The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
MarvelousMrsMaisel.png
Genre
Created by Amy Sherman-Palladino
Starring
Composer(s)
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 8 (list of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s)
Producer(s)
  • Dhana Gilbert
  • Matthew Shapiro
  • Salvatore Carino
Production location(s) New York City
Cinematography M. David Mullen
Camera setup Single-camera
Running time 46–61 minutes
Production company(s)
Release
Original network Amazon Video
Picture format 4K (UHDTV)
Audio format 5.1 Dolby Digital
Original release March 17, 2017 (2017-03-17) – present (present)
External links
Official website

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is an American period comedy-drama television series starring Rachel Brosnahan that follows a housewife in 1958 New York City who discovers she has a knack for stand-up comedy. The series's pilot premiered as a part of Amazon Studios' spring pilot season on March 17, 2017, to critical acclaim, and was picked up by Amazon for a two-season order on April 10, 2017. It was created by Amy Sherman-Palladino. Sherman-Palladino and her husband Daniel Palladino serve as executive producers.

The first season was released on November 29, 2017, to positive reviews. The series won two Golden Globe Awards (Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy and Best Actress – Musical or Comedy for Brosnahan) and five Primetime Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Comedy Series and Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for Brosnahan. It was renewed for a third season on May 20, 2018, before the second season had aired.

Plot[edit]

Miriam "Midge" Maisel is a Jewish housewife living in New York City in 1958. Her husband, Joel, is a businessman who moonlights as a struggling comedian at The Gaslight Cafe. Midge supports Joel, providing feedback about his sets, but becomes disillusioned when she discovers that Joel has stolen one of his best routines from Bob Newhart.

One night, after a particularly unsuccessful performance, Joel confesses to Midge that he has been having an affair and leaves her. Midge goes to her parents for support but is instead met with criticism for choosing to marry Joel and a demand to persuade Joel into returning.

After drinking too much wine, Midge returns to the Gaslight Cafe and impulsively goes on stage, delivering an impromptu set about her predicament which the audience finds hilarious. After baring her breasts in an attempt to demonstrate how attractive she is, Midge is arrested and taken to jail for indecent exposure and performing without a cabaret license.

The squad car contains another comedian who was also arrested: Lenny Bruce. Midge, who had seen Lenny perform, returns to jail the next morning to bail him out and ask him if he loves performing stand-up comedy. Bruce warns Midge that the comedy business is terrible, but Midge takes his warning as encouragement and teams with Susie, a comedy club employee, to hone her act.

The second season is set to feature Midge and Susie going out on the road together with Midge playing clubs along the Borscht Belt in the Catskill Mountains.[1]

Cast and characters[edit]

Main[edit]

  • Rachel Brosnahan as Miriam "Midge" Maisel, a Jewish housewife who discovers a flair for stand-up comedy. After her husband leaves her, she finds a job as a make-up counter girl at B. Altman.
  • Alex Borstein as Susie Myerson, an employee of The Gaslight Cafe and later Midge's manager.
  • Michael Zegen as Joel Maisel, Midge's estranged husband, who leaves Midge for his secretary. He is also an aspiring stand-up comic, but only relies on the routines of Bob Newhart.
  • Tony Shalhoub as Abraham "Abe" Weissman, Midge’s father.
  • Marin Hinkle as Rose Weissman, Midge’s mother.

Recurring[edit]

  • Bailey De Young as Imogene Cleary, Midge's best friend.
  • Nunzio and Matteo Pascale as Ethan Maisel, Midge and Joel's eldest child.
  • Matilda Szydagis as Zelda, the Weissmans' live-in maid.
  • Brian Tarantina as Jackie, the emcee at The Gaslight.
  • Joel Johnstone as Archie Cleary, Imogene's husband and Joel's coworker.
  • Holly Curran as Penny Pann, Joel's former secretary and girlfriend.
  • Cynthia Darlow as Mrs. Moskowitz, Joel's secretary and Penny's replacement.
  • Luke Kirby as Lenny Bruce, a well-known New York City comedian.
  • Kevin Pollak as Moishe Maisel, Joel's father.
  • Caroline Aaron as Shirley Maisel, Joel's mother.
  • David Paymer as Harry Drake, a successful manager of comedians with clients including Sophie Lennon.
  • Mary Testa as Drina Romanoff, a psychic that Rose frequents.
  • Zachary Levi as TBA (season 2)
  • Jane Lynch as Sophie Lennon (season 2; guest season 1), a successful stand-up comic who relies on shticky gimmicks about her life in Queens and her frumpy appearance. In reality, she is a rich aristocrat with refined taste and wears a fat suit on stage.

