A new series is coming to HBO this January. True Detective looks to be one of the more exciting shows to come to premium television in a long time. HBO is finally returning to the world of crime. Here’s the press release from HBO:
TRUE DETECTIVE debuts SUNDAY, JAN. 12 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO. The series stars Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson as Louisiana detectives Rust Cohle and Martin Hart, whose lives collide and entwine during a 17-year hunt for a killer, ranging from the original investigation of a bizarre murder in 1995 to the reopening of the case in 2012. Michelle Monaghan also stars as Hart’s wife, Maggie, who struggles to keep her family together as the men in her life become locked in a cycle of violence and obsession. Written by Nic Pizzolatto and directed by Cary Fukunaga, who are executive producers along with Steve Golin and Scott Stephens.
You’ll be ready for more HBO after the holidays, right? January looks to be a major month for HBO with True Detective, Girls and Getting on all premiering in Q1. Check out the True Detective trailers if you haven’t already.