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This hit FX series usually films up in Calgary, Canada, but is currently getting some production in the Windy City at a private residence in Rogers Park. The series, which is based on the Coen Brothers film of the same name, is heading into its fourth season, where Chris Rock will reportedly join. It is scheduled to premiere in 2020. This season will star Jason Schwartzman, Jessie Buckley, Timothy Olyphant, Uzo Aduba, Salvatore Esposito, Jack Huston, E’myru Crutchfield, Chicago-based musician Andrew Bird, and others. Writer-director Noah Hawley said the fourth installment of the anthology series will be the biggest and best yet. Rachel Tenner is in charge of putting together the stellar cast. Read more with star Plemons and his acting process here at Backstage!
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