"Fargo" has won the
Created by Noah Hawley, the series was inspired by the Coen Brothers' film of the same name (which featured "Olive Kitteridge" lead Frances McDormand in an Oscar-winning role) and shares with it a darkly comic sensibility and wintry Midwestern setting. Otherwise the story is a departure: "Fargo" stars
The cast also includes
Though many were skeptical it could improve upon the acclaimed original, "Fargo" became one of the most critically praised television series of 2014 and won an Emmy for miniseries in August. It was also the most nominated television program at this year's Golden Globes, receiving five nods in total with four going to cast members Thornton, Freeman, Tolman and Hanks.
FX has announced a second season of "Fargo," which, like the sophomore outing of "True Detective," will tell an entirely new story centered on a fresh set of characters. Kirsten Dunst and