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Nic Pizzolatto

An award-winning novelist and short-story writer, he is the author of the collection 'Between Here and the Yellow Sea' and the novel 'Galveston.' He is originally from Southwest Louisiana, and taught literature at several universities, including the University of Chicago, before going into screenwriting in 2010. His fiction has been translated ... See full bio »

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 2015/I Galveston (novel) / (screenplay) (pre-production)
  True Detective (TV Series) (7 episodes, 2015) (written by - 8 episodes, 2014)
- Episode #2.6 (2015)
- Episode #2.8 (2015)
- Episode #2.7 (2015)
- Episode #2.5 (2015)
- Episode #2.4 (2015)
 2011 The Killing (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Orpheus Descending (2011) ... (written by)
- What You Have Left (2011) ... (written by)
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 2014 True Detective (TV Series) (executive producer - 8 episodes)
- Form and Void (2014) ... (executive producer)
- After You've Gone (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Haunted Houses (2014) ... (executive producer)
- The Secret Fate of All Life (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Who Goes There (2014) ... (executive producer)
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 2014 True Detective (TV Series)
- Who Goes There (2014) ... Bartender
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 2014 The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Movie)
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