The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (2017)

Set in 1950s Manhattan, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is a 60-minute dramedy that centers on Miriam “Midge” Maisel, a sunny, energetic, sharp, Jewish girl who had her life mapped out for herself: go to college, find a husband, have kids, and throw the best Yom Kippur dinners in town. Soon enough, she finds herself exactly where she had hoped to be, living happily with her husband and two children in the Upper West Side. A woman of her time, Midge is a cheerleader wife to a man who dreams of a stand-up comedy career, but her perfect life is turned upside down when her husband suddenly leaves her for another woman. Completely unprepared, Midge is left with no choice but to reevaluate what to do with her life. When she accidentally stumbles onto the stage at a comedy club, she soon discovers her own comedic skills and decides to use this newfound talent to help her rebuild a different life for herself. The series will trace the trajectory of Midge’s journey as she goes on to pursue a career

Genres: Comedy | Drama

Country: USA

Language: English

Release Date: 17 March 2017 (USA)

Filming Locations: Steiner Studios – 15 Washington Avenue, Brooklyn Navy Yard, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA

Creator: Amy Sherman-Palladino

Stars: Matilda Szydagis,  Rachel Brosnahan,  Alex Borstein

Cast

Matilda Szydagis Matilda Szydagis  Zelda12 episodes, 2017-2018
Rachel Brosnahan Rachel Brosnahan  Miriam ‘Midge’ Maisel9 episodes, 2017-2018
Alex Borstein Alex Borstein  Susie Myerson9 episodes, 2017-2018
Michael Zegen Michael Zegen  Joel Maisel9 episodes, 2017-2018
Marin Hinkle Marin Hinkle  Rose Weissman9 episodes, 2017-2018
Tony Shalhoub Tony Shalhoub  Abe Weissman9 episodes, 2017-2018
Bailey De Young Bailey De Young  Imogene Cleary7 episodes, 2017
Nunzio Pascale Nunzio Pascale  Ethan Maisel7 episodes, 2017
Matteo Pascale Matteo Pascale  Ethan Maisel7 episodes, 2017
Brian Tarantina Brian Tarantina  Jackie6 episodes, 2017
Joel Johnstone Joel Johnstone  Archie Cleary6 episodes, 2017-2018
Holly Curran Holly Curran  Penny Pann6 episodes, 2017
Cynthia Darlow Cynthia Darlow  Mrs. Moskowitz5 episodes, 2017
Doris McCarthy Doris McCarthy  Audience Member / … 5 episodes, 2017-2018

 

Review Scores

8.75
  • IMDb Rating - 8
  • Metacritics - 8
  • Rotten Tomatoes - 9
  • Audience Score - 10