Guest[edit]

  • Gilbert Gottfried as Strip Club Emcee ("Pilot"), an emcee at the strip club where Midge and Joel first see Lenny Bruce perform.
  • Matthew Cusack, Mike Rosengarten, and Eric William Morris as The Kingston Trio ("Pilot"), a folk group that Midge and Joel see at the Gaslight performing the song "Sixteen Tons".
  • Caitlin Mehner as Honey Bruce ("Pilot"), the wife of Lenny Bruce.
  • Max Casella as Michael Kessler ("Because You Left"), Midge's lawyer.
  • Alison Smith as Jane Jacobs ("The Disappointment of the Dionne Quintuplets"), a community activist whose rally Miriam stumbles across in Washington Square Park.
  • Allen Lewis Rickman as Red Skelton ("The Disappointment of the Dionne Quintuplets"), a comedian that Miriam and Susie see perform at the Copacabana nightclub.
  • Carolee Carmello as Loretta ("The Disappointment of the Dionne Quintuplets")
  • Wallace Shawn as Herb Smith ("Doink"), a hack comedy writer who Midge briefly hires after she bombs a set.
  • Frank L. Ridley as Sal ("Doink"), the bartender at the Old Town Bar where Joel and Archie go to drink.
  • Nate Corddry as Randall ("Mrs. X at the Gaslight"), an amateur comedian who does improvisational skits with Midge at parties.
  • Will Brill as Noah ("Mrs. X at the Gaslight"), Midge's brother.
  • Justine Lupe as Astrid ("Mrs. X at the Gaslight"), Noah's wife and Midge's sister-in-law. She is very insecure about the fact that she's not Jewish.

Episodes[edit]

