Offerman is best known for his role as Ron Swanson on the comedy series Parks and Recreation. While his role in The Last of Us has not been officially announced, actor Murray Bartlett revealed that Offerman is in the series.
In a interview met The Guardian Bartlett, who does have an official role in the series, reports that it was nice to work with Offerman. “We filmed in Calgary. A lot of my scenes are with Nick Offerman. It was great playing with him.” Bartlett reported in that same interview that he was blown away by the scripts as well.
The HBO series follows the original story of The Last of Us. In addition to Pedro Pascal (Joel) and Bella Ramsey (Ellie), Gabriel Luna (Tommy) and Nico Parker (Sarah) also star in the series. The Last of Us consists of ten episodes, one of which is directed by Neil Druckmann. Chernobyl creator Craig Mazin also wrote the script.