Ellen Page accuses ‘The Last of Us’ developers of ‘ripping off’ her likeness


Ellen Page, the actor starring alongside Willem Dafoe in Quantic Dream’s upcoming video game Beyond: Two Souls, has hit out at another game for using her likeness without permission. Answering a Reddit AMA question on whether she was aware of Ellie, a major character in Naughty Dog’s The Last of Us, Page said she wasn’t happy about being the alleged source of inspiration.

“I guess I should be flattered that they ripped off my likeness,” said Page. “But I am actually acting in a video game called Beyond: Two Souls, so it was not appreciated.”

The Last of Us was first revealed in late 2011, several months before Page’s role in Beyond: Two Souls was announced. The character of Ellie has changed appearance since the original incarnation,…

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