Episodes: Ongoing (hour)
TV show dates: April 15, 2014 — TBD
Series status: Has not been cancelled
Performers include: Billy Bob Thornton, Martin Freeman, Colin Hanks, Allison Tolman, Bob Odenkirk, Oliver Platt, Kate Walsh, Glenn Howerton, Joey King, Peter Breitmayer, Tom Musgrave, Josh Close, Russell Harvard, Adam Goldberg, Keegan-Michael Key, and Jordan Peele.
TV show description:
This anthology series is an adaptation of the Fargo feature film and each season follows a new “true crime” case and new characters in Minnesota.
For example, in the first season: Lorne Malvo (Billy Bob Thornton) is a rootless and manipulative man who meets and forever changes the life of small town insurance salesman Lester Nygaard (Martin Freeman). Duluth Police Deputy Gus Grimly (Colin Hanks) is a single father who must choose between his own personal safety and his duty as a policeman when he comes face-to-face with a killer.
Other characters include Molly Solverson (Allison Tolman), an ambitious Bemidji deputy; Deputy Bill Oswalt (Bob Odenkirk); Stavros Milos (Oliver Platt); Gina Hess (Kate Walsh); Don Chumph (Glenn Howerton); Greta Grimly (Joey King); Lieutenant Schmidt (Peter Breitmayer); Bo Munk (Tom Musgrave); Chazz Nygaard (Josh Close); Mr. Wrench (Russell Harvard); Mr. Numbers (Adam Goldberg); Bill Budge (Keegan-Michael Key); and Webb Pepper (Jordan Peele).
This TV series has not ended yet.
First aired: TBD
What do you think? Do you like the Fargo TV series? FX is calling it a “limited series.” Do you think it should end or be renewed for another season with a new cast and characters?