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal release date
11"Pilot"Amy Sherman-PalladinoAmy Sherman-PalladinoMarch 17, 2017 (2017-03-17)
In 1958 Manhattan, Miriam "Midge" Maisel is a contented, young, Jewish, Upper West Side housewife who has been married for four years. She occupies herself with raising her son and daughter and facilitating her untalented husband's dream of becoming a stand-up comedian at The Gaslight Cafe. When her reality is threatened by his decision to leave her for his secretary, she drunkenly discovers that she herself possesses a previously unrealized talent for stand-up comedy. Arrested for baring her breasts onstage, Midge finds herself in a police car with Lenny Bruce. Susie bails Midge out, and Midge bails out Lenny Bruce.
22"Ya Shivu v Bolshom Dome Na Kholme"Amy Sherman-PalladinoAmy Sherman-PalladinoNovember 29, 2017 (2017-11-29)
Joel breaks the news of the separation to his father. Both Midge's and Joel's parents are unhappy about the breakup. To make people happier, Midge invites all four parents plus Joel to dinner at her apartment. Conflict erupts. After Joel's father reveals that he plans to evict Midge and the children from their apartment, Midge leaves her own dinner party to go back to the Gaslight, where she performs again and is arrested again.
33"Because You Left"Daniel PalladinoDaniel PalladinoNovember 29, 2017 (2017-11-29)
Midge, in jail again, is bailed out by Lenny Bruce. Midge's parents, who were babysitting her kids until 1:30 a.m. are baffled about Midge's new life. Midge and Susie engage a lawyer, but in court, Midge clashes with the judge and is found in contempt of court and put in a jail cell until she comes up with a $200 fine. She asks Joel for the money to pay her fine, which he agrees to do. Meanwhile, Midge's father Abe visits Joel's father Moishe to ask if he can share the cost to keep the apartment where Midge and the children are living, and Moishe agrees. Midge joins Lenny Bruce at the Village Vanguard, where she does a short set. Susie visits the Friars Club to talk with Harry Gray about managing Midge. Joel asks Miriam to give their marriage another go, but she says no.
44"The Disappointment of the Dionne Quintuplets"Amy Sherman-PalladinoAmy Sherman-PalladinoNovember 29, 2017 (2017-11-29)
Midge moves in with her parents. Abe wants to turn off TV where Ethan is watching Howdy Doody, Midge suggests she could have TV in her room where she could also watch Jack Paar, but Abe is reluctant. Midge takes Ethan to visit Joel in his new apartment, which she discovers he shares with Penny Pan. Susie takes Midge to a record store of rare and little-known albums, where Midge buys a record by Redd Foxx, and meets Virgil and Oz. Susie also takes her to many other clubs to see other comics perform, including Red Skelton. Midge wants to be friends with Susie, but Susie claims she just wants a professional relationship. When Midge gets home late, Abe angrily says he won't buy her a TV. Miriam decides she needs to get a job.
55"Doink"Amy Sherman-PalladinoDaniel PalladinoNovember 29, 2017 (2017-11-29)
Midge applies for a job running elevators at B. Altman, but is hired instead for the makeup department. Performing at the Gaslight, Midge has her first experience in failing to get laughs. She decides to try hiring a comedy writer: Herb Smith (played by Wallace Shawn.) When Midge performs jokes Herb Smith wrote for her, she bombs even worse, and tells Susie she's giving up on having a stand-up career. Meanwhile, Joel takes Penny Pann to meet his parents, who are charming to her but agree, "No." Archie cancels a double date to go with Joel and Penny to see The Music Man on Broadway, making up a number of excuses why they cannot attend. Midge goes to party with her makeup counter friends and has a great time making people laugh. Susie stares unhappily at the telephone she bought in order to be Midge's agent.
66"Mrs. X at the Gaslight"Scott EllisSheila R. LawrenceNovember 29, 2017 (2017-11-29)
Midge entertains (unpaid) at parties hosted by her new B. Altman friends. She meets and briefly performs with male comic Randall (Nate Cordrry), who later introduces her to his agent from William Morris. Columbia University professor Abe is recruited to join Bell Labs. Midge's brother Noah and his wife Astrid (a gentile who enthusiastically converted to Judaism to impress the unbothered Weissmans) visit to join in the celebration. But when Midge's family goes out to celebrate at a Chinese restaurant, the occasion is spoiled because Joel and Penny Pann are in the same restaurant. Joel apologizes to Midge before noticing that she no longer wears her wedding and engagement rings. When Midge visits Susie at her apartment, Susie bluntly tells Midge that they are in a partnership and Midge doesn't require a man to be a successful comic. Midge tearfully apologizes yet insists that Susie needs to support Midge personally if they're going to be professional partners, and the two reconcile. As the episode ends, Virgil and Oz are shown from above enjoying a tape of Midge's earlier comic performances. Not knowing her name, they label the tape they have "Mrs. X at the Gaslight."
77"Put That On Your Plate!"Daniel PalladinoDaniel PalladinoNovember 29, 2017 (2017-11-29)
Midge hones her comedy act. At work, Joel's ideas win him fans. Susie tries to get Midge a chance to open for comedienne Sophie Lennon. Abe brings home a surprise dinner guest--a divorce attorney. Rose is furious, and not consoled when Abe confesses that Joel already tried to come back but Midge turned him away. Rose seeks consolation from Drina, but Drina has vanished, replaced by "Madame Cosma." Joel tells Abe that, with his new promotion, he can pay for everything Midge might want. Midge visits Sophie Lennon, discovering that the beloved comedienne "from Queens" is really a rich and arrogant graduate of Yale University. Onstage "Sophie" is a gimmick, wearing a fat suit. The real Sophie tells Midge that women can't succeed without gimmicks. As Midge leaves to meet her parents in synagogue, Sophie forces a mink coat on her for a parting gift. In synagogue, Rose loudly demands to know where the mink coat came from. Later, at the Gaslight, Midge lampoons expectations imposed on women, and makes fun of Sophie Lennon, exposing her act in the process. Sophie's agent Harry, in the audience to hear Midge perform, is furious, and tells the terrified Susie, "You're on my bad side!"
88"Thank You and Good Night"Amy Sherman-PalladinoAmy Sherman-PalladinoNovember 29, 2017 (2017-11-29)
Susie and Midge get drunk at a bar, upset that Midge made fun of Sophie Lennon, and now Harry might try to ruin her career. The next day, a hungover Midge hosts a birthday party for her son, where she reconnects with Joel and ends up sleeping with him in her childhood room. It appears that they may get back together, but Joel later overhears a bootleg tape of Midge's first act at Virgil and Oz's record store, and gets angry. At the big company meeting, a deflated Joel announces that he wants to quit. Midge's "shit gig" at a stripper show is canceled because of Harry. Susie begs Lenny Bruce to come back to the Gaslight to help Midge, which he does. Midge's set is a great hit, and at the end she introduces herself as "Mrs. Maisel." Joel watches Midge's act, argues with Susie about it, then sadly leaves the Gaslight, attacking one of her hecklers while admitting her act was great.

