The third trailer
has been released for the upcoming January 2014 HBO series called “True Detective,” starring Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey, which will be spanning eight episodes
. HBO's True Detective will premiere on January 12. The series focuses on old cases that go back and forth during the early investigation to the present day. Harrelson and McConaughey respectively take on the roles of police detectives Martin Hart and Rust Cohle.
In the first season of the series, which focuses on Hart and Cohle, the focus is on a 17-year hunt
for a killer. So far, the killer has remained good at staying illusive. Tensions are high as the two find clues to solve the murder and find out who the culprit is. The story begins in 1995 where the two detectives are called to the scene of the bizarre murder which starts the case then it goes into 2012 where the case is reopened. Scenes switch back and forth as it shows the younger and older versions of the detectives. In 2012, the older versions give their input on the investigation. Back in 1995 and counting, the two detectives are actively working the case.