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Fiona Shaw, Christopher Eccleston to Join Jodie Foster in True Detective Season 4

The British are coming... to the fourth installment of HBO's anthology series.
  • Christopher Eccleston, Fiona Shaw. (Photos: Everett Collection)
    Christopher Eccleston, Fiona Shaw. (Photos: Everett Collection)

    The cast of True Detective: Night Country is growing.

    HBO has added British TV staples Fiona Shaw (Killing Eve, Andor) and Christopher Eccleston (Dr. WhoThe Leftovers) to the cast, as well as John Hawkes (Deadwood), Finn Bennett, and Anna Lambe. The group joins previously announced series leads Jodie Foster and Kali Reis. 

    Set in Ennis, Alaska, the fourth installment of the HBO crime anthology series sees Detective Liz Danvers (Foster) and Evangeline Navarro (Reis) investigate the mysterious disappearance of six men from the Tsalal Arctic Research Station.

    Eccleston will star as the Chief of Police who has a history with Foster's charracter, while Shaw will fill the shoes of a local survivalist. 

    True Detective: Night Country is currently in the pre-production stage.

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    Jade Budowski is a freelance writer with a knack for ruining punchlines and harboring dad-aged celebrity crushes. She was previously a reporter/producer at Decider and is a member of the Television Critics Association. Follow her on Twitter: @jadebudowski.

    TOPICS: True Detective: Night Country, True Detective, Christopher Eccleston, Fiona Shaw, Jodie Foster

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