The Emmy and Golden Globe winning limited series “Fargo” is set to return for a third season. According to a press release from FX, creator Noah Hawley, producers Warren Littlefield, Joel & Ethan Coen, and John Cameron are also on board the next chapter of the series.
Per Coming Soon, the show’s second season remains highly ranked as a critically acclaimed series on Metacritic and Rotten Tomatoes,
“Year two of Fargo is an extraordinary achievement and, given Noah Hawley’s masterful storytelling, we can’t wait to see where the third, all-new version of Fargo takes us,” said FX’s Eric Schrier.”Our thanks to Noah, Warren, Joel & Ethan, John and our partners at MGM Television for making Fargo such a memorable and rewarding journey.”
The show currently has four more episodes to air before Season 2 comes to a close. This season stars Patrick Wilson as a young state trooper, Ted Danson as his father-in-law and the town’s sheriff, Kirsten Dunst as a beautician and her husband Jesse Plemons, whose characters are inevitably caught in an accident that links to a crime family led by Jeffrey Donovan.
The second season is actually a prequel of the first season that starred Billy Bob Thorton, Martin Freeman and Allison Tollman and is set in the 70s, as per Entertainment Weekly. Season 1 won both an Emmy and a Golden Globe for Outstanding Miniseries. It’s still not yet known what the third season will be about or if any of its stars are returning. Stay tuned.