Nic Pizzolatto, creator of "True Detective" (2014) speaks about the pitch of his series to the studios, and "the bidding war" around it before choosing HBO as a producer.
Nic Pizzolatto studied literature, he wrote a novel for which he won a prize in France in 2011. "True Detective" is his second book, rewritten as sricpt for this successful series.
This master class, hosted by Pierre Serisier, took place on april the 23rd 2014 for the Séries Mania festival at Forum des images, Paris.
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