Production[edit]

Background[edit]

Amy Sherman-Palladino was inspired by childhood memories of her father (a standup comedian based in NYC) and an admiration for early female comics such as Joan Rivers.[2] Sherman-Palladino explained the show concept as follows:

I wanted to do a story about a woman who thought she’d scored...She’d gotten it all, and then, bam, it all falls apart. And in falling apart, she discovers an ambition and a need to speak, and a voice that she just frankly didn’t know was there.”[3]

The series drew inspiration from female comedians of the time period like Rivers and Totie Fields.[4][5]

Development[edit]

On June 6, 2016, it was announced that Amazon had given the production a pilot order. The pilot episode was written by Sherman-Palladino, who was also expected to executive produce.[6] On March 2, 2017, it was reported that the pilot would premiere as a part of Amazon's Spring 2017 pilot season on March 17, 2017.[7] On April 10, 2017, it was announced that Amazon had given the production a series order consisting of two seasons. The series was expected to be executive produced by Sherman-Palladino and Daniel Palladino with Dhana Gilbert serving as a producer.[8] On October 10, 2017, it was reported that the series would premiere on November 29, 2017.[9]

On May 20, 2018, it was announced that Amazon had renewed the series for a third season.[10]

Casting[edit]

On August 5, 2016, it was announced that Rachel Brosnahan had been cast in the pilot's titular lead role.[11] In September 2016, it was reported that Tony Shalhoub and Michael Zegen had joined the pilot's main cast.[12][13] On October 6, 2016, it was announced that Marin Hinkle had been cast in one of the pilot's main roles.[14] In May 2017, it was reported that Joel Johnstone, Caroline Aaron, Kevin Pollak, and Bailey De Young were set to appear in recurring roles.[15][16]

On May 23, 2018, it was announced that Zachary Levi would appear in the second season in a recurring capacity.[17] On August 15, 2018, it was reported that Jane Lynch would reprise her role of Sophie Lennon in recurring capacity in season two.[18]

Filming[edit]

Principal photography for the pilot took place from September 27 to October 14, 2016 in New York City.[19] On October 4 and 5, 2016, filming took place at 96 St. Marks Place in New York City where exterior shots were being filmed. Residents of the building being used for filming were reportedly unhappy about the disruption that the production would cause.[20]

Design[edit]

The "apartment" where Midge and her husband Joel live was created on the same set as the apartment where Midge's parents live, but with more modern (late-1950s) design, inspired in part by Doris Day movies, according to production designer Bill Groom.[3] The retro looking typeface used for the main title is called Sparkly and was designed by Stuart Sandler of Font Diner.[21]

Release[edit]

Marketing[edit]

On October 10, 2017, the official trailer for the first season was released.[9] On August 9, 2018, a teaser trailer for the second season was released.[22]

Premiere[edit]

On November 13, 2017, the series held its official premiere at the Village East Cinema in New York City.[23]

Reception[edit]

Critical response[edit]

The series has been met with a positive response from critics since its premiere. On review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes, the first season has an approval rating of 94% based on 70 reviews, with an average rating of 7.63 out of 10. The website's critical consensus reads, "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is an upbeat addition to Amazon's original offerings, propelled by a playful yet poignant performance by Rachel Brosnahan."[24] On Metacritic the series has an average weighted score of 80 out of 100, based on 27 critics, indicating "generally favorable reviews".[25]

