True Detective (2014– )

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An anthology police detective series in which investigations seem to unearth both personal and professional secrets of those involved, both within or outside the law.

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Series cast summary:
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 Detective Rust Cohle (8 episodes, 2014)
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 Detective Marty Hart (8 episodes, 2014)
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 Maggie Hart (8 episodes, 2014)
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 Detective Maynard Gilbough (8 episodes, 2014)
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 Detective Thomas Papania (8 episodes, 2014)
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 Ray Velcoro (8 episodes, 2015)
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 Frank Semyon (8 episodes, 2015)
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 Ani Bezzerides (8 episodes, 2015)
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 Paul Woodrugh (8 episodes, 2015)
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 Teague Dixon (8 episodes, 2015)
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 Nails (8 episodes, 2015)
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 Richard Geldof (8 episodes, 2015)
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 Blake Churchman (7 episodes, 2015)
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 Detective Lutz (6 episodes, 2014)
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 Cathleen (6 episodes, 2014)
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 Elvis Ilinca (6 episodes, 2015)
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 Audrey Hart (6 episodes, 2014)
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 Emily (6 episodes, 2015)
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 Jacob McCandless (6 episodes, 2015)
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 Ernst Bodine (6 episodes, 2015)
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 Major Ken Quesada (5 episodes, 2014)
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 Detective Demma (5 episodes, 2014)
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 Detective Favre (5 episodes, 2014)
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 Katherine Davis (5 episodes, 2015)
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 Ivar (5 episodes, 2015)
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 Vera (5 episodes, 2015)
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 Osip Agronov (5 episodes, 2015)
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 Jordan Semyon (5 episodes, 2015)
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 Lisa Tragnetti (4 episodes, 2014)
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 Detective (4 episodes, 2014)
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 Maisie Hart (4 episodes, 2014)
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 Commander Floyd Heschmeyer (4 episodes, 2015)
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 Leonid (4 episodes, 2015)
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 Chad Velcoro-Brune (4 episodes, 2015)
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 Detective Mark Daughtry (3 episodes, 2014)
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 Errol Childress (3 episodes, 2014)
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 Steve Geraci (3 episodes, 2014)
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 Audrey Hart (3 episodes, 2014)
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 Detective Ted Bertrand (3 episodes, 2014)
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 Detective Jimmy Dufrene (3 episodes, 2014)
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 Commander Speece (3 episodes, 2014)
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 Richard Brune (3 episodes, 2015)
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 James O'Neal (3 episodes, 2015)
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 Dan Howser (3 episodes, 2015)
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 Miguel Gilb (3 episodes, 2015)
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 Veronica Chessani / ... (3 episodes, 2015)
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 Michael Bulgari (3 episodes, 2015)
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 Armin (3 episodes, 2015)
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 Danielle Delvayo (3 episodes, 2015)
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 Billy Lee Tuttle (2 episodes, 2014)
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 Beth (2 episodes, 2014)
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 Joel Theriot (2 episodes, 2014)
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 Danny Fontenot / ... (2 episodes, 2014)
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 Charlie Lange (2 episodes, 2014)
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 Robert Doumain (2 episodes, 2014)
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 Reggie Ledoux (2 episodes, 2014)
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 Lucy (2 episodes, 2014)
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 Maisie Hart (2 episodes, 2014)
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 Ginger (2 episodes, 2014)
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 Danny Santos (2 episodes, 2015)
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 Stan (2 episodes, 2015)
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 Armenian Bodyguard (2 episodes, 2015)
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 CHP Officer / ... (2 episodes, 2015)
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 Ledo Amarilla (2 episodes, 2015)
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 Bart Sallis (2 episodes, 2015)
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 Erica Jonson (2 episodes, 2015)
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 Lacey Lindel (2 episodes, 2015)
Peta Jensen
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 Will Davidson (2 episodes, 2015)
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 Civilian #2 (2 episodes, 2015)
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 Santos Posee (2 episodes, 2015)
Amia Miley
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 Betty Chessani (2 episodes, 2015)
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 Steve Mercer / ... (2 episodes, 2015)
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In 2012, Louisiana State Police Detectives Rust Cohle and Martin Hart are brought in to revisit a homicide case they worked in 1995. As the inquiry unfolds in present day through separate interrogations, the two former detectives narrate the story of their investigation, reopening unhealed wounds, and drawing into question their supposed solving of a bizarre ritualistic murder in 1995. The timelines braid and converge in 2012 as each man is pulled back into a world they believed they'd left behind. In learning about each other and their killer, it becomes clear that darkness lives on both sides of the law. Written by Rich28

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Trivia

Christian Bale and Jessica Chastain were pursued for lead roles in the second season of the show but both passed on the project due to the significant time commitment the show would've required. See more »

Goofs

Detective Rust Cohle is seen looking at his watch as it beeps. His watch is a mechanical dive watch without any digital components, and is unable to beep. See more »


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Far From Any Road
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13 January 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Wow. That is seriously all I can say after watching the first episode. The episode is amazing. Will definitely be tuning in again and so will you. Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey do a great job. The script is very well written and drives the story hard. This show is all about the story. It has the feel of a mini series not a TV show so it will be interesting to see where it goes. But it is one powerful script that is acted out great. This is the first 10/10 I think I have given on IMDb. Once you watch it you will know why. I will be shocked it this show does not win awards. It may be the best show on HBO now and I would say it's up there with orphan black with it's ability to grab your attention and keep you glued.


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