An idyllic stretch of road turns into a dumping ground for a dead body in the latest trailer for FX's upcoming limited series Fargo, which comes just days after the first trailer featuring stars Billy Bob Thornton and Martin Freeman. The 10-episode series is based on a true crime story, centering on Lester Nygaard (Martin Freeman), an insurance salesman whose quiet life is turned upside down when he meets the manipulative Lorne Malvo (Billy Bob Thornton). Check out this brief trailer and stay tuned for more footage as we get closer to the April 15 premiere date.
A 10-episode limited series inspired by the film, FX's Fargo will feature an all-new "true crime" story, with the series following a new case and new characters, all entrenched in the trademark humor, murder and "Minnesota nice" that has made the film an enduring classic. Fargo is written by Noah Hawley. Executive Producers are Joel Coen & Ethan Coen, Warren Littlefield, and Warren Littlefield. Fargo is produced by FX Productions and MGM Television.