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Jodie Foster to Play Detective Again

It’s recently been learned that Jodie Foster, who cemented her top star status playing Detective Clarice Starling in Silence of the Lambs, will wear again be playing a detective.

Only this time it’s in the fourth iteration of HBO’s True Detective franchise, True Detective: Night Country.

Jodie is also executive producer on the series.  She’ll play Detective Liz Danvers in the series, which comes from writer and director Issa López and executive producer Barry Jenkins.

The series is centered around Detectives Liz Danvers and Evangeline Navarro (not yet cast) who are looking to solve the case of six men that operate the Tsalal Arctic Research Station vanishing without a trace, when the long winter night falls in Ennis, Alaska.