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Vince Vaughn Eyes Lead Role on 'True Detective' Season 2

August 5, 2014 (4:38 am) GMT
The 'Wedding Crashers' actor is reportedly in talks to play one of the lead roles in the second installment of the HBO anthology series.

Another actor has been mentioned as possible star in the second season of "". Funnyman is in preliminary talks to take one of the lead roles on the HBO show, TVLine reports.

Report of Vaughn's possible on-screen involvement on the drama series is quite surprising since he is known for his comedic roles in such movies as "" and "". According to Deadline, the role that the actor is eying could be "a villain, possibly with mob ties."

and are the other actors rumored to play the lead roles on the anthology series. Series creator Nic Pizzolatto recently said there would be four main characters in the second season, with at least one of them being female. "There is a strong (lead) female character. But I wouldn't say it is female-led or anything like that," he stated.

HBO President Michael Lombardo also said about the cast at the recent TCA summer press tour, "The people who we will cast will be well-known names... Great writing attracts great actors."

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