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tylerdurden24
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Is True Detective primed to be the next great HBO series?



Premiers January 12, 2014.

Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey as the leads for the first 8 episode season.

Set in Louisiana as they chase down a serial killer.

I'm all in this bitch.

What say ye?



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aVatiger
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re: Is True Detective primed to be the next great HBO series?


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Set in Louisiana



at least it isn't A&E


personally, i can't wait, imo it has major potential






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wish i was tebow
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re: Is True Detective primed to be the next great HBO series?


I saw the preview and got pretty excited. When does it start?





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Lsupimp
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I can't see two A list guys doing this long term.
I'm in.






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wish i was tebow
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I'm sure if it's gets really popular and they like working together they will. They just need to film in short amount of time so they can go do movies and stuff





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Ellunchboxo
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I can't see two A list guys doing this long term. I'm in.


From what I heard every season will be a new cast and a new setting.






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wish i was tebow
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That makes sense. If it's a hit maybe some big actors will sign on.





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LSUJuicer
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I worked on this one and this is one of two things I have worked on that I am actually excited for friends as family to watch. Everything we shot made me excited to see the final product.





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Lsupimp
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From what I heard every season will be a new cast and a new setting.


I am SO in .






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tylerdurden24
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re: Is True Detective primed to be the next great HBO series?


Updated OP to reflect premiere date





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wish i was tebow
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re: Is True Detective primed to be the next great HBO series?


I looked up the start date. Glad it's starting pretty soon





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Riggins
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re: Is True Detective primed to be the next great HBO series?


I just cancelled my subscription to HBO. I didn't feel like we were watching it enough to pay the extra $15 a month.

Now I'm seriously contemplating getting it back just to watch this show.






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HappyTownTiger
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Guy who wrote it is from Lake Charles, but born in New Orleans. Should be pretty authentic.
Also, there is a clip from a tent revival where Eli from BWE is the preacher that gave me chills.
Can't wait for this series!






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tduecen
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re: Is True Detective primed to be the next great HBO series?


Just saw a commercial I am intrigued how they talked MM into a television series





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re: Is True Detective primed to be the next great HBO series?


I'm all in on this show.





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wilceaux
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Just saw a commercial I am intrigued how they talked MM into a television series


He said he decided to do it after reading the script and seeing how good it was. Pizzolatto is getting some seriously high praise right now.

Also, T Bone supervised the music. Looking forward to this.



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I'm down for watching anything with Matthew McConaughey





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Billy Mays
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Already 100% on Metacritc, although there are only 3 reviews





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Is True Detective primed to be the next great HBO series?

I hope so. Been pumped about this one for a while now.






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