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HBO unveils another True Detective cast member and confirms Director for season two

September 24th, 2014 by Irwin Fletcher Comments

Add another unlikely star to the cast of the second season of True Detective as Vince Vaughn has been locked down to star alongside Collin Farrell.

It was recently announced that Colin Farrell (herehad signed on the dotted line to star in the second season of the critically acclaimed HBO series, True Detective. Now we can add another of the rumoured names to that list in an against-type Vince Vaughn.

HBO honchos confirmed the hires on September 23rd alongside director Justin Lin, who will direct the first two episodes. Shooting for the eight-part anthology series will begin this autumn in California.

Farrell will play a police officer enmeshed in a conspiratorial aftermath following a murder where his character will be torn between the loyalty of his corrupt police department and a crime lord who controls him.

It has been learned that Vaughn will play the mobster whose empire is confronted after the murder of a business partner.

As of now, no other leads have been confirmed. But we will keep you posted.

Source: ScreenDaily


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