News | 26 August 2014

UC Santa Cruz alum wins Emmy for HBO drama ‘True Detective’


UC Santa Cruz alumnus Cary Joji Fukunaga picked up an Emmy Award last night in the category of “Outstanding Director for a Drama Series” for the HBO series True Detective.

The up-and coming 37-year-old director, writer, producer, and cinematographer triumphed over a highly competitive field of colleagues, including the directors of Breaking Bad, Downton Abbey, Game of Thrones, House of Cards, and Boardwalk Empire.

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