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Various chronicles of deception, intrigue and murder in and around frozen Minnesota. Yet all of these tales mysteriously lead back one way or another to Fargo, ND.
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Series cast summary:
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 Molly Solverson (11 episodes, 2014-2015)
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 Lorne Malvo / ... (11 episodes, 2014-2017)
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 Gus Grimly (11 episodes, 2014-2015)
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 Lester Nygaard / ... (11 episodes, 2014-2015)
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 Mr. Wrench (11 episodes, 2014-2017)
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 Peggy Blumquist (10 episodes, 2015)
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 Emmit Stussy / ... (10 episodes, 2017)
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 Lou Solverson (10 episodes, 2015)
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 Gloria Burgle (10 episodes, 2017)
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 Ed Blumquist (10 episodes, 2015)
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 Nikki Swango (10 episodes, 2017)
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 V.M. Varga (10 episodes, 2017)
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 Hank Larsson (10 episodes, 2015)
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 Mike Milligan (10 episodes, 2015)
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 Gale Kitchen (10 episodes, 2015)
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 Floyd Gerhardt (9 episodes, 2015)
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 Bill Oswalt (9 episodes, 2014)
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 Lou Solverson (9 episodes, 2014-2015)
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 Betsy Solverson (9 episodes, 2015)
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 Greta Grimly (9 episodes, 2014-2015)
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 Hanzee Dent (10 episodes, 2015)
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 Bear Gerhardt (9 episodes, 2015)
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 Sy Feltz (8 episodes, 2017)
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 Meemo (8 episodes, 2017)
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 Noreen Vanderslice (8 episodes, 2015)
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 Dodd Gerhardt (10 episodes, 2015)
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 Winnie Lopez (7 episodes, 2017)
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 Simone Gerhardt (8 episodes, 2015)
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 Nathan Burgle (7 episodes, 2017)
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 Molly Solverson (7 episodes, 2015)
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 Yuri Gurka (6 episodes, 2017)
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 Chaz Nygaard (6 episodes, 2014)
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 Donny Mashman (6 episodes, 2017)
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 Deputy Knudsen (6 episodes, 2014)
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 Otto Gerhardt (6 episodes, 2015)
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 Native American Housekeeper (6 episodes, 2015)
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 Moe Dammick (5 episodes, 2017)
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 Mr. Numbers (5 episodes, 2014)
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 Don Chumph (5 episodes, 2014)
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 Joe Bulo (6 episodes, 2015)
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 Karl Weathers (5 episodes, 2015)
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 Constance Heck (6 episodes, 2015)
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 Ben Schmidt (5 episodes, 2015)
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 Bo Munk (5 episodes, 2014)
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 Wally Semenchko (5 episodes, 2014)
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 Kitty Nygaard (5 episodes, 2014)
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 Linda Park (5 episodes, 2014)
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 Stavros Milos (5 episodes, 2014)
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 Madeline (5 episodes, 2017)
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 Charlie Gerhardt (6 episodes, 2015)
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 Sonny Greer (5 episodes, 2015)
Todd Mann ...
 Wayne Kitchen (5 episodes, 2015)
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 Gina Hess (4 episodes, 2014)
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 Larue Dollard (4 episodes, 2017)
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 Stella Stussy (4 episodes, 2017)
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 Ruby Goldfarb (4 episodes, 2017)
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 Ida Thurman (4 episodes, 2014)
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 FBI Agent Pepper (4 episodes, 2014)
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 Ben Schmidt (4 episodes, 2014)
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 FBI Agent Budge (4 episodes, 2014)
Gordon S. Miller ...
 Dmitri Milos (4 episodes, 2014)
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 Grace Stussy (4 episodes, 2017)
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 Gordo Nygaard (4 episodes, 2014)
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 Cindy (4 episodes, 2014)
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 Ennis Stussy (3 episodes, 2017)
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 Skip Sprang (3 episodes, 2015)
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 Ricky G (3 episodes, 2015)
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 Scotty Pullover (3 episodes, 2017)
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 Hamish Broker (3 episodes, 2015)
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 Mickey Hess (3 episodes, 2014)
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 Moe Hess (3 episodes, 2014)
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 Dennis (3 episodes, 2017)
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 Emmit Acting Double (3 episodes, 2017)
Maggie Sullivun ...
 Momma (3 episodes, 2017)
Matt Cooke ...
 Ollie Stein (3 episodes, 2015)
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 Bud Jorgenlen (3 episodes, 2015)
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 Gloria Wuddle (3 episodes, 2015)
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 Maurice LeFay (2 episodes, 2017)
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 Paul Marrane (2 episodes, 2017)
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 Chief Gibson (2 episodes, 2015)
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 Vern Thurman (2 episodes, 2014)
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 Burt Canton (2 episodes, 2014)
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 Bruce Gold (2 episodes, 2014)
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 Jemma Stalone (2 episodes, 2014)
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 Golem (2 episodes, 2017)
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 Pearl Nygaard (2 episodes, 2014)
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 Rye Gerhardt (6 episodes, 2015)
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Storyline

The all new "true crime" case of Fargo's new chapter travels back to 1979 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota and Luverne, Minnesota, where a young State Police Officer Lou Solverson, recently back from Vietnam, investigates a case involving a local crime gang and a major Mob syndicate. Helping him piece things together is his father-in-law, Sheriff Hank Larsson. The investigation will lead them to a colorful cast of characters that includes Karl Weathers, the town lawyer of Luverne, Minnesota. A Korean War vet, Karl is a flowery drunk blessed with the gift of gab and the eloquence of a true con artist. Joe Bulo, the front man for the northern expansion of a Kansas City crime syndicate. The new face of corporate crime, Joe's bringing a Walmart mentality to small town America. His number two is Mike Milligan. Part enforcer, part detective, Mike is always smiling - but the joke is usually on you. Bulo and his crew have their sights set on the Gerhardt crime family in Fargo, currently led by ... Written by FX Networks

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Aw jeez, here we go again. (Season 1) See more »

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Trivia

Billy Bob Thornton and Colin Hanks previously appeared in Parkland (2013). See more »

Goofs

In season 2, none of the phone booths have service lines to them, and while the one at the gas station could, however unlikely, have an underground feed, the one in the country would certainly not. See more »

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Lorne Malvo: Aces!
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Phenomenal piece of cinema artwork....
20 April 2014 | by See all my reviews

After watching more recent offspring of the new "One hour movie" esq shows ,ushered in by Breaking Bad, I was expecting a pretentious, exuberantly high budgeted, slow and pandering television show trying to feed off the Breaking Bad withdrawn audience. After watching the first episode of Fargo I was very surprised.

The first episode's last 20 minutes left me with anxious tingles down my spine. The mix between light hearted comedy and darkness provided by the interactions of the extras with Billy Bob Thornton and Martin Freeman. Without revealing anything about the plot I can safely say I will remember the interaction between Officer Grimly and Malvo for the rest of my life.

Also the cinematic quality of this series will be second to none as the placement of the camera in certain scenes truly adds to the comedic or dark value of the scenes.


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