HBO’s ‘True Detective,’ starring Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson, looks slated for a January air date, according to Dave Walker at NOLA.com. The eigh-episode first season follows two detectives (McConaughey and Harrelson) as they track a serial killer. The show is written by Nic Pizzolatto and one directed Cary Fukunaga (‘Jane Eyre’). Check out Walker’s post at NOLA.com for quotes from HBO executives about the Louisiana-shot show. A crytpic trailer is below.

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