The pilot episode of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel was one of Amazon Video's most successful ever, achieving an average viewer rating of 4.9 (out of 5).[8] The review of the pilot in The Guardian praised the "combination of [Sherman-Palladino's] banging dialogue and the utterly winning charm of Brosnahan",[26] while The A.V. Club praised the "outstanding" production design and said "this is a series that's as confident as its heroine—and what a heroine she is. Midge is already layered, conflicted, hilarious, and charming."[27] A critic for Slate called the episode "a knockout", stating that the stand-up element "introduces a welcome streak of discipline, both verbal and thematic, into Sherman-Palladino’s charming but manic work."[28]

The Jerusalem Post highlighted the exceptionally well done "Jewishness" of the work, calling it a "comedic delight of a show, combining Sherman-Palladino’s knack for witty dialogue with the colorful, rich world of 1950s New York and the intensity of family drama and changing times."[29] NPR similarly highlighted the effectiveness of the comedy in the show, writing "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel isn't aiming for realism. It's a heroic fantasy. And Midge's humor, one might say, is the ultimate version of staircase wit. Recklessly honest, she says what female comedians would've said half a century ago — if they had only been free to say it."[30]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Nominee(s) Result Ref.
2018 Golden Globe Awards Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Won [31][32][33][34]
Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy Rachel Brosnahan Won [35][36][37][38]
Critics' Choice Television Awards Best Comedy Series The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Won [39]
Best Actress in a Comedy Series Rachel Brosnahan Won
Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series Alex Borstein Nominated
Producers Guild of America Awards Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Won [40]
Directors Guild of America Awards Outstanding Directorial Achievement for a Comedy Series Amy Sherman-Palladino (for "Pilot") Nominated [41]
Costume Designers Guild Awards Excellence in Period Television Donna Zakowska Nominated [42]
Location Managers Guild Awards Outstanding Locations in Period Television Amanda Foley-Burbank, Jose Guerrero Nominated [43]
Peabody Award Entertainment, children's and youth honoree The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Won [44]
Television Critics Association Awards Individual Achievement in Comedy Rachel Brosnahan Won [45]
Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Comedy Series The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Won [46][47]
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series Rachel Brosnahan Won
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series Tony Shalhoub Nominated
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series Alex Borstein Won
Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series Amy Sherman-Palladino (for "Pilot") Won
Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series Won
Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series Jane Lynch (for "Put That on Your Plate!") Nominated [47][48]
Outstanding Casting for a Comedy Series Meredith Tucker, Jeanie Bacharach, and Cindy Tolan Won
Outstanding Cinematography for a Single Camera Series M. David Mullen (for "Pilot") Nominated
Outstanding Hairstyling for a Single Camera Series Francesca Paris, Christine Cantrell, Cassie Hurd, and Reo Anderson (for "Pilot") Nominated
Outstanding Music Supervision Robin Urdang, Amy Sherman-Palladino, and Daniel Palladino (for "Pilot") Won
Outstanding Period Costumes Donna Zakowska, Marina Rei, Ginnie Patton, and Sheila Grover (for "The Disappointment of the Dionne Quintuplets") Nominated
Outstanding Production Design for a Narrative Period or Fantasy Program (One Hour or More) Bill Groom, Neil Prince, Ellen Christiansen (for "Ya Shivu v Bolshom Dome Na Kholme") Nominated
Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Comedy Series Brian A. Kates (for "Pilot") Won
People's Choice Awards The Bingeworthy Show of 2018 The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Pending [49]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Truong, Peggy (August 2, 2018). "Everything To Know About 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' Season 2". Cosmopolitan. Retrieved August 5, 2018. Midge and Susie are going on the road. As ASP told The Hollywood Reporter after the 2018 PGA Awards, "I want to see those two girls stay some nights in shitty hotels and playing some dumpy clubs." The duo's stops will include the Catskills, the "Borscht Belt," where everyone from Joan Rivers to Buddy Hackett frequented for three decades until the early '70s. 
