Pedro Pascal as Joel and Bella Ramsey as Ellie, as well as a talented ensemble of actors.

“The Last of Us” has captivated audiences with its intense storytelling and compelling characters. The series has garnered a dedicated fan base and has already received multiple awards, including eight Emmys at the Creative Arts Emmys.

As fans eagerly await the premiere of Season 2, the addition of Isabela Merced to the cast brings even more excitement to this highly anticipated continuation of the acclaimed series. With her talent and versatility, Merced is sure to bring depth and nuance to the character of Dina, adding new dimensions to the complex world of “The Last of Us.”

“The Last of Us” Season 2 is a co-production between HBO and Sony Pictures Television, and is set to further explore the emotional and treacherous journey of Joel and Ellie.