We have some details about the coming third season of the HBO series True Detective. Starring Mahershala Ali, the series will be set in the Ozarks with Ali in the role of Wayne Hays, a state police detective from Northwest Arkansas. The logline give very few clues about the coming story:
“The next installment of True Detective tells the story of a macabre crime in the heart of the Ozarks, and a mystery that deepens over decades and plays out in three separate time periods.”
Original showrunner Nic Pizzolatto will be the writing the series, with the exception of episode 4, which he co-wrote with David Milch. Pizzolatto will direct with Jeremy Saulnier.
Pizzolatto said in a statement:
“I’m tremendously thrilled to be working with artists at the level of Mahershala and Jeremy. I hope the material can do justice to their talents, and we’re all very excited to tell this story.”
There is no episode count or premiere date as of the time. Stay tuned, kids