Inside the Obsessive, Strange Mind of True Detective’s Nic Pizzolatto Nic Pizzolatto was a college writing professor who’d never penned a TV script. Now, as the creator of HBO’s revolutionary True Detective, he’s the hottest showrunner in Hollywood.
Nic Pizzolatto: "If landscape is a character for me," he says, "then it helps if I'm familiar with it and I already have a take on it."
Nic Pizzolatto: "I don't think you can create effectively toward expectation," he says. "I'm not in the service business."
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