HBO has confirmed their casting and Justin Lin to direct the first two episodes. The network has also released the following logline:
Three police officers and a career criminal must navigate a web of conspiracy in the aftermath of a murder.
Farrell will play a “compromised detective” torn between police bosses and mobster, Vaughn plays the “career criminal” who could lose everything when his attempt to go legit is interrupted by the murder of his business partner.
The casting for one major female character will be announced soon.
(via Jeff Sneider)