Fargo (season 1)

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The first season of the anthology black comedycrime drama television series Fargo. Its first episode was released on April 15, 2014, on FX. This season stars Billy Bob Thornton, Allison Tolman, Colin Hanks and Martin Freeman.

Plot[change | change source]

It is set in January 2006 and it is about hitman Lorne Malvo (Thornton) who stops at a hospital in Bemidji, Minnesota after a car accident and motivates insurance salesman Lester Nygaard (Freeman) with his violent ways. Their meeting starts a series of murders throughout the city. Meanwhile, Deputy Molly Solverson (Tolman) of Bemidji and Officer Gus Grimly (Hanks) of Duluth try to solve several crimes across the state that they believe may be related to Malvo and Nygaard.

Reception[change | change source]

The season received strong positive reviews and was nominated for many Emmy Awards.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Fargo: Season 1". Metacritic. Retrieved November 7, 2015.

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