15 Awesome Facts Every 'True Detective' Fan Must Know

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The latest casting news is better than you could've imagined!

Good news, True Detective fans! HBO just announced three major roles. Rachel Mcadams, Taylor Kitsch and Kelly Reilly will join Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn in True Detective Season 2. If you weren't already freaking out about the show's return, you sure will be now.

According to Entertainment Weekly, Rachel McAdams will play Ani Bezzerides, a Ventura County Sheriff’s detective with uncompromising ethics. Taylor Kitsch will play Paul Woodrugh, a war veteran and motorcycle officer with a troubling past. Kelly Reilly will play Jordan, Frank Semyon's wife, who is a former D-list actress.

Colin Farrell, who was previously confirmed, will play Ray Velcoro, a detective whose torn between his corrupt police department and a mobster.
Vince Vaughn, also previously confirmed, will play Frank Semyon, a criminal and entrepreneur.

If you haven't watched the HBO show yet, it centers around two detectives who are brought together 17 years after their fallout to be questioned about a murder case they worked on in the late 90s. The story is told in flashbacks and it's basically brilliant.

HBO confirmed production for season 2 is underway, and now after a summer of speculation, we finally have an idea who the lead actors are in the show. We also know that next season takes place in California, but not Los Angeles. Whatever happens, we are just anxiously awaiting the return ... whenever that may be.

Until then we are holding you over with 15 awesome facts you may not know about the show.