Watch True Detective
True Detective is an HBO series about the search for a ritualistic serial killer across a seventeen year span. The action takes place in Louisiana, with the personal dramas of the detectives as riveting as the search for the killer. With every season there will be more twists, and more personal stories, as this series is an anthology, and will be debuting new characters and casts each year.
The show begins as two detectives confront the sight of an unclothed woman, arranged in a kneeling position, with antlers placed on her head and giving the appearance of being in prayer. This scene kicks off the resulting seventeen year pursuit of the individual responsible for this heinous and baffling crime.
The interplay between the two detectives is as fascinating as the meticulous detail paid to every aspect of the investigation. Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson do a superb job with the script by Nic Pizzolato, leaving viewers hanging on every revelation of both the case investigation and the detective's personal lives.
Watch Full Episodes of True Detective
True Detective Full Episode Guide
Ray, Ani and Paul take precautionary measures in order to evade detection.
Ani works undercover at an exclusive party.
Ray and Frank contemplate new life choices; Ani and Paul follow a lead up the coast.
A lead at a pawn shop builds the case against a suspect in the Caspere murder. Meanwhile, Frank's road to legitimacy takes a new direction.
If You Like True Detective, Then Try...
True Detective News
Which co-stars are rumored to be getting pretty "serious" on set?
"True Detective" is back for season two, and it's still kinda hard to follow.
His film may have gotten negative reviews, but that's not enough to stir the notoriously mellow actor to harsh words.
Dialogue! Burning stuff! Detectives! Stabbing! This trailer has it all.
Check out the first teaser right here!
She and Taylor Kitsch will be joining Vince Vaughn and Colin Farrell.
This "Funny or Die" sketch is the best thing ever.
#TrueDetectiveSeasonTwo is finally solved!
Things aren't looking great for Nic Pizzolatto...
Wait, really? Vince Vaughn?
Will the next great American detective be Irish? Deadline is reporting that Colin Farrell is in "deep talks" to play one of the leading roles in season two of HBO's "True Detective." If cast, Farrell would take the torch from Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson, who starred in the first season of the anthology show. Each season of "True Detective" will feature a new cast and a new location, though HBO and series creator Nic Pizzolatto have been exceptionally secretive about any details for the upcoming season.
Here's a #TrueDetectiveSeason2 that might actually come true. Jessica Chastain has reportedly been offered the lead role in "True Detective" season two, according to Nerdist. The report is unconfirmed, and as of yet Chastain's reps haven't responded for comment. If true, this would confirm rumors that series creator Nic Pizzolatto has been considering a female-driven cast in the show's second season.
"True Detective" has never made more sense. In anticipation of the season finale of HBO's hit show "True Detective," Joel McHale and "The Soup" have put together a parody of the show, along with a little help from "Community" star Jim Rash. In the video, McHale and Rash take on the roles of Matthew McConaughey's Rust Cohle and Woody Harrelson's Marty Hart, respectively.