Two months after announcing plans to make a pilot, FX has announced the cast for their upcoming adaptation of Y: The Last Man. The comic series, by Brian K. Vaughan and Pia Guerra, follows Yorick Brown, the last man on earth, as he tries to found out what wiped out every other man on Earth.
The cast is:
- Barry Keoghan as Yorick Brown, the last man.
- Diane Lane as Senator Jennifer Brown, a junior senator and Yorick's mom.
- Imogen Poots as Hero Brown, Yorick's sister and EMT.
- Lashana Lynch as Agent 355, a Secret Service agent.
- Juliana Canfield as Beth, a Brooklyn-based knife maker who grew up on a farm.
- Marin Ireland as Nora, the president's senior assistant and right hand.
The pilot will be directed by Melina Matsoukas.