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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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Season 3 Premiere


Wednesday, April 19

A twisted sibling rivalry leads to murder, mobsters and cutthroat competitive bridge in a small Midwestern town.


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S2.E10 Palindrome
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In the events following the motel massacre, Hanzee goes after Ed and Peggy.


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Series cast summary:
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 Molly Solverson (11 episodes, 2014-2015)
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 Gus Grimly (11 episodes, 2014-2015)
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 Lester Nygaard / ... (11 episodes, 2014-2015)
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 Lorne Malvo (10 episodes, 2014)
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 Peggy Blumquist (10 episodes, 2015)
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 Lou Solverson (10 episodes, 2015)
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 Ed Blumquist (10 episodes, 2015)
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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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 Gloria Burgle (10 episodes, 2017)
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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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 Emmit Stussy / ... (9 episodes, 2017)
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 Donny Mashman (9 episodes, 2017)
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 Sy Feltz (9 episodes, 2017)
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 V.M. Vargas (9 episodes, 2017)
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 Nikki Swango (9 episodes, 2017)
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 Noreen Vanderslice (8 episodes, 2015)
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 Nathan Burgle (8 episodes, 2017)
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 Dodd Gerhardt (10 episodes, 2015)
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 Mr. Wrench (7 episodes, 2014)
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 Simone Gerhardt (8 episodes, 2015)
Raven Stewart ...
 Molly Solverson (7 episodes, 2015)
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 Chaz Nygaard (6 episodes, 2014)
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 Deputy Knudsen (6 episodes, 2014)
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 Otto Gerhardt (6 episodes, 2015)
Wilma Pelly ...
 Native American Housekeeper (6 episodes, 2015)
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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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 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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 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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 Gordo Nygaard (4 episodes, 2014)
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 Cindy (4 episodes, 2014)
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 Officer Percy Bluth / ... (4 episodes, 2014-2015)
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 Madeline (4 episodes, 2017)
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 Skip Sprang (3 episodes, 2015)
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 Ricky G (3 episodes, 2015)
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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)
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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 Grace Stussy (3 episodes, 2017)
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 Howard Zimmerman (3 episodes, 2017)
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 Scotty Pullover (3 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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 Pearl Nygaard (2 episodes, 2014)
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 Rye Gerhardt (6 episodes, 2015)
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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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Trivia

Each episode of the first season has a title that refers to a koan, parable, or philosophical paradox. See more »

Goofs

The Bemidji police car fleet exclusively comprises vehicles built in the 1990s - some of which date back to 1992. Given the high mileage, intensive use and harsh Minnesota weather, it's highly unlikely that any of these vehicles would remain in service in 2006, let alone an entire fleet. See more »

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Lorne Malvo: Aces!
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Pitch black comedy with great characters and a decent amount of blood
4 May 2014 | by (wherever good films play) – See all my reviews

You don't have to have seen the original Coen film to enjoy this series, nor does it spoil anything for you if you have seen it: the new TV-show 'Fargo' is entirely its own beast. So far, the only thing the series and the film do have in common is the title and the (fake) premise that both are - allegedly - based on true events that happened somewhere in Minnesota.

The writers (and the actors!) do a great job in creating new characters that are as strange and somewhat over the top as most of the iconic Coen creations we've come to love over the years - and Billy Bob Thornton's 'Lorne Malvo' (from season 01) has the potential to reach cult status. Watching bad situations get worse as bad decisions lead to even worse ones and the lives of ordinary people spiral violently out of control is - I shamefully admit - a lot of fun to watch, and it's told here with such a wicked sense of humor that I've so far enjoyed every minute of it.

The cast so far has been outstanding (this is an anthology series, so each new season will have its own cast and a new storyline) and the production values - especially the cinematography - are fantastic. Now whether 'Fargo' will appeal to a larger audience despite its quirky characters and non-mainstream look the way a show like 'Breaking Bad' did remains to be seen, but I would strongly recommend this to anyone who enjoys black comedies in general as well as pretty much anything the Coens ever did. Great, pitch black entertainment - 9 out of 10 from me.

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