Cary Joji Fukunaga Made Everyone's Panties Explode Last Night

Not sure if you caught last night's Emmys, also known as three hours of Breaking Bad winning everything, but the world just realized Cary Joji Fukunaga is hot. Welcome to the party, guys. The True Detective director won an award but what he really received was the Internet's collective panties. » 8/26/14 10:10am 8/26/14 10:10am

The Next Season of True Detective Will Have Three Leads

Nic Pizzolatto, the enigmatic creator and mastermind behind True Detective, hasn't revealed much about the next season of the show that drove many of its fans to the brink of insanity and led me to the brink of redecorating my entire apartment in a "rock bottom Rust Cohle storage locker office" theme, complete with… » 5/27/14 1:40pm 5/27/14 1:40pm

Every Matthew McConaughey Movie Is Actually About Rust Cohle

Fans of HBO's True Detective are an obsessive lot. Over the course of the show's 8-episode first season, bajillions of hours of productivity were wasted discussing, dissecting, and speculating about the show. Insane-sounding theories about the identity of the murderous Yellow King abounded, each with an… » 3/10/14 3:45pm 3/10/14 3:45pm

Did a Horrifying Real Satanic Sex Abuse Case Inspire True Detective?

In a recent interview, True Detective creator Nic Pizzolatto told Entertainment Weekly that his hit show's fictional inspirations range from high literature to low pulp. But it seems the show drew inspiration from elsewhere as well — an incredibly horrifying real case of satanism and sexual abuse in rural Louisiana in… » 2/28/14 5:15pm 2/28/14 5:15pm

How True Detective Can Solve Its Woman Problem

Earlier this week, Nic Pizzolatto, the writer and creator of HBO's True Detective, posted and hastily deleted a Tweet that left fans of the show salivating. In the Tweet, Pizzolatto strongly implied that the next season of series — which, for all its gripping, gorgeous imagery and brain-invading writing, has thus far… » 2/26/14 6:01pm 2/26/14 6:01pm