Fargo season 5 finds its main actor in Jon Hamm

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We’re not mad at this casting news.

On June 6, FX announced this mad Men alum Jon Hamm was cast in a lead role for the fifth season of Fargo. While few details have been revealed about Hamm’s return to television, we do know that his character’s name is Roy.

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The FX anthology drama was renewed for its fifth season back in February when it was announced that the next installment will take place in 2019. As for the plot? The network offered the following description: “Fargo has traveled through decades, cities and families, and part five will be no different: set in 2019, when is a kidnapping not a kidnapping, and what if your wife isn’t your wife?”

Perhaps Hamm’s future co-stars are playing here Juno Temple and Jennifer Jason Leigh come into the game That Teddy Lasso star and the atypical The actress is set to play Dot and Lorraine, respectively.

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