Matthew McConaughey Talks Possible Return to ‘True Detective’

By: Jon Corrigan

Matthew McConaughey misses True Detective as much as you do.

During an interview with The Rich Eisen Show on Wednesday, the actor was asked if he’d be interested in reprising his Emmy-nominated role.

“Yeah, I would,” McConaughey said. “I miss Rust Cohle, man. I miss watching him on Sunday nights. I miss watching True Detective on Sunday nights … I was a happy man when we made that for six months, because I was on my own island.”

McConaughey and Woody Harrelson won rave reviews for their performances in the first season of the HBO series. The second season, starring Colin Farrell, Vince Vaughn and Rachel McAdams, came nowhere close.

While a third season seems unlikely, McConaughey says there have been conversations with the shows creator Nic Pizzolatto.

“It would have to be the right context, the right way,” the actor says. “That thing — when I read it, I knew in 20 minutes if I can play this guy, Rustin Cohle, I’m in.”

You can see McConaughey in Free State of Jones, which hits theaters on June 24.

More from Jon Corrigan
Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From 104.3 WOMC

Neil Diamond to Bring 50th Anniversary Tour to The PalaceSo far, he has announced North American dates which run through August 12 in Los Angeles and he will reveal European dates soon.
'Prince: R U Listening' Documentary to be Released in 2017'Prince: R U Listening' will focus on the artist's early years and his eventual rise to super stardom as recalled by friends, family and musicians who played with him.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Extends Fan Vote DeadlineThe move comes after it was discovered something fishy seemed to be affecting the Hall's voting results.

Listen Live