Brad Pitt To Star In “True Detective”?

Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson were the stars of the first, could Brad Pitt be tackling the lead role in the second season of HBO’s highly acclaimed anthology crime drama series “True Detective”?

A source for The Daily Star UK says: “Brad is already part of the HBO family and if commitments allow he will be part of the second season of True Detective. The quality of the scripts means the biggest A-listers in the world want the role.”

The paper claims the actor is thrashing out last-minute details of a deal with bosses at HBO, and he’s effectively onboard. Now it’s just a matter of scheduling.

Cary Fukunaga helmed all eight episodes of the first season which followed years in the life of two police officers who were given the responsibility to investigate a murder case.