WOO HOO! It's finally official!
The cast of HBO's second season of True Detective has officially been announced and it looks like it's gonna be an AWESOME season.
Not only will Vince Vaughn and Colin Farrell be the stars of the season, but they will be joined by Rachel McAdams as the third lead!
HOW EXCITING IS THAT!
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This ain't the only news, however, seeing as they also announced Friday Night Lights hottie Taylor Kitsch and Black Box album Kelly Reilly.
So, what's happening this season on the show?
Well, the story centers around three police officers and a "career criminal" who are trying to find their way through
We're so proud of Colin Farrell for taking a stand!
On November 17th, the sexy actor published a very emotional and poignant letter in the Sunday World, supporting gay marriage.
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In the piece, the True Detective star gives some amazing reasons why gay marriage should be legal in his native country of Ireland, while taking a moment to explain why the cause is close to his heart.
After months of speculation, it's nice to finally know who our next True Detective stars will be. Well, two of them anyway.
But we're so accustomed to thinking of it as the Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson show! What will the HBO hit look like with other stars??
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Well, the folks at Vulture have put together their best guess using a super cut of Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn being dark and broody and cop-like.
The result is… actually pretty convincing! Even haters should check out the video (below)!
We know the news of Colin Farrell taking the lead in Season 2 of True Detective has had some mixed reactions online - especially with new partner Vince Vaughn - but we're excited!
He may be known more for being really, really, incredibly good-looking, but the Tigerland star is also a really fine actor.
Just check out these pics (above) of him going out to lunch with a friend following Tuesday's announcement.
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OK, it's possible we're mostly excited about Colin being on HBO, land of the gratuitous nude scene, but srsly, it's a good chance for an underrated actor to show a new side of himself.
Just look what Matthew McConaughey was able to do in Season 1!
[Image via Bauer Griffin Online.]
It's official! After fans have asked the right f*cking questions for months about who would star in the next season of True Detective, we finally have our answer!
Vince Vaughn and Colin Farrell will star in the second season of True Detective, and we could not be happier for the both of them! The light is winning for them!