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Game of Thrones, True Detective, Big Little Lies & More Coming Soon in 2019 | HBO
Series creator and showrunner Nic Pizzolatto sat down with Esquire to offer some closure to a few of the more intriguing plot-lines. One of my favorite things about season three's mystery is how people didn't realize they were following in Wayne (Mahershala Ali), Roland, (Stephen Dorff) and Amelia's (Carmen Ejogo) footsteps- getting so caught up in[...]
'True Detective' Season 3, Episode 7 "The Final Country": The Old Man Detective Agency Rides Again [REVIEW]
"The Old Man Detective Agency" is back in action this week on HBO's True Detective – and in "The Final Country", we finally begin to get some answers that have been deceptively long in coming. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vY09xvCgV8YVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: True Detective: Season 3 Opening Credits | HBO (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vY09xvCgV8Y) Nic Pizzolatto has had to work under[...]
'True Detective' Enters the Pink Room with "Hunters in the Dark" [SPOILER REVIEW]
We still don't know if West is a good person, but he's one of the few characters on True Detective with more than an ounce of empathy. There's been grumbling on the interwebs about the pacing of this season, with a few grumblers thinking they have it all figured out, or that perhaps show-runner Nic Pizzolatto peaked creatively[...]
'True Detective' Review: "If You Have Ghosts" – Old Friends, Old Wounds (SPOILERS)
It's an amazingly complex scene, played tough and teary-eyed by both actors. HBO Nic Pizzolatto wrote and directed this episode, and he's definitely getting some great work from his actors "If You Have Ghosts" also closes a few doors on the mystery of the Purcell children's abduction–and then kicks a few more wide open. Time to dust for[...]
True Detective Sparks a Slow Noir Burn with 'The Big Never' (SPOILER REVIEW)
Nic Pizzolatto – Behind the Scenes of Season 3 | HBO (https://youtu.be/GfoW1fVGzJw) This week's episode "The Big Never" doesn't carry the creeping intensity of previous episodes, but the quality of the acting, writing, directing and production is no less impactful The story finds Hays grappling with the Purcell investigation over a 25 year period of time,[...]
True Detective Season 3: Mahershala Ali Shines as Series Returns to First-Season Form (REVIEW)
His partner Roland West (Stephen Dorf) ribs Hays about his sense of fair-play when he hunts, and this early exchange pays off later in the episode as the search for the children stretches on. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nyr2V6tq1iIVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: True Detective: 'I Was With Roland' (Season 3 Episode 1 Clip) | HBO (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nyr2V6tq1iI) True[...]
True Detective Season 3: Mahershala Ali's Timeless Search for Truth (TRAILER)
Created by Nic Pizzolatto. Due in part to the three distinct time periods that the season's narrative takes place in, the third go-around for True Detective boasts an eclectic mix of creative minds behind the camera Series creator Nic Pizzolatto will make his directorial debut this season, while The Leftovers' Daniel Sackheim returns to the director's chair. Jeremy Saulnier (Green Room, Blue Ruin) also directed[...]
True Detective Season 3: HBO, Alamo Drafthouse Team Up for Early Screenings
Created by Nic Pizzolatto. Due in large part to the three distinct time periods that the season's narrative takes place in, True Detective Season 3 boasts an eclectic mix of creative minds behind the camera Series creator Nic Pizzolatto will be making his directorial debut this season, while The Leftovers' Daniel Sackheim returns to the director's chair. Jeremy Saulnier (Green Room, Blue Ruin) directed several[...]
True Detective Season 3: New Trailer, Images Highlight Mahershala Ali's Wayne Hays
Created by Nic Pizzolatto. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ HBO Possibly due in part to the three distinct time periods that the season takes place in, True Detective Season 3 boasts an eclectic mix of creative minds behind the camera[...]
True Detective Season 3 Shuffle: Game of Thrones' Jeremy Saulnier Leaves, Jack Ryan's Daniel Sackheim to Direct
With the third season of Nic Pizzolatto's crime anthology series True Detective having completed production on the the season's first two episodes, Game of Thrones director Jeremy Saulnier (Green Room) is leaving the HBO series and Jack Ryan's Daniel Sackheim (The Americans) is coming aboard Sackheim will share directing duties with series creator/executive producer Pizzolatto, who is making his[...]
True Detective Season 3: Brandon Flynn and Michael Graziadei Cast
Credit (Flynn, left; Graziadei, right): Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com 13 Reasons Why's Brandon Flynn and Michael Graziadei (Good Girls Revolt) are set to join the third season of  Nic Pizzolatto's crime anthology series True Detective, as it appears HBO will be employing every SAG actor on file for the multi-generational mystery. Set to tell the story of a macabre crime in the heart[...]
True Detective Season 3 Adds Sarah Gadon and Emily Nelson
Credit (Sarah Gadon, left): DFree – Shutterstock.com / (Emily Nelson, right): Theo & Juliet HBO continues to round out the third season of series creator Nic Pizzolatto's crime anthology series True Detective, announcing the additions of Alias Grace's Sarah Gadon and Emily Nelson (Code Black) to the cast. Set to tell the story of a macabre crime in the[...]
True Detective Season 3 Adds Stephen Dorff to HBO Anthology Series
Credit: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com With details on the third season of HBO's True Detective finally starting to surface, there comes word that Stephen Dorff (Blade, Wheeler) is set to star opposite Mahershala Ali (House of Cards, Luke Cage) and Carmen Ejogo (Selma, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them) in the newest season of Nic[...]