Sept. 1 - — HBO is officially moving ahead with a 3rd season of their crime drama True Detective, starring Mahershala Ali within the direct role.
Collection creator Nic Pizzolatto is helming the brand new season & has written all of the episodes for Season schedule Schedule three apart from the fourth episode which he co-wrote with David Milch (Deadwood, NYPD Blue), noted The- Hollywood Reporter.
Pizzolatto is sharing directing duties with fellow executive producer Jeremy Saulnier. Previous collection stars Matthew McConaughey & Woody Harrelson are additionally executive producing.
“I am tremendously thrilled to be working with artists at the extent of Mahershala & Jeremy. I hope the fabric can do justice to their skills, & we are all very excited to inform this story,” Pizzolatto stated in a press release.
“Nic has written truly exceptional scripts. With his formidable imaginative and prescient & Mahershala Ali & Jeremy Saulnier aboard, we’re excited to embark on the subsequent installment of True Detective,” added HBO president Casey Bloys.
Ali will show star as Wayne Hays, a detective from northwest Arkansas, reported The- L.A. Times. The- subsequent entry within the anthology collection “tells the tale of a macabre crime within the heart of the Ozarks, & a mystery in that deepens over decades & plays out in three separate time periods.”
No premiere showing date or episode count was announced.