  2. ^ Busis, Hillary (March 16, 2017). "Gilmore Girls Creator Amy Sherman-Palladino Explains her Marvelous New TV Series". Vanity Fair. Retrieved June 29, 2018. The show charts the improbable journey of one Miriam “Midge” Maisel (House of Cards alum Rachel Brosnahan), a perfect 50s housewife who seems to have everything—until her life implodes in a spectacular way. After the fall, though, Midge discovers a secret talent she never dreamed she might have: a knack for stand-up comedy. 
  3. ^ a b Zuckerman, Esther (November 28, 2017). "Corsets and Comedy: Inside Amazon's The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel". Vanity Fair. Retrieved June 29, 2018. “I wanted to do a story about a woman who thought she’d scored,” Sherman-Palladino explains to a group of reporters. “She’d gotten it all, and then, bam, it all falls apart. And in falling apart, she discovers an ambition and a need to speak, and a voice that she just frankly didn’t know was there.” 
  4. ^ "Rachel Brosnahan on how 'trailblazer' Joan Rivers inspired Marvelous Mrs Maisel". Metro. November 29, 2017. Retrieved December 12, 2017. 
  5. ^ Soloski, Alexis (November 21, 2017). "Did You Hear the One About the Housewife Who Walks Into a Comedy Club?". The New York Times. Retrieved December 12, 2017. 
  6. ^ Andreeva, Nellie; Jaafar, Ali (June 6, 2016). "Amazon Orders 5 Pilots from Guillermo del Toro, Amy Sherman-Palladino & Others". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved July 12, 2018. 
  7. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (March 2, 2017). "Amazon Spring 2017 Pilot Season Set: 5 Pilots, Including Amy Sherman-Palladino's 'Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' & 'Master Legend'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved July 12, 2018. 
  8. ^ a b Andreeva, Nellie (April 10, 2017). "Amy Sherman-Palladino's 'Mrs. Maisel' Gets 2-Season Series Order At Amazon". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved July 12, 2018. 
  9. ^ a b Petski, Denise (October 10, 2017). "'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' Gets Fall Premiere Date & Trailer". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved July 12, 2018. 
  10. ^ Littleton, Cynthia (May 20, 2018). "'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' Renewed for Season 3 by Amazon (EXCLUSIVE)". Variety. Retrieved July 12, 2018. 
  11. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (August 5, 2016). "Rachel Brosnahan Cast As the Lead In Amy Sherman-Palladino's Amazon Pilot". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved July 12, 2018. 
  12. ^ Petski, Denise (September 13, 2016). "Tony Shalhoub Cast In 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' Amazon Pilot". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved July 12, 2018. 
  13. ^ Petski, Denise (September 19, 2016). "Michael Zegen Cast In 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' Amazon Pilot". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved July 12, 2018. 
  14. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (October 6, 2016). "'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel': Marin Hinkle Joins Amy Sherman-Palladino Pilot". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved July 12, 2018. 
  15. ^ Petski, Denise (May 4, 2017). "'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel': Joel Johnstone & Caroline Aaron Set To Recur". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved July 12, 2018. 
  16. ^ Petski, Denise (May 9, 2017). "'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel': Kevin Pollak & Bailey De Young Set To Recur". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved July 12, 2018. 
  17. ^ Goldberg, Lesley (May 23, 2018). "'Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' Recruits Zachary Levi for Season 2 (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved July 12, 2018. 
  18. ^ Andreeva, Nellie; Petski, Denise (August 15, 2018). "Jane Lynch To Reprise Emmy-Nominated Role On 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved August 15, 2018. 
  19. ^ Mink, Casey (September 9, 2016). "Now Casting: Amazon Pilot 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' and More". Backstage. Retrieved July 12, 2018. 
  20. ^ "Filming at Physical Graffiti building angers residents". Page Six. September 30, 2016. Retrieved July 12, 2018. 
  21. ^ Beery, Zoë (January 10, 2018). "That font you hate is coming back in style". The Outline. Retrieved July 12, 2018. 
  22. ^ Patten, Dominic (August 9, 2018). "'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' Is Going To The Catskills In Season 2 Teaser". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved August 9, 2018. 
