The double Oscar winner, Jodie Foster, is preparing to make his return to the small screen. HBO signed the actress for star in the fourth season of the anthology series, True Detectiveafter what THR calls a “protracted round of negotiations.”
The fourth season, which will be titled True Detective: Night Countryremains in development stages, with the Mexican filmmaker Now Lopez (Side Effects, Tigers Are Not Afraid) y Alan Page Arriaga (Shining Girls, Fear the Walking Dead), in charge of co-writing the script, and with López directing the pilot. Both will be executive producers, along with Barry Jenkins (Moonlight), Adele Romanski, Mark Ceryak, and newly signed Foster.
In True Detective: Night Country:
“When the long winter night falls in Ennis, Alaska, the six men who operate the Tsalal Arctic Research Station disappear without a trace. To solve the case, Detectives Liz Danvers and Evangeline Navarro will have to confront the darkness within them and delve into the haunted truths that lie buried beneath the eternal ice.”
Foster will play Liz Danvers.
- Night Country marks his return to the small screen, and his greatest participation in it. The actress began her career in the middle, participating in Mayberry RFD, Napoleon and Samantha, y The Courtship of Eddie’s Fatheramong other TV credits.
Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson, who stars in the first season, are also executive producers, with Mari Jo Winkler. Carl Joji Fukunaga, and creator Nic Pizzolatto are also credited as executive producers, though they will not play any creative roles in season four. Anonymous Content is the studio that supports the tv project.
Foster’s most recent screen roles are, The Mauritarian (2021), Hotel Artemis (2018), y Elysium (2013). As director, we have an episode of Tales from the Loopone of Black Mirrorone of House of Cardsa by of Orange is the New Blackand the feature film Money Monster.
At the moment more details of the plot, cast, and release date are unknown.
López reacted a few moments ago to the news, with the following publication on Twitter:
“You know. Dreams come true. Nightmares too… I can’t wait for you guys to see the weird, icy mysteries we’re cooking up.”
It’s out. Dreams do come true. Nightmares too…
I can’t wait for you all to see what strange, cold mysteries we’re cooking. https://t.co/f5dU2klRhl
– Issa López (@IssitaLopez) May 26, 2022