The Coen Brothers Set Up Fargo TV Series at FX
Filmmakers Joel Coen and Ethan Coen are teaming up with FX for an hour-long TV series loosely based on their 1996 classic Fargo. The brothers will executive produce alongside Noah Hawley, who is writing the pilot script, and Warren Littlefield.
Fargo starred William H. Macy, Steve Buscemi, Peter Stormare, and Frances McDormand, who took home a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her portrayal of Sheriff Marge Gunderson. The story centers on a plot to kidnap a car salesman's wife that goes terribly awry. No details were given regarding the story line for this new series.