Strong 2nd Season for FX’s The Bridge

FX The Bridge Season 2Last seen with the mysterious Eleanor Nacht, a dead man is found in a hybrid car along with a stuffed dog.  The man is found in El Paso, but is from Juarez.  Marco Ruiz and Sonya Cross partner up to find Eleanor Nacht.  But there are others who are interested in Marco’s investigation:  his corrupt Captain Robles, Cartel lord Fausto Galvan and grupo Clio CEO Sebastian Cerisola.

Sonya has a new paramour, they have a lot in common in that his brother murdered her sister.  Yep.  Go figure.

Also back in Season 2 are Daniel Frye and Adriana, Charlotte and Ray, Steven Linder, and Monte P. Flagman.

Click on the link for episode by episode reviews:

Episode 5 – Eye of the Deep, The Bridge
Episode 4 – The Acorn, The Bridge
Episode 3 – Sorrowsworn, The Bridge
Episode 2 – Ghost of a Flea, The Bridge
Episode 1 – Yankee, The Bridge

Characters and cast of The Bridge include:
Sonya Cross – Diane Kruger (Inglourious Basterds, National Treasure Unknown, Troy)
Marco Ruiz – Demian Bichir (The Heat, A Better Life, Savages, Dom Hemingway, Red Dawn)
Adriana Mendez – Emily Rios (Quinceanera, Breaking Bad, Pete Smalls is Dead, Love Ranch)
Daniel Frye – Matthew Lillard (Scooby-Doo, She’s All That, SLC Punk!, Thir13en Ghosts, Trouble with the Curve, The Descendants)
Lt. Hank Wade – Ted Levine (Monk, Shutter Island, The Silence of the Lambs, American Gangster, Heat)
Eleanor Nacht – Franka Potente (Run Lola Run, The Bourne Identity, The Bourne Supremacy, Blow, Copper, The Shield)
DEA Agent Joe McKenzie – Abraham Benrubi (ER, U Turn, Wristcutters: A Love Story, Twister, Bosch)
Fausto Glavan – Ramon Franco (Weeds, NYPD Blue, Tour of Duty)
Captain Robles – Juan Carlos Cantu
Charlotte Millwright – Annabeth Gish (Mystic Pizza, Pretty Little Liars, Texas Killing Fields, Brotherhood, The West Wing, The X-Files, Double Jeopardy)
Steven Linder – Thomas M. Wright (Van Diemen’s Land, Balibo, Zenon: The Zequel, Top of the Lake)
Jack Dobbs – Nathan Phillips (Chernobyl Diaries, Balibo, Snakes on a Plane, Wolf Creek)
Ray Burton – Brian Van Holt (House of Wax, Cougar Town, S.W.A.T., Black Hawk Down)
Bob – Jon Gries (Taken, Napoleon Dynamite, Men in Black, Taken 2, Lost, The Astronaut Farmer)
Cesar – Alejandro Patino (Iron Man 2, Fast & Furious, Bowfinger, Shelter, Weeds)
Eva – Stephanie Sigman (Miss Bala, Rio do Oro, Morelos, El cielo es azul)
Monte P. Flagman – Lyle Lovett
Sebastian Cerisola – Bruno Bichir (Rabbit on the Moon, Midaq Alley, Highway Patrolman, Julia)
Obregon – Daniel Edward Mora (Cursed, Harsh Times, Nine Lives, Solidarity)