|Fargo - Season 1
||Crime, Dark Comedy
|No. of Episodes
Season 1 of Fargo serves as the 'spiritual sequel' to the Coen Brothers-directed film of the same name.
The following weapons were used in Season 1 of Fargo:
The Glock 17 serves as the standard issue sidearm for the Duluth Police Department. It is carried by Officer Gus Grimly (Colin Hanks) and Duluth SWAT operators. FBI Special Agents Webb Pepper (Jordan Peele) and Bill Budge (Keegan-Michael Key) also carry Glocks as their sidearms.
2nd Generation Glock 17 - 9x19mm
Gus draws his Glock 17 on Lorne Malvo.
Gus prepares to handcuff Malvo.
The holstered Glock seen when Gus and Molly investigate the Phoenix Farms supermarket.
A Duluth SWAT officer approaches the rigged house with his Glock 17 drawn.
Officer Grimly draws his Glock whilst pursuing Lorne Malvo in the blizzard.
Special Agent Pepper with his holstered Glock.
Special Agents Pepper and Budge approach a car entering Lester's driveway.
"This is a dream."
Special Agent Budge notices the drivers hands are taped to the steering wheel.
Special Agent Budge's grip loosens on his Glock after he is shot.
Beretta 92FS Inox
Lorne Malvo (Billy Bob Thornton) draws a Beretta 92FS Inox and places it on his car seat in anticipation of an ambush. However, when he is rammed by Wrench and Numbers the gun falls out of his reach, forcing him to use a knife to defend himself instead.
Beretta 92FS Inox - 9x19mm.
Malvo places the Inox next to him.
Taurus PT911 Stainless
Lorne Malvo (Billy Bob Thornton) uses a suppressed Taurus PT911 in the Las Vegas. He later uses the same gun upon returning to Bemidji.
Stainless Taurus PT911 - 9x19mm.
Malvo draws his PT911 in the elevator...
The suppressed PT911 seen in a promotional image.
Malvo aims his PT911 at Special Agent Pepper.
Malvo shoots at Lester after getting caught in the bear trap.
An injured Malvo puts down his PT911 when he returns to his cabin.
SIG-Sauer P226 Nickel
Lester Nygaard (Martin Freeman) arms himself with a nickel SIG-Sauer P226 with pearl grips to protect himself from Lorne Malvo (Billy Bob Thornton). Interestingly, the nickel P226 was the weapon-of-choice for the kidnappers in the original movie.
SIG-Sauer P226 Nickel - 9x19mm.
Lester retrieves the P226 from its case.
Lester loads the P226 and decocks it.
Lester aims the re-chambered P226 at the bathroom door.
Lester searches his house for Malvo with the P226.
Bemidji Police Chief Vern Thurman (Shawn Doyle) carries a Colt Python as his duty weapon. His successor, Bill Oswalt (Bob Odenkirk) also carries a Python as his duty weapon.
Colt Python with 4" Barrel and factory wood grips - .357 Magnum
Chief Thurman holds his Colt Python on Lester.
Chief Thurman prepares to enter the basement.
Thurman calls for backup as Lorne Malvo approaches from behind.
A good side view of the revolver as Chief Thurman is shot by Lorne Malvo.
Bill enters Lester's basement with his Colt Python drawn.
Bill prepares to exit the basement to vomit.
The Colt Python seen holstered in a promotional image.
Colt Official Police
An unloaded Colt Official Police is seen on a table in Chazz Nygaard (Joshua Close)'s garage. It is never fired.
Colt Official Police - 5" Barrel - .38 Special
The unloaded revolver on Chazz's table.
Smith & Wesson Model 13
Deputy Molly Solverson (Allison Tolman) of the Bemidji Police Department carries a Smith & Wesson Model 13 as her duty sidearm.
Smith & Wesson Model 13 with 4-in barrel - .357 Magnum.
Molly checks Chief Thurmans pulse with her Model 13 drawn.
In the basement of the Nygaard house, Molly checks Lesters pulse.
The Model 13 is seen holstered in a promotional image.
"Heck of a lot of bullets for a fender-bender"
A close up of Molly's Model 13 as she searches for the shooters in the blizzard.
Smith & Wesson Model 66 Snub
Lester Nygaard (Martin Freeman) plants his brother's Smith & Wesson Model 66 snubnose in his nephew Gordo's school bag.
Smith & Wesson Model 66 Snub Nose with Pachmayr grips - .357 Magnum
Lester takes the Model 66 out of his brother's gun safe.
Lester examines the Model 66.
Lester enters his nephew's bedroom with the revolver.
Lester wipes his fingerprints from the Model 66 before placing it in Gordo's school bag.
The Model 66 lies on the classroom floor after it falls out of Gordo's bag.
