Anyone who has not been living under a rock in the last couple of years knows that The Marvelous Mrs Maisel has been a fan favourite since its debut in 2017. Even after running for four consecutive successful seasons, The Marvelous Mrs Maisel Season 5 is returning for its fifth season.
For those of you who have not seen the show, let us tell you that it was created by Amy Sherman-Palladino and the show follows the journey of Miriam “Midge” Maisel (played by Rachel Brosnahan), a housewife in the 1950s and 60s who out of nowhere discovers her talent for stand-up comedy after her husband, Joel Maisel (Michael Zegen) leaves her after declaring his affair with his secretary.
The Marvelous Mrs Maisel Season 4: Recap
The creators ended the fourth season of the show on a cliffhanger, leaving people with an unquenchable thirst for more!
In season four, Mrs Maisel goes on a comedy tour in which the Las Vegas show is bombed, her manager is fighting tooth and nail to keep the business from shutting down as their biggest client, Sophie Lennon (played by Jane Lynch) calls quits on them.
With so many things going on in her personal as well as professional life, Mrs Maisel continues to navigate through the rough bushes. Season four of The Marvelous Mrs Maisel is full of dramatic turns that introduce unexpected things in her life. The season ends with Midge and her family on a plane to Paris, leaving the fans of the show wondering what’s coming up in The Marvelous Mrs Maisel Season 5!
The Marvelous Mrs Maisel Season 5 Plot
If you guys didn’t know about the following information, we would like to say that our hearts sank as much as anyone’s when we first hear the news- The Marvelous Mrs Maisel Season 5 would be the last part of the show and the show will end post this season. So, the creators have only nine episodes in total to culminate the story of our favourite stand-up comedian in The Marvelous Mrs Maisel Season 5!
While not much is known about the plot of The Marvelous Mrs Maisel Season 5, the creators and actors have been talking about the show in the promotions before the release of the fifth and final season of the Emmy award-winning show, in which they have said that in this season fans might finally see Mrs Maisel’s career reach the heights she has imagined it to be.
Along with her professional life at its peak, dynamics between her and Lenny (played by Luke Kirby) will also play a pivotal role in the show. We are sure that the fans will be excited and love to see the development of her relationship.
The Marvelous Mrs Maisel Season 5 Cast
Albeit there is no official confirmation about The Marvelous Mrs Maisel