Just a day before Season 4 of Marvelous Mrs. Maisel began streaming, Prime Video made a big reveal – Marvelous Mrs. Maisel will return for a fifth and final season. This American period comedy-drama first premiered on Amazon Prime Video in the month of March 2017. It has been created by Amy Sherman-Palladino and Daniel Palladino.
The plot is set in 50’s and early 60’s, where a typical housewife who has recently been divorced looks to explore her skills as a comedian, a world that is dominated by men.
The series has received 20 Emmy Awards and 54 Emmy nominations in the first three seasons. Rachel Brosnahan, who plays Midge Maisel, has received an Emmy, three Screen Actors Guild Awards, two Golden Globes, and two Critics Choice Awards for the role in the series. She happens to be the first actor to have been received so many accolades just for a single series.
When Will Season 5 of the Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Premier?
The production for Season 5 was completed last year in November 2022. Prime Video made an announcement on March 2, 2023, that the final Season (Season 5) will begin streaming on April 14, 2023. There will be 9 episodes that will run over a period of seven weeks.
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Season 5: What to Expect?
In Season 4, we witnessed how Midge was trying to rebuild her reputation and career. She was struggling until Lenny Bruce spoke to her. In the final episodes, we felt Midge was ready to fight her way to the top.
Prime Video revealed, “In the fifth and final season, Midge finds herself closer than ever to the success she’s dreamed of, only to discover that closer than ever is still so far away.”
Is There a Teaser for Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Season 5?
You can watch the official teaser for Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Season 5, on YouTube.
Which Cast Members Will Return for The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Season 5?
Rachel Brosnahan will definitely be back as Midge Maisel, Alex Bortein as Susie Myerson, Tony Shalhoub as Abe Weissman, Marin Hinkle as Rose Weissman, Michael Zegen as Joel Maisel, Kevin Pollak as Moishe Maisel and Caroline Aaron as Shirley Maisel.
Prime also announced that Kelly Bishop playing Benedetta, would return to the final Season as a guest star. Fuller, who played Dinah Rutledge, and Jason Ralph, who plays the role of Mike Carr, will also be a part of Season 5, but they will have bigger roles this Season.
Here are the characters who are most likely to return for Marvelous Mrs. Maisel season 5 based on the circumstances of the season 4 finale:
- Rachel Brosnahan as Midge Maisel
- Alex Borstein as Susie Myerson, Midge’s manager
- Michael Zegen as Joel Maisel, Midge’s ex-husband
- Tony Shalhoub as Abe Weissman, Midge’s father
- Marin Hinkle as Rose Weissman, Midge’s mother
- Kevin Pollak as Moishe Maisel, Joel’s father
- Caroline Aaron as Shirley Maisel, Joel’s mother
- Stephanie Hsu as Mei, Joel’s girlfriend
- Luke Kirby as Lenny Bruce, comedian and Midge’s potential love interest
- Kelly Bishop as Benedetta, Rose’s rival love broker
- Alfie Fuller as Dinah Rutledge, Suzie’s assistant
- Jason Ralph as Mike Carr, a late-night booker