True Detective Season 3 Episode 5 (21)True Detective Season 3 Episode 5 (21)

Written by Nic Pizzolatto
Directed by Nic Pizzolatto

Wayne finds himself in a no-win situation as new clues emerge in the Purcell case. Roland wrestles with how to keep evidence secure as lawyers demand a new investigation. Amelia finds her relationship with Wayne imperiled by her writing aspirations and his jealousy.

Video2:40
Inside the Episode

Show creator Nic Pizzolatto discusses how the theme of memory impacts this season.

BEHIND THE SCENES3:25
True to the Times

How do you juggle three separate time periods in a single story? The cast and crew discuss.

PREVIEW0:36
See What’s Coming Up

Wayne and Roland revisit discrepancies in the Purcell case that were hidden or forgotten over the years.