Fargo

Season 1 Episode 1

The Crocodile's Dilemma

34
Aired Monday 10:00 PM Apr 15, 2014 on FX
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A manipulative drifter preys upon a small-town insurance salesman in the opener of this adaptation of the 1996 Coen brothers film.

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Kate Walsh

Kate Walsh

Gina Hess

Guest Star

Shawn Doyle

Shawn Doyle

Vern Thurman

Guest Star

Brian Markinson

Brian Markinson

Bruce Gold

Guest Star

Bob Odenkirk

Bob Odenkirk

Bill Oswalt

Recurring Role

Keith Carradine

Keith Carradine

Lou Solverson

Recurring Role

Joshua Close

Joshua Close

Chaz Nygaard

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    • Crew Clarifications and Additions: Chad Oakes (Produced by), Michael Frislev (Produced by), Rachel Tenner (Casting by), Jackie Lind (Canadian Casting by), Stephanie Gorin (Canadian Casting by), Gail Kennedy (Make Up Dept. Head/Make Up FX), Chris Glimsdale (Hair Head of Department), Keith Sayer (Billy Bob Thornton's Make Up Artist and Hair Stylist), Tom Yaremko (Head Greens), Rachel Viszmeg (First Aid/Craft Service), Charlene Lee (US Casting Associate), Ryan McGregor (Digital Imaging Technician), Bill Walton (Security Coordinator), Justin Onofriechuk (On Set Property Master), Davy Perez (Assistant to Noah Hawley), Kyla Robinson (Assistant to Noah Hawley), Patty Mann (Assistant to Warren Littlefield), Ryan Duffy (Assistant to Geyer Kosinski), Jay Osterman (Assistant to Geyer Kosinski), Christine Solberg (Assistant to Billy Bob Thornton), Kevin W. Buchholz (Co-Supervising Sound Editor)

    • Episode was shot on location in Alberta, Canada.

    • Featured Music:
      "Sweet Dreams" by Patsy Cline (Vern and Molly discover the frozen body)
      "Trip Like I Do" by The Crystal Method (Malvo follows behind Sam Hess to the Lucky Penny)

    • Special billing was given to Colin Hanks (with) and Martin Freeman (and) for this episode.

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