Mahershala Ali to Star in the 3rd Season of ‘True Detective’


Deadline reported, Mahershala Ali (Moonlight) is set to star in the potential third season of True Detective. HBO is yet to greenlight it according to Casey Bloys. 

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Bloys confirmed that Oscar-winning Moonlight actor Mahershala Alihas closed a deal to star in the potential third season of the anthology series. Bloys said he had read five finished scripts. “They are terrific. … I was very impressed and excited,” he said. “We are talking to directors, and when we have a director we want to hire, it will be a go.”

The Season 3 director will be new, with no lead helmers from previous seasons expected to return.

Bloys noted that a third season of True Detective is much further along than a potential second installment of The Night Of.