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Air Date: January 12th, 2014

Network: HBO

Series Summary
Law enforcement officers navigate a web of conspiracy to deal with a bizarre murder.

Rating: TVMA

Genres: Crime drama

Episodes

ratings & reviews

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  • While it's not fun entertainment (lacking the tragicomic notes of, say, "The Sopranos"), it is an amazing dramatic entry. It's only January, and only four episodes were available for review, but True Detective sets the bar for 2014's TV newcomers. Show More

  • The sharpness of Season One gives way to the moodiness of Season Two. And, thus far (three episodes were made available), it’s hard to get a bead on where this is headed. Show More

  • True Detective proves to be everything the HBO marketing has promised it to be: a gorgeous, stylized and dark exploration into the worst parts of the human psyche. Show More

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Awards

Nominated Best Performance by An Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2015)
Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2015)
Nominated Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series