'True Detective' Battles Sophomore Slump, High Expectations
Early reviews are in for the HBO's "True Detective" and they show you might want to lower your expectations for the highly celebrated show.By Ben Lawson | June 12, 2015
Early reviews — and a pair of mighty big shoes to fill — are in for the second season of HBO's "True Detective" and they have us wondering - can the show avoid a sophomore slump?
"Sometimes your worst self is your best self," said Vince Vaughn in "True Detective."
We'll try not to spend too much time explaining the high bar. The first season earned 11 Emmy nominations and 5 wins. Critics just loved watching Mathew McConaughey spout off those philosophical quips about the meaning of life with a cancer stick firmly between his lips.