- 22 Sep 14
After months of rumours, the Dubliner has been nailed down for 8 episodes of the new season.
Colin Farrell is officially the first named cast member for the new season of the HBO hit series True Detective.
In an interview with the Sunday World, the Irish superstar confirmed the speculation that he'd have a part in the show, following Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey's departure after the debut season.
Rachel McAdams and Elisabeth Moss have also been linked with the new installment, which will be set in LA.