Smith & Wesson Model 29 Nickel
When Gus Grimly (Colin Hanks) breaks into Lorne Malvo's cabin, he finds a nickel plated Smith & Wesson Model 29.
Smith & Wesson Model 29 with nickel finish - .44 Magnum.
Gus holds the Model 29 on Lorne Malvo.
12 Gauge Double Barrel Shotgun
A 12 Gauge Double Barrelled Shotgun is purchased by Lester Nygaard (Martin Freeman) prior to the events of the show. It is later used by Lorne Malvo (Billy Bob Thornton) to murder Chief Vern Thurman (Shawn Doyle)
The hunting store clerk shows Lester the shotgun.
Lester examines his newly purchased shotgun.
Lester retrieves the shotgun from on top of a cabinet after he kills his wife.
After loading the shotgun.
An emotionally distraught Lester aims the 12 gauge into the empty basement.
Lorne Malvo props the shotgun up against the wall.
Remington 870 Pistol Grip
Lorne Malvo (Billy Bob Thornton) duct tapes a pistol gripped Remington 870 to the hands of Don Chumph (Glenn Howerton) before staging a shooting to distract the Duluth Police Department.
Remington 870 Police Magnum with stock folded (the one used did not have a folding stock).
Malvo ejects the shells from the shotgun.
Malvo places the Remington 870 in Dons restrained hands.
"It's okay, I would be insulted if you didn't try".
Malvo smirks when Don attempts to shoot him, forgetting the gun is empty.
A member of the Duluth Police Department is seen firing a regular Remington 870 at the house rigged by Lorne Malvo (Billy Bob Thornton). Another 870 is seen in the patrol car used by Deputy Molly Solverson (Allison Tolman).
Remington 870 Police Magnum Riot Shotgun - 12 gauge
A Duluth police officer fires his Remington at the rigged house.
Another Remington 870 seen in Molly Solverson's patrol car.
Heckler & Koch MP5A3
Duluth SWAT officers carry Heckler & Koch MP5A3's when responding to the rigged house set up by Lorne Malvo (Billy Bob Thornton).
Heckler & Koch MP5A3 with Surefire 628 dedicated forend weaponlight and flash hider - 9x19mm
A Duluth SWAT officer readies his MP5A3.
The SWAT officers with MP5A3's.
Heckler & Koch UMP
Mr. Wrench (Adam Goldberg) and Mr. Numbers (Russell Harvard) both use Heckler & Koch UMP's when they ambush Lorne Malvo (Billy Bob Thornton) during the blizzard. Malvo later uses one against the Fargo organised crime syndicate.
Heckler & Koch UMP with red dot sight and foregrip.
Mr. Wrench approaches Malvo's car with his UMP.
Mr. Numbers searches for Malvo in the blizzard.
A side view of the same UMP.
Wrench and Numbers aim their UMPs where they thought Malvo was hiding.
Lorne Malvo loads his UMP in Fargo, ND before entering the crime syndicate headquarters.
Lorne Malvo (Billy Bob Thornton) uses a scoped M4A1 to summon Duluth PD to a house and distract them. He later rigs the same rifle to a tripwire, causing it to fire when SWAT officers approach.
Colt M4A1 with 6 position collapsible stock and carrying handle removed - 5.56x45mm.
Malvo fires the M4A1 out of the window.
The M4A1 rigged to the tripwire.
Daewoo K3 Paratrooper
Chazz Nygaard (Joshua Close) illegally owns a Daewoo K3 Paratrooper with rail forearm, vertical grip, and PIP collapsible stock. The K3 is meant to be a stand-in for an M249 SAW, and Chazz is said to have purchased the weapon from a friend who works in the Minnesota National Guard base Camp Ripley. He stores it in a secret compartment in his gun safe. Although the weapon is said to be an M249, it is clearly recognizable as a K3 by the shape of the gas tube and front sight (the show is filmed in British Columbia, where the K3 is always used as a stand-in for the M249).
A Daewoo K3 "Paratrooper" model, with a chopped barrel buttstock removed to resemble an M249 Paratrooper, and with a 200 round "soft pack" magazine. Guns in similar configurations have been seen in many action films. (This picture was edited in GIMP.)
The Daewoo K3 Paratrooper in its secret compartment.
Chazz shows Lester the K3.
Bill Oswalt confiscates the K3.
Duluth SWAT officers throw a flashbang grenade into the house rigged by Lorne Malvo to act as a distraction.
Daisy Red Ryder
Greta Grimly (Joey King) arms herself with a Daisy Red Ryder upon hearing that Lorne Malvo (Billy Bob Thornton) has returned to Bemidji.
Greta steps onto the porch with her BB gun.
Greta chambers her BB gun.