A new “contemporary” story announced.
“I will tackle it next year“, promised Noah Hawley in March 2021. Thing promised, thing due: season 5 of the series Fargo is officially announced today. Two years after a season 4 worn by Chris Rock, the channel American FX confirms having officially ordered a new season.
— FX Networks (@FXNetworks) February 17, 2022
This season 5 of Fargo will take place in 2019. The pitch tease already: “What happens when a kidnapping isn’t a kidnapping, and your wife isn’t yours?“That’s promising. And by the way, we are promised a story”contemporary“. No release date yet.
FX Entertainment President Eric Schrier gloats: “Noah and Warren have thrilled and inspired fans through four brilliant chapters of Fargo and we are excited to announce a new chapter.” In the process, the MGM studio adds: “Noah Hawley is a masterful storyteller who has successfully created four entirely original seasons of one of television’s most successful series. We can’t wait to see his vision for Season 5…”