Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Casting News - Timothy Olyphant Return to FX with Recurring Role on Season 4 of 'Fargo'; Plus 3 More Updates!

Casting News - September 17, 2019

FX's Fargo; NBC's Good Girls & This Is Us; and Starz's American Gods.

  • Timothy Olyphant has been cast in a recurring role on the upcoming fourth installment of the anthology series starring Chris Rock, Jack Huston, Ben Whishaw and Uzo Aduba. He previously starred for three seasons in HBO's Deadwood (as well as its follow-up movie), six seasons in FX's Justified and three seasons in Netflix's Santa Clarita Diet.
  • He will play Dick "Deafy" Wickware.
  • Tim Matheson has booked a recurring role on the drama's upcoming fourth season. He previously starred for four seasons in The CW's Hart of Dixie. He has recently recurred on CBS All Access' The Good Fight and Showtime's The Affair. He next stars in Netflix's upcoming drama Virgin River.
  • He will play Dave, Rebecca's (Mandy Moore) father.
  • Marilyn Manson has joined the drama's upcoming third season in a recurring role. The singer-songwriter has previously recurred on FX's Sons of Anarchy and WGN America's Salem. He next appears in HBO's upcoming limited series The New Pope.
  • He will play Johan Wengren, the blood-thirsty lead singer of the Viking death metal band Blood Death. He becomes a source of power for Mr. Wednesday (Ian McShane) in his war with the New Gods.
  • Charlyne Yi has landed a recurring role on the drama's upcoming third season. She previously starred for one season in FOX's House. She also voices lead characters in the Cartoon Network animated series We Bare Bears and Summer Camp Island.
  • She will play Lucy, a quirky artist with mildly impaired social skills who Beth (Christina Hendricks), Ruby (Retta) and Annie (Mae Whitman) manipulate to help them with their criminal enterprise.