The second season of “True Detective” will air on HBO starting Sunday, June 21, the premium cable network announced Thursday.
Season 2 of the Nic Pizzolatto drama will focus on three police officers and a career criminal navigating a web of conspiracy in the aftermath of a murder.
Farrell plays Ray Velcoro, a compromised detective whose allegiances are torn between his masters in a corrupt police department and the mobster who owns him, while Kitsch is playing Paul Woodrough, a handsome, 28-year-old military veteran who has seen his own share of violence and destruction. McAdams plays police detective Ani Bezzerides.
Vaughn plays Frank Semyon, a career criminal in danger of losing his empire when his move into legitimate enterprise is upended by the murder of a business partner.
The first trailer, a wordless montage set over a hauntingly familiar but as yet unidentified song, sees our good guys and bad guys all seemingly grappling with demons
Watch the first teaser trailer above.