Ethan Coen


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ethan coen
  • Birth Place: St. Louis Park, Minnesota, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 09/21/1957, Virgo
  • Profession: Screenwriter; director; producer; editor
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Fargo Boss Promises You Don't Need to Know the Movie to Enjoy the Show

Viewers don't need to worry about watching the Coen brothers' Oscar-winning 1996 film Fargo before tuning in to FX's upcoming adaptation.

Executive-produced by Joel and Ethan Coen, the new take stars Martin Freeman as Lester Nygaard, who, after being bullied for most of his life, finally fights back after meeting a mysterious hit man named Lorne Malvo (Billy Bob Thornton). (The characters are similar to those of  William H. Macy's Jerry Lundegaard and Steve Buscemi's Carl Showalter, respectively, from the film.) more

VIDEO: Charlie Rose - No Country for Old Men / Michael Korda (November 16, 2007)

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Charlie Rose - No Country for Old Men / Michael Korda (November 16, 2007)
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A discussion about the film No Country for Old Men with filmmakers and brothers Joel and Ethan Coen and actors Josh Brolin & Javier Bardem. ; A conversation with author Michael Korda watch

VIDEO: Charlie Rose (November 19, 2001)

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Charlie Rose (November 19, 2001)
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Length: 54:00
Aired: 11/19/2001

An Interview With George Mitchell; A Conversation With Ethan & Joel Cohen & Frances Mcdormand; An Interview With Roy Jenkins watch


True Grit
Burn After Reading: The Perils Of Goat

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True Grit (2010)
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Year Title Description
2014 Fargo TV Show Series, Executive Producer
2014 Unbroken Movie, Writer
2013 Inside Llewyn Davis Movie, Producer
2013 Inside Llewyn Davis Movie, Director
2013 Inside Llewyn Davis Movie, Writer

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Breaking Bad's Bob Odenkirk Joins Fargo

Better Call Saul might turn into Better Call Bob!

Breaking Bad's Bob Odenkirk has landed a new gig on FX's upcoming limited series Fargo, the network announced Friday.

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Odenkirk, best known for playing the shady lawyer on the AMC hit series, has been cast as Deputy Bill Olsen... read more

Kate Walsh Joins FX's Fargo

Kate Walsh should start brushing up on her Minnesota accent. The Private Practice and Grey's Anatomy alum has joined the cast of FX'supcoming limited series FargoTVLine reports.

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Colin Hanks Joins FX's Fargo

Colin Hanks has joined the cast of FX's Fargo limited series, has confirmed.

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Martin Freeman to star in FX's Fargo Series

Martin Freeman will star in FX's Fargo limited series, Deadlinereports.

The 10-episode series, executive produced by Joel and Ethan Coen, will feature a new true crime story with new characters. read more

FX Casts Billy Bob Thornton in Fargo Series; FXX Aims for Younger Viewers

FX will drop in on Minnesota next spring.

The network has cast Oscar winner Billy Bob Thornton to star in its Fargo limited series, adapted from the 1996 award-winning movie of the same name by Joel and Ethan Coen, FX CEO John Landgraf announced at the Television Critics Association fall previews on Friday. "It will do justice too the classic Coen Brothers film," Landgraf said.

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