Matthew McConaughey and Nic Pizzolatto work together on the television series Redeemer . McConaughey will play the lead role in this and will also take on the production together with Pizzolatto, Variety reports Tuesday.
It is not yet known when Redeemer will be shown. For McConaughey, the series means his second television project as an actor.
For McConaughey's television debut, the actor and Pizzolatto worked together on the first season of the 2014 Detective True Detective series written by Pizzolatto.
Redeemer is an adaptation of Patrick Coleman's debut novel The Churchgoer . The story follows a former pastor - playing by McConaughey - looking for a missing woman in Texas.