True Detective

True Detective

  • Seasons:
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
In the heart of the Ozarks, the mystery surrounding a chilling crime deepens over three decades, as the acclaimed series returns. Season 3 delivers a riveting new case and a stellar new cast, featuring Mahershala Ali (Best Supporting Actor Oscar(R) for “Moonlight”) as Wayne Hays, a retired detective who has been tormented for 35 years by a case involving the 1980 disappearance of a 12-year-old boy and his 10-year-old sister in the town of West Finger, Arkansas. As the aging Hays ruminates on details of his investigation with the producer of a true-crime documentary, we get details about the case and Hays' haunted past. Co-starring Stephen Dorff and Carmen Ejogo, Season 3 features eight episodes, each of which add a new piece to the complicated puzzle.
In the heart of the Ozarks, the mystery surrounding a chilling crime deepens over three decades, as the acclaimed series returns. Season 3 delivers a riveting new case and a stellar new cast, featuring Mahershala Ali (Best Supporting Actor Oscar(R) for “Moonlight”) as Wayne Hays, a retired detective who has been tormented for 35 years by a case involving the 1980 disappearance of a 12-year-old boy and his 10-year-old sister in the town of West Finger, Arkansas. As the aging Hays ruminates on details of his investigation with the producer of a true-crime documentary, we get details about the case and Hays' haunted past. Co-starring Stephen Dorff and Carmen Ejogo, Season 3 features eight episodes, each of which add a new piece to the complicated puzzle.

Season 3 (18 episodes)

  • 1. The Great War and Modern Memory

    Original air date: 01/13/2019 Runtime: 58:58 min.

    Original air date: 01/13/2019 Runtime: 58:58 min. Season Three Premiere. Retired detective Wayne Hays revisits key moments from a haunting murder/kidnapping case that he and his partner Roland West investigated 35 years earlier in a rural Arkansas town.

  • 2. Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye

    Original air date: 01/13/2019 Runtime: 57:38 min.

    Original air date: 01/13/2019 Runtime: 57:38 min. As Hays looks back at the aftermath of the 1980 Purcell case in West Finger, AR, including possible evidence left behind at the Devil's Den, two suspects emerge.

  • 3. The Big Never

    Original air date: 01/18/2019 Runtime: 54:48 min.

    Original air date: 01/18/2019 Runtime: 54:48 min. Hays recalls his early romance with Amelia, as well as some cracks in their relationship that surfaced after they married and had children. Ten years after the Purcell crimes took place, new evidence emerges, giving Hays a second chance at vindication.

  • 4. The Hour and the Day

    Original air date: 01/25/2019 Runtime: 66:58 min.

    Original air date: 01/25/2019 Runtime: 66:58 min. Hays and West see a possible connection between the local church and the Purcell crimes. As the detectives search for one suspect and round up another one for interrogation, Woodard finds himself targeted by a vigilante group.

  • 5. If You Have Ghosts

    Original air date: 02/01/2019 Runtime: 58:36 min.

    Original air date: 02/01/2019 Runtime: 58:36 min. Wayne finds himself in a no-win situation as new clues emerge. Roland wrestles with how to keep evidence secure as lawyers demand a new investigation. Amelia finds her relationship with Wayne imperiled by her writing aspirations and his jealousy.

  • 6. Hunters in the Dark

    Original air date: 02/08/2019 Runtime: 58:02 min.

    Original air date: 02/08/2019 Runtime: 58:02 min. Wayne and Roland revisit discrepancies in the Purcell case that have been hidden or forgotten over the years. Among those being reevaluated is Tom Purcell, as well as Lucy Purcell's cousin Dan O'Brien.

  • 7. The Final Country

    Original air date: 02/17/2019 Runtime: 57:20 min.

    Original air date: 02/17/2019 Runtime: 57:20 min. Following up on new leads, Wayne and Roland track down a man who left the police force in the midst of the Purcell investigation. Amelia visits Lucy Purcell's best friend in hopes of gaining insights into the whereabouts of the mysterious one-eyed man.

  • 8. Now Am Found

    Original air date: 02/24/2019 Runtime: 75:58 min.

    Original air date: 02/24/2019 Runtime: 75:58 min. Season Three Finale. Wayne struggles to hold on to his memories, and his grip on reality, as the truth behind the Purcell case is finally revealed.

  • 101. Trailer

    Runtime: 2:02 min.

    Runtime: 2:02 min. An intriguing preview of Season 3 of the acclaimed series 'True Detective.'

  • 102. True Detective: Season 3: Designing the Decades

    Runtime: 7:46 min.

    Runtime: 7:46 min. This special delves into the creation of the look for the various timelines in Season 3 of 'True Detective.'

  • 103. True Detective: Season 3 Character: Roland

    Runtime: 1:36 min.

    Runtime: 1:36 min. An inside look at Roland West (Stephen Dorff) from Season 3 of 'True Detective.'

  • 104. True Detective: Season 3 Character: Wayne

    Runtime: 1:56 min.

    Runtime: 1:56 min. An inside look at Wayne Hays (Mahershala Ali) from Season 3 of 'True Detective.'

  • 105. True Detective: Season 3 Character: Amelia

    Runtime: 1:45 min.

    Runtime: 1:45 min. An inside look at Amelia Reardon (Carmen Ejogo) from Season 3 of 'True Detective.'

  • 106. True Detective: Season 3 Character: Lucy

    Runtime: 1:19 min.

    Runtime: 1:19 min. An inside look at Lucy Purcell (Mamie Gummer) from Season 3 of 'True Detective.'

  • 107. True Detective: Season 3 Character: Tom

    Runtime: 1:27 min.

    Runtime: 1:27 min. An inside look at Tom Purcell (Scoot McNairy) from Season 3 of 'True Detective.'

  • 108. New to True: Lead Detective

    Runtime: 1:27 min.

    Runtime: 1:27 min. A featurette from Season 3 of 'True Detective.'

  • 109. New to True: Ozarks

    Runtime: 1:12 min.

    Runtime: 1:12 min. A featurette from Season 3 of 'True Detective.'

  • 110. New to True: Time

    Runtime: 1:14 min.

    Runtime: 1:14 min. A featurette from Season 3 of 'True Detective.'