FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA) — Northwest Arkansas will be in the spotlight this January when HBO premiers the newest season of ‘True Detective’ with Oscar-winner Mahershala Ali as its star.
Season 3 of the critically-praised series by University of Arkansas alumnus Nic Pizzolatto just completed shooting earlier this month, and our region serves as the backdrop for this season’s story.
According to the teaser trailer that dropped yesterday, the crime drama is set to air on HBO starting in January.
Ali plays the central character of Arkansas State Police detective Wayne Hays in the third season.