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Catherine O’Hara Joins HBO’s The Final of Us Season 2

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Catherine O'Hara sitting at a table in Schitt's Creek

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The roster for the second season of HBO’s The Final of Us grows greater on daily basis. The most recent actor to leap on board the critically acclaimed adaptation of Naughty Canine’s sequence of video games is Catherine O’Hara of Beetlejuice and Schitt’s Creek fame. She’ll be becoming a member of returning leads Pedro Pascal and Bella Ramsey, together with Kaitlyn Dever who’s taking the function of Abby.

The official announcement got here through the Max Twitter account following an look by O’Hara on Watch What Occurs Reside by which O’Hara responded “yeah” to a followers query about rumors she was in dialogue for a job in The Final of Us season 2. O’Hara additionally jokingly replied by saying, “How are you aware this stuff?” Rumors of O’Hara’s involvement first surfaced on January 29 from reporter Daniel Richtman.

As to who O’Hara will play in Season 2, that’s presently being saved below wraps. Not like different high-profile casting information for Season 2, equivalent to Dever’s casting as Abby, O’Hara’s function stays a thriller. When wanting by means of the plot of The Final of Us Half 2 for a touch at who she may very well be taking part in, there aren’t any large components that stick out. The extra seemingly state of affairs is that she will probably be taking part in a personality authentic to the TV adaptation. One of many largest (and greatest) departures the primary season of HBO’s The Final of Us created from its supply materials was the addition or enlargement of characters with minor connections to Joel and Ellie’s story. A standout instance was the third episode, “Lengthy, Lengthy Time,” starring Nick Offerman and Murray Bartlett. The more than likely state of affairs is that O’Hara will get to headline her personal episode that reveals off her dramatic chops. Season 2 is scheduled to start capturing this month.