‘True Detective’ Season 3 is Possible HBO Boss Talks
A second season of an anthology crime drama series “True Detective” came to an end on August 9, 2015, and its finale has garnered 2.73 million viewers. Obviously, millions of fans strive to figure out, should we expect “True Detective” Season 3 on HBO or no, and when, finally, its release date? “It’s not dead,” HBO head of programming Casey Bloys said at TCA Saturday. “We are hoping for a third season. It’s a very valuable franchise for us.” However, Bloys also noted that the third season might get a new scriptwriter due to the fact that Nic Pizzolatto is currently working on another project. Nevertheless, the third season has yet been officially confirmed. Let’s take a look at the figures and facts, in an attempt to count up the odds on renewal. You can scroll down, to subscribe for our notifications as well.
Actually, we almost sure that “True Detective” Season 3 would take place. First of all, it’s worth noting that the second season of this crime drama has received quite a favorable reception by critics and viewers. An overall score of the drama series also remains very high at the moment. Currently, according to IMDB “True Detective” has a score of 9.1 out of 10 based on over 325,000 user votes, 374 reviews from viewers, and 122 reviews from critics. At the same time, according to Rotten Tomatoes, a second series of the crime drama has an average score of 6.7 out of 10 and a 64% approval rating (with an average episode score of 66%) based on 74 reviews from critics. Meanwhile, the audience of Rotten Tomatoes rates the second season of “True Detective” at 3.5 out of 5 with a 61% approval rating based on about 2,000 votes. Meanwhile, according to Metacritic, the second season of the drama has a score of 61 out of 100 based on 41 reviews from critics, whereas the viewers have rated the second series of “True Detective” at 6.4 out of 10 based on over 650 user ratings.
The premiere of Season 2 has drawn 3.172 million viewers (+36.25% compared to previous season premiere) and a 1.42 demo rating among adults (18-49), while a finale of the series has attracted 2.727 million viewers (+25.26% compared to previous season premiere) and a 1.21 demo rating among adults (18-49). The first season of “True Detective” averaged a 0.98 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 2.33 million viewers.
Chances for Season 3 and Notification of the Release Date
“True Detective” Season 2 has kicked off on June 21, 2015, on HBO, and its debut drew over 3.17 million viewers, as well as has been praised by critics and viewers. HBO has yet to announce its plans concerning the renewal or cancellation of the crime drama series. But we tend to believe that “True Detective” Season 3 would take place, taking into account the data represented above. Besides, as also mentioned above, HBO heads are planning Season 3. And, therefore, we would like to wait for the official announcement. Fortunately, thanks to our notification system, we’re able to notify you about the further updates of the drama series, as well as about the “True Detective” Season 3 release date. Don’t miss the premiere! Subscribe fou our notifications using the form below, and we’ll keep you informed.