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TCA 2014: FX chief says 'Fargo' can work without a big star
TCA 2014: FX chief says 'Fargo' can work without a big star

John Landgraf, CEO of FX Networks, has often talked about the similarities between the FX drama "Fargo" and HBO's gritty "True Detective." Both were limited series, both were acclaimed projects featuring major film stars and both were universally acclaimed. But Landgraf said there was a key difference between the two hits. He feels that "True Detective" is largely built on having the anchor of a marquee cast, while the writing and feel of "Fargo" is the real star and that future installments don't need a major actor or actress to succeed. ------------ FOR THE RECORD An earlier version of this post did not include the complete quote by...

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