True Detective (2014– )

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The lives of two detectives, Rust Cohle and Martin Hart, become entangled during a 17-year hunt for a serial killer in Louisiana.

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Cast

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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 Nails (8 episodes, 2015)
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 Paul Woodrugh (8 episodes, 2015)
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 Richard Geldof (8 episodes, 2015)
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 Ani Bezzerides (8 episodes, 2015)
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 Frank Semyon (8 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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 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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 Emily (5 episodes, 2015)
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 Jordan Semyon (5 episodes, 2015)
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 Lisa Tragnetti (4 episodes, 2014)
Tony Molina Jr. ...
 Detective (4 episodes, 2014)
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 Maisie Hart (4 episodes, 2014)
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 Ivar (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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 Commander Floyd Heschmeyer (3 episodes, 2015)
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 James O'Neal (3 episodes, 2015)
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 Ernst Bodine (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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 Stan (2 episodes, 2015)
Ashli Haynes ...
 American Girl #1 (2 episodes, 2015)
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 Will Davidson (2 episodes, 2015)
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 Dan Howser (2 episodes, 2015)
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 Jacob McCandless (2 episodes, 2015)
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 Osip Agronov (2 episodes, 2015)
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 Betty Chessani (2 episodes, 2015)
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 CID Clerk (1 episode, 2014)
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 Major Leroy Salter (1 episode, 2014)
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 Betty Childress (1 episode, 2014)
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 Toby (1 episode, 2014)
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 Laurie Spencer (1 episode, 2014)
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 Mrs. Kelly (1 episode, 2014)
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 Minister (1 episode, 2014)
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 Chris Louviere (1 episode, 2014)
Aurielle Brimmer ...
 Bungalow Woman #2 (1 episode, 2014)
Veronica Hunsinger-Loe ...
 Teacher (1 episode, 2014)
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 Call Girl (1 episode, 2014)
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 Drew Ledger (1 episode, 2014)
Gracie Bott
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Amber Carollo ...
 Kelsey Burgess (1 episode, 2014)
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 Chad (1 episode, 2014)
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 Nurse (1 episode, 2014)
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 Tina (1 episode, 2014)
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 Jimmy Ledoux (1 episode, 2014)
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 Mechanic (1 episode, 2014)
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 Theresa Weems (1 episode, 2014)
December Ensminger ...
 Kelly Reider (1 episode, 2014)
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 Lilly Hill (1 episode, 2014)
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 Carla Gwartney (1 episode, 2014)
Jennifer K. Dawson ...
 Erath Woman (1 episode, 2014)
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 Fiona Jackson (1 episode, 2014)
Silas Cooper ...
 Police Officer (1 episode, 2014)
Henry Frost ...
 Steve (1 episode, 2014)
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 Billy Lee Childress (1 episode, 2014)
Carol Sutton ...
 Miss Delores (1 episode, 2014)
Blayne Farlough
(1 episode, 2014)
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 Burt (1 episode, 2014)
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 Examiner #2 (1 episode, 2014)
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 Tiger Thomas (1 episode, 2014)
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 Jan (1 episode, 2014)
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 Bruce (1 episode, 2014)
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 Anette (1 episode, 2014)
Floyd Herrington
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Rachel Wulff ...
 News Reporter (1 episode, 2014)
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 Amanda Hebert (1 episode, 2014)
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 Tyrone Weems (1 episode, 2014)
Tim Hanks
(1 episode, 2014)
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 Linda (1 episode, 2014)
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 Terry Guidry (1 episode, 2014)
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 Gordon DiCillo (1 episode, 2014)
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 Examiner #1 (1 episode, 2014)
Maryanne Marino ...
 Singer (1 episode, 2014)
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 Hunter (1 episode, 2014)
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 Tweeker (1 episode, 2014)
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 Deputy (1 episode, 2014)
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 Henry Olivier (1 episode, 2014)
Ike Jackson ...
 Tiger's Gang (1 episode, 2014)
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 Abbeville Sergeant (1 episode, 2014)
(1 episode, 2014)
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 Doctor (1 episode, 2014)
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 Video Tech (1 episode, 2014)
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 Junior Detective (1 episode, 2014)
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 Rock (1 episode, 2014)
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 William Mayo (1 episode, 2014)
Jo-El Sonnier ...
 Accordion Player (1 episode, 2014)
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 Black (1 episode, 2014)
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 Jake Herbert (1 episode, 2014)
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 Charmaine Boudreaux (1 episode, 2014)
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 Sheriff Tate (1 episode, 2014)
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 Jennifer (1 episode, 2014)
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 Abbeville Investigator (1 episode, 2014)
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 Erath Man (1 episode, 2014)
Wanetah Walmsley ...
 Marie Fontenot (1 episode, 2014)
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 Dewall (1 episode, 2014)
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 Mitch (1 episode, 2014)
Frank Duffy ...
 Biker #2 (1 episode, 2014)
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 Detective (1 episode, 2014)
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 Lamar (1 episode, 2014)
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 Tiger's Gang (1 episode, 2014)
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 Bartender (1 episode, 2014)
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 Biker #1 (1 episode, 2014)
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 L (1 episode, 2014)
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 Homeless Man (1 episode, 2015)
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 Danny Santos (1 episode, 2015)
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 Assistant (1 episode, 2015)
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 Nancy Simpson (1 episode, 2015)
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 Porsche John (1 episode, 2015)
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 Jeff Hunt (1 episode, 2015)
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 California Highway Patrolman (1 episode, 2015)
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 C.I.A. Agent Bill Wilson (1 episode, 2015)
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 Bart Sallis (1 episode, 2015)
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 Katherine Davis (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

Second time Mathew McConaughey and Woodey Harrelson have acted together, the first being Edtv (1999). 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
By The Handsome Family
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Dark, Gritty, excellent
14 January 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I don't know why but I can't enter my how many stars review, so I'll just write it here as 10

From the opening credits, which seemed like a combo of the credits of 'Six Feet Under" and "The Killing" with a little James Bond" look all with this ominous song, to the end I think this is going to be something great. It will not be for everyone, I already have seen reviews of people hating on it for not having action and being slow, well this show like many others is going to be a "Slow Boil" type of show. For those of you who don't know this story arc and actors/characters will not be continuing after this season, i just read that it will be a total of 8 epiodes with a solid conclusion and than will move on to another story in season 2 making it an anthology season series like American Horror Story. I'm really glad another show has decided to do that format and hope that there will be others in the future


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