Monday, February 13, 2017
Peggy Blumquist (Kirsten Dunst) is a fictional character in the second season of the television series Fargo, an American black comedy–crime drama anthology television series created and primarily written by Noah Hawley. The show is inspired by the 1996 film of the same name written and directed by the Coen brothers
Peggy Blumquist is a hairdresser in Luverne, Minnesota who is married to her high school sweetheart, local butcher Ed Blumquist. One night, she accidentally runs over Rye Gerhardt after he wondered onto the road after spotting a UFO.
Peggy brings Rye back to her house instead of calling the police. Unbeknownst to Peggy, Rye is a member of the Gerhardt crime family. The second season deals with the repercussions of her and Ed's actions in covering up the hit and run.