Feb. 5 (UPI) -- Max announced Monday that the fifth episode of True Detective: Night Country will premiere on the streaming service Friday at 9 p.m. EST. The episode airs on HBO as usual Sunday at 9 p.m.
This is a one-time-only early premiere. The season finale still will debut simultaneously on HBO and Max at 9 p.m. EST Feb. 18.
Issa López wrote and directed Night Country. Fiona Shaw, Finn Bennett, John Hawkes, Isabella LaBlanc, Christopher Eccleston and more also star.