Fargo (season 2) - Wikipedia
The second season of Fargo, an American anthology black comedy–crime drama television series created by Noah Hawley, premiered on October 12, , on the basic cable network FX. Its principal cast consists of Kirsten Dunst, Patrick Wilson, Jesse Plemons, .. At Paleyfest , the Fargo creator commented: "It's sort of like a horse race. Ahead of the finale of Fargo's excellent second season tonight, Vulture asked Joe Bulo] downstairs in that hotel when we meet and negotiate. December 11, at PM EST of chaos, and even took the rather unprecedented step not allowing any press onto his season 2 set. The Spider- Man actress was the first person cast this season and she felt like she was Literally, a brief meeting about chickens: A production assistant had a question for Hawley.
So [my wife and agent] were like, 'You need to do something that people see'. Hawley found ensembles enticing because they presented "a lot of really good moving pieces".
It's like, 'Who's going to make it? Hawley felt that Milioti was the right choice because her personality was similar to her character's.
You just come off with a sense of power.
I think Dodd comes off with a sense of power, and I thought that you have the chops to find the humor in it. Preliminary scouting was well underway by the time Fargo was renewed.
To solve this problem, the production crew brought snow to the set from nearby mountains. The cinematographer took cues from William Eggleston to develop a retro visual palette.
Where's the Gerhardt family? Where are the guys from Kansas City? Phillips was hired immediately after her first meeting with Hawley, in a text which she received as she left the building.
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The site's critical consensus reads: Club website felt that the series was "the rare cable drama that forgoes attenuated storytelling and moral ambiguity, and instead delivers episode after episode where a lot happens, and all of it matters".
Lowry cited the cast as one of the show's strongest assets,  and Robert Biano in USA Today wrote that Fargo's cast was "with nary a false note". You get a sense of a personality, perhaps a soul, in the process of evolving. The Spider-Man actress was the first person cast this season and she felt like she was taking a bit of a risk getting into a TV series.
It moved me so much.
I have so many to learn! Literally, a brief meeting about chickens: Because what if the chickens are overly plump? Or, worse, distractingly puny? Yet the part required making the year-old look older, which is the opposite of nearly every makeup session Smart has ever had.
Editing an average show is complicated enough, but when you add in a large ensemble cast embarking on separate adventures in separate locations, the number of possible ways to cut together an episode become exponentially dizzying. If that sounds dull, well, yes. Hawley picked up on it.FARGO, Season 2 Cast Interviews!
Brad Garrett makes you feel short. This scene was the one originally cut from the schedule, then rescued.
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Garrett nonetheless had to audition for the part. Last season, there were anecdotes and parables that felt like detours, but all were there for a reason.
The prop master asked Hawley what kind of leather the book should have. How ornate is the cover?
What kind of images does he want? For the principals, if not the crew, there is a fair amount of downtime on any set.