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True Detective Star Colin Farrell on the Pitfalls of 'Purge Acting'

Tavis Smiley | Posted 07.27.2015 | Entertainment
Tavis Smiley

Farrell shares how he has learned to resist forcing too much of his own life experiences into a performance, so as not to make it an exercise in what he calls "purge acting."

Un-True Detective: HBO Noir Series Misses the Mark

Howard Barbanel | Posted 06.23.2015 | Entertainment
Howard Barbanel

Although the second season of True Detective on HBO has a lot of the same names attached to it behind the camera, the new iteration of the title which just premiered bears scant resemblance to last year's bravura bayou noir mini-series.

How 'True Detective' Fell Victim To Its Own Hype

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 06.22.2015 | TV

Sunday night was a big one for HBO, with three buzzy premieres for audiences to gobble up. Top billing went to the highly-anticipated second season of...

Erin Whitney

'True Detective' Season 2 Premiere Falls As Flat As A Circle

HuffingtonPost.com | Erin Whitney | Posted 06.22.2015 | Entertainment

After more than a year of casting rumors, memes and hashtag wish lists and confusion over the plot, "True Detective" Season 2 finally premiered on Sun...

The New 'True Detective' Season 2 Trailer Is Crazy Intense

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 05.14.2015 | Entertainment

"Sometimes your worst self is your best self," Vince Vaughn's Frank Semyon says in the latest "True Detective" trailer. While the first trailer for...

5 Recent Female Duos Who Should Actually Lead True Detective 3

Eva Barros Campelli | Posted 06.16.2015 | Entertainment
Eva Barros Campelli

With the second season officially scheduled to premiere on June 21, and an entire new cast which includes Colin Farrell and Rachel McAdam as the next "true detectives," my feminist part in me has already begun to imagine a third season consisting of two female detectives.

The First 'True Detective' Season 2 Teaser Trailer Has Arrived

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 06.07.2015 | Entertainment

"True Detective" Season 2 is no longer just a hashtag, as the first official teaser trailer has arrived. In the dark and moody promo, Colin Farrell an...

New 'True Detective' Season 2 Photos Look Intense

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 02.21.2015 | Entertainment

It's sun's out, guns out on "True Detective" Season 2. Though Season 1 star Matthew McConaughey is off driving Lincolns, that clearly hasn't slowed...

Colin Farrell Would 'Kick The Sh*t Out Of' Bullies Threatening His Gay Brother

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.17.2015 | Gay Voices

Colin Farrell has become an outstanding advocate for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community as of late, but the actor's older bro...

Rachel McAdams & Taylor Kitsch Officially Join 'True Detective' Season 2

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 11.24.2014 | Entertainment

It's official! "True Detective" Season 2 finally has its main four leads. After months of speculation, seemingly endless casting rumors and leaked ...

Why I Hope One Direction's Harry Styles Is Really Straight

Jeremy Helligar | Posted 01.21.2015 | Gay Voices
Jeremy Helligar

If Styles ends up being straight, the implications of his recent statements would be practically revolutionary. At his age, following the "bro" code typically means acting as straight and narrow as possible. How many straight guys are comfortable with being mistaken for gay or bisexual?

Colin Farrell's AMAZING Plea For Marriage Equality On Behalf Of His Gay Brother

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 11.18.2014 | Gay Voices

Colin Farrell spoke out in defense of same-sex marriage in his native Ireland, penning an open letter which stressed his close relationship with openl...

Music and Memory in the Real-Life Narnia: Alan Doyle Works Wizardry on Where I Belong

Jaime Lubin | Posted 01.03.2015 | Books
Jaime Lubin

Alan Doyle is a self-professed lucky bastard, and I suspect he may also be magic.

Katla McGlynn

Talking The Week's Craziest Stories With 'Friends Of The People'

HuffingtonPost.com | Katla McGlynn | Posted 10.15.2014 | Comedy

HuffPost Comedy Editors Carol Hartsell and Katla McGlynn spend all day looking at funny things on the Internet. Now, they have a podcast. This is "Too...

The Crazy And Not-So-Brief History Of Every 'True Detective' Season 2 Rumor

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 09.25.2014 | Entertainment

We made it: The first part of the Season 2 cast of "True Detective" has been announced. Gone are the days of speculating and debating about which star...

Twitter Just Blew Up Over That Big 'True Detective' News

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 09.23.2014 | Entertainment

It's official! Vince Vaughn and Colin Farrell have been cast as two of the leads in "True Detective" for Season 2. Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn c...

Colin Farrell Says He's Part Of 'True Detective' Season 2

The Huffington Post | Lauren Duca | Posted 09.22.2014 | Entertainment

Well, Internet, we officially have one half of #TrueDetectiveSeason2. Colin Farrell has confirmed his role in the show in an interview with The Sunday...

Colin Farrell May Be Our Next 'True Detective'

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitey | Posted 07.11.2014 | Entertainment

Speculation about the upcoming cast for the second season of Nic Pizzolatto's "True Detective" has been one of the year's biggest stories. Rumors have...

Mike Ryan

'Winter's Tale' Is So Dumb

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 02.13.2014 | Entertainment

“Winter’s Tale,” a movie starring Colin Farrell and Russell Crowe that is being marketed as this weekend’s Valentine’s Day tearjerker (along...

That Time Colin Farrell Had Sex Sober (Spoiler: It Was 'Terrifying')

Posted 02.16.2014 | Celebrity

Former bad boy / perma-heartthrob Colin Farrell may make you swoon in the upcoming "Winter's Tale," but in the March issue of Elle magazine, he reveal...

Mike Ryan

'Winter's Tale' Versus 'Endless Love': Which Is Schmaltzier?

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 02.12.2014 | Entertainment

This Valentine’s Day weekend, in terms of schmaltzy, over-the-top, dramatic love stories, you have the choice between watching “Endless Love” or...

Movie Review: Winter's Tale

Marshall Fine | Posted 04.14.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Helprin's book is a tad precious, but Goldsman has no trouble shmaltzing it up in a way that undercuts the magic, while calling attention to the massive effort he needs to create the kind of wizardry that Helprin can do with a sentence or two.

Save the Father, Save the World

Graham Milne | Posted 03.09.2014 | Entertainment
Graham Milne

In the theater, I felt in my soul that primal need of Travers to do right by her dad. To save him. And a tear escaped my eye, as it did hers.

Popcorn Preview: Saving Mr. Banks

Leslie Sisman | Posted 03.01.2014 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

Saving Mr. Banks (2013) Cast includes: Emma Thompson (Sense and Sensibility), Tom Hanks (Captain Phillips), Colin Farrell (Total Recall), Annie Rose B...

Colin Farrell Wanted To Be Elizabeth Taylor's Husband 'Number 8'

Posted 12.17.2013 | Celebrity

Well here's something you don't hear every day: Collin Farrell, 37, admits to having had a romantic relationship with the late Elizabeth Taylor, who d...