True Detective

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Meet Your New True Detective

HBO confirms season 3, with Mahershala Ali in the lead

(Newser) - Season 3 of True Detective is officially happening, per the Hollywood Reporter . Mahershala Ali is the lead on the latest installment of HBO's anthology series; he will play a state police detective from Arkansas who gets caught up in a "macabre crime in the heart of the Ozarks... More »

Next True Detective Star: Colin Farrell

Actor confirms he's joining HBO series

(Newser) - Looks like at least one of the stars of the next round of HBO's True Detective has been cast: "I'm doing the second series," Colin Farrell tells the Sunday World . "I'm so excited." Few other details are known, but it will be a... More »

Breaking Bad, Modern Family Grab Top Emmys

They win best drama, best comedy series

(Newser) - Seth Meyers opened tonight's Emmy Awards with quite a few jokes about the fact that the ceremony was held on a Monday night rather than a Sunday night before opening things up to the first presenter: none other than Amy Poehler, who handed out the night's first award,... More »

Obama's Going to Binge on His Favorite TV Shows

He's a big fan of 'True Detective'

(Newser) - So how does a president unwind on a Presidents' Day weekend? Binging on his favorite TV shows, of course. First came a report from Michael D. Shear of the New York Times that President Obama made a personal request of HBO chief Richard Plepler to send him DVDs of True ... More »

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