  23. ^ Cox, Lauren (November 27, 2017). "'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel's Rachel Brosnahan: Midge Is An 'Upologetically Confident' Woman". Hollywood Life. Retrieved July 12, 2018. 
  24. ^ "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel: Season 1". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved August 14, 2018. 
  25. ^ "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel: Season 1". Metacritic. Retrieved August 14, 2018. 
  26. ^ "The Marvellous Mrs Maisel: from the writer of Gilmore Girls, with brazen nods to Mad Men". The Guardian. Retrieved September 25, 2017. 
  27. ^ "Amy Sherman-Palladino's The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel pilot lives up to its title". The A.V. Club. Retrieved September 25, 2017. 
  28. ^ "Amid a Slew of Lackluster Amazon Pilots, Amy Sherman-Palladino's The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Is a Knockout". Slate. Retrieved September 25, 2017. 
  29. ^ "The 'marvelous' Jewish story of Miriam Maisel". The Jerusalem Post. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  30. ^ "Zippy And Delightful, 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' Spotlights An Unlikely Comic". NPR.org. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  31. ^ Plaugic, Lizzie (January 8, 2018). "Amazon's The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel wins the 2018 Golden Globe for best TV comedy". The Verge. Retrieved January 8, 2018. 
  32. ^ Strause, Jackie (January 8, 2018). "Golden Globes: 'Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' Wins Best TV Comedy or Musical". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved January 8, 2018. 
  33. ^ Russian, Ale (January 8, 2018). "Amazon's The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Wins 2018 Golden Globe for Best Comedy Series". People. Retrieved January 8, 2018. 
  34. ^ Piester, Lauren (January 8, 2018). "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Wins Golden Globe for Best TV Comedy But Is There Cheese Backstage?". E! News. Retrieved January 8, 2018. 
  35. ^ Smith, Nigel (January 8, 2018). "First-Time Winner Rachel Brosnahan Pauses Globes Acceptance Speech for a Good Reason: 'Hi, Oprah!'". People. Retrieved January 8, 2018. 
  36. ^ Plaugic, Lizzie (January 8, 2018). "Rachel Brosnahan wins 2018's Best Actress Golden Globe for Amazon's The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel". The Verge. Retrieved January 8, 2018. 
  37. ^ Otterson, Joe (January 8, 2018). "'Mrs. Maisel' Star Rachel Brosnahan Advocates for More Women's Stories During Golden Globes Win". Variety. Retrieved January 8, 2018. 
  38. ^ Perez, Lexy (January 8, 2018). "Golden Globes: Rachel Brosnahan Wins Best Actress for 'Marvelous Mrs. Maisel'". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved January 8, 2018. 
  39. ^ Swift, Andy (December 6, 2017). "Critics' Choice Awards 2018: Netflix, FX's FEUD Lead TV Nominations". TVLine. Retrieved January 2, 2018. 
  40. ^ Dupre, Elyse (January 5, 2018). "2018 Producers Guild Award Nominations: The Full List of Film and TV Nominees". E! News. Retrieved January 5, 2018. 
  41. ^ "DGA Announces Nominees for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Television, Commercials and Documentary for 2017". Directors Guild of America. January 10, 2018. Retrieved January 10, 2018. 
  42. ^ Nolfi, Joey (January 10, 2018). "I, Tonya, Get Out earn Costume Designers Guild nominations". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved January 10, 2018. 
  43. ^ Sandberg, Bryn Elise (February 22, 2018). "'The Crown,' 'Dunkirk' Among Locations Managers Guild International Awards Nominees". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved February 23, 2018. 
  44. ^ "Peabody Awards: The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel". Peabody Awards. Retrieved April 20, 2018. 
  45. ^ Moraes, Lisa de (August 5, 2018). "FX Russia Thriller 'The Americans' Takes TCA Trophies For Keri Russell, Best Drama And Program Of Year". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved August 5, 2018. 
  46. ^ Koblin, John (September 17, 2018). "2018 Emmys: 'Game of Thrones' and 'Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' Win Top Awards". The New York Times. Retrieved September 18, 2018. 
  47. ^ a b Hipes, Patrick (July 12, 2018). "Emmy Nominations: 'Game Of Thrones' Tops Noms, With Netflix & HBO Leading Way". Deadline. Retrieved July 12, 2018. 
  48. ^ Littleton, Cynthia (September 9, 2018). "Anthony Bourdain, 'Jesus Christ Superstar' and 'Saturday Night Live' Win Big on Night 2 of Creative Arts Emmy Awards". Variety. Retrieved September 13, 2018. 
  49. ^ Macke, Johnni (September 5, 2018). "2018 People's Choice Awards: Complete List of Nominations". E! News. Retrieved September 5, 2018. 

External links[edit]