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Rachel McAdams & Taylor Kitsch Confirmed for 'True Detective' Season 2 - Find Out Who They'll Play!

Rachel McAdams and Taylor Kitsch have just been officially confirmed for True Detective season two!

The 36-year-old actress is set for the female lead, and the 33-year-old actor will take on a supporting role alongside Black Box alum Kelly Reilly.

Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn are also set for the show and will play Ray Velcoro and Frank Semyon, respectively. Ray is a a compromised detective whose allegiances are torn and Frank is a career criminal in danger of losing his empire, THR reports.

Rachel will play Ani Bezzerides, a police officer with uncompromising ethics. Taylor will play Paul Woodrugh, a war vet and motorcycle cop running from his past. Kelly is set to play Jordan, Frank’s wife and a former actress.

The eight episode second season will begin shooting soon in California.

Abigail Spencer & Leven Rambin Circling 'True Detective' Season 2 Roles!

Suits star Abigail Spencer and Hunger GamesLeven Rambin are reportedly circling roles in the upcoming second season of True Detective!

Also close to finalizing deals are Black Box‘s Kelly Reilly and Almost Human‘s Michael Irby.

Kelly will be taking on a regular role, while the others are set for recurring roles, Deadline reports.

Looks like these deals will need to be completed ASAP – the first table read for the show begins tomorrow!

So far, confirmed cast members include Colin Farrell, Taylor Kitsch, Rachel McAdams, and Vince Vaughn.

Rachel McAdams Close to Booking 'True Detective' Season Two Role (Report)

Rachel McAdams has reportedly all but locked down the female leading role in the upcoming second season of True Detective, Variety reports.

The 35-year-old actress has been reported as the frontrunner for weeks with actresses such as Jessica Biel and Malin Akerman also being considered.

It was just announced by HBO that Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn would be starring in the second season of the show, with Taylor Kitsch expected to join the cast as well.

DO YOU THINK that Rachel McAdams is a good choice opposite Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn??

Ellen Page & Kate Mara Spoof 'True Detective' with 'Tiny Detectives' - Watch Now!

Kate Mara and Ellen Page are two very small detectives in this very funny spoof of True Detective titled Tiny Detectives!

In it, both Ellen and Kate find they have trouble reaching to see crime scene evidence, seeing the projection screen over larger detective’s heads, punching people because their arms are too short, and more.

At one point Ellen gets on Kate‘s shoulders to try and trick a bad guy into thinking they are tall. LOL!

Watch the hilarious Funny or Die spoof of True Detective below…


Ellen Page & Kate Mara Spoof True Detective

Colin Farrell & Vince Vaughn Confirmed for 'True Detective' Season Two!

It’s official – Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn have been cast in True Detective‘s second season!

According to Variety, the “story will revolve around three cops and career criminal who navigate a web of conspiracy after a murder.”

Colin is set to play Ray Velcoro, “a compromised detective whose allegiances are torn between his masters in a corrupt police department and the mobster who owns him.”

Meanwhile, Vince will portray Frank Semyon, “a man in danger of losing his criminal empire when his move into legitimate enterprise is upended by the murder of a business partner.”

WHAT DO YOU THINK of Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn landing these roles?

Colin Farrell Confirms He's Joining 'True Detective' Season 2 - Read His Statement

Colin Farrell just confirmed he will be joining True Detective season two!

“I’m doing the second series. I’m so excited,” the 38-year-old actor told Irish newssource Sunday World.

“I know it will be eight episodes and take around four or five months to shoot. I know very little about it, but we’re shooting in the environs of Los Angeles which is great. It means I get to stay at home and see the kids,” Colin added.

Rachel McAdams and Elisabeth Moss are reportedly vying for roles in the series as well. Taylor Kitsch has been rumored as well.

Elisabeth Moss Is Circling a 'True Detective' Season 2 Role!

Elisabeth Moss is red hot while sitting down for an appearance on Watch What Happens Live on Monday evening (August 4) in New York City.

The 32-year-old Mad Men actress made an appearance earlier in the day while wearing a black dress with floral embellishments.

It is being rumored that Elisabeth is circling a role for the upcoming second season of HBO’s hit show True Detective!

Elisabeth would play “Ani Bezzerides, a tough, no-nonsense Monterey sheriff whose troubled upbringing has driven her to gambling and alcohol,” according to TheWrap.

Other actors who are rumored to be joining the show are Colin Farrell, Taylor Kitsch, and Vince Vaughn.

FYI: Elisabeth is wearing a Tanya Taylor printed dress with Bionda Castana shoes. She’s also wearing a red Carven dress.

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