New 'Fargo' a darkly comic twist on film scene
"Fargo" is set to premiere 9 p.m. April 15, hopefully after the polar vortex has ended.
Dontcha just hate when this happens?
This clip mirrors a scene in the film where a man is put through a wood chipper.
The Coen brothers serve as executive producers, but the story and characters are completely different from the film. Billy Bob Thornton plays drifter Lorne Malvo in the 10-episode series. Thornton is joined by Colin Hanks, who plays police deputy Gus Grimly, and Martin Freeman (Dr. Watson in "Sherlock"), who stars as insurance agent Lester Nygaard, a character inspired by the one William H. Macy played in the movie.
Enchanted highway: Small town, tall tale.
Scrape: This April, Lorne Malvo has a few things to clear up.
Billy Bob Thornton plays drifter Lorne Malvo in the 10-episode series.
Roadside: Aw jeez, here we go again.
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