Vince Vaughn Joins True Detective Season 2 With Colin Farrell
HBO confirmed the casting on Tuesday.
Farrell had already revealed that he’d be part of the show.
The eight-episode season is set to begin production in California shortly.
According to the HBO press release, Farrell will star as Ray Velcoro, “a compromised detective whose allegiances are torn between his masters in a corrupt police department and the mobster who owns him.”
Vaughn will portray 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 two episodes will be directed by Justin Lin.
Gossip Cop will have updates when more casting decisions are made.