Starring Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson, the first season of True Detective saw its ratings grow over the course of the eight week season. Will the numbers continue to grow in season two with a new cast or will they decline? Cancelled by HBO or renewed for season three? Stay tuned.
On this season of True Detective, a bizarre murder brings together three law-enforcement officers and a career criminal — each of whom must navigate a web of conspiracy and betrayal in the scorched landscapes of California. The cast includes Colin Farrell, Vince Vaughn, Rachel McAdams, Taylor Kitsch, and Kelly Reilly.
The ratings are typically the best indication of a show’s chances of staying on the air. This chart will be updated as new ratings data becomes available.
Final season averages: 1.15 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 2.61 million total viewers.
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For comparisons: The first season of True Detective averaged a 0.98 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 2.33 million viewers.
What do you think? Do you like the True Detective TV series? How do you like this season? Should the show be cancelled or renewed for a third season?