By James Hibberd
November 05, 2015 at 12:00 PM EST
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Has Allison Tolman found her next series? 

The breakout star of the first season of FX’s Fargo has been cast in the starring role of “Nan” in ABC’s comedy pilot Downward Dog

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Here’s the character description: “Nan’s life is in a constant state of upheaval, but she always feels like she’s about to turn the corner. Her ideal self lies just on the other side of this juice cleanse, or new relationship, or maybe if she gets a standing desk. … Meanwhile, her dog, Martin, just wants her. And he’ll do whatever it takes to get her attention.”

Tolman was nominated for an Emmy for her performance as a small-town detective in Fargo, and has since made appearances on The Mindy Project and was in the 2015 thriller The Gift

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