British actor David Thewlis best known for his role in the Harry Potter franchise is set to join Fargo for Season 3.
Thewlis will play V.M. Vargas, a mysterious loner and true capitalist who delivers Emmit Stussy (Ewan McGregor), the Parking Lot King of Minnesota, the bad news that he has just become partners with his employers, whose business interests lay outside the law.
McGregor stars and play the dual roles of brothers Emmit and Ray Stussy in what will be his first series-regular role. The Leftovers‘ Carrie Coon is set as Gloria Burgle, a practical woman who is the chief of police in Edna Valley and a newly divorced mother. She struggles to understand this new world around her, where people connect more intimately with their phones than those directly in front of them. Mary Elizabeth Winstead will play Nikki Swango, a crafty and alluring recent parolee with a passion for competitive bridge playing. She is a woman with a plan who is focused on always being at least one move ahead of her opponents.