The second season of “Fargo” will feature, in leading roles, Patrick Wilson, Ted Danson, Jean Smart, Kirsten Dunst, and Jesse Plemons, along with recurring roles for Nick Offerman, Brad Garrett, Kieran Culkin, Bokeem Woodbine, Cristin Milioti and Jeffrey Donovan. Bruce Campbell is also slated to appear in one episode, playing Ronald Reagan.
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” (Wilson), recently back from Vietnam, investigates a case involving a local crime gang and a major Mob syndicate.
The second season of “Fargo” will feature, in leading roles, Ted Danson, Jean Smart, Kirsten Dunst, and Jesse Plemons, along with recurring roles for Nick Offerman, Brad Garrett, Kieran Culkin, Bokeem Woodbine, Cristin Milioti and Jeffrey Donovan. Bruce Campbell, who has a brief cameo of sorts in the original Fargo film, is also slated to appear in one episode, playing Ronald Reagan.
Evil Dead star Bruce Campbell is set to portray Ronald Reagan on Season 2 of FX’s “Fargo,” which TVLine reports will be a one-episode appearance.
Patrick Wilson (“Angels in America,” The Conjuring), Ted Danson (“Cheers,” “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation”), and Jean Smart (“Designing Women,” “Samantha Who?”) have signed on to star in the second installment of FX’s miniseries franchise “Fargo,” it was announced today by Eric Schrier, President, Original Programming, FX Networks and FX Productions and Steve Stark President, Television Production & Development of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios.
Fargo has filled two big roles for season 2. Kirsten Dunst (Spider-Man franchise, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues) and Jesse Plemons (Breaking Bad, Friday Night Lights) have landed series regular roles in FX’s Emmy-winning crime thriller.
Jeffrey Donovan, who spent seven seasons as the star of USA’s Burn Notice, is joining the cast of FX’s Fargo for its second season. Also, according to The Wrap, Parks and Recreation’s Nick Offerman has been offered a role – though he’s not currently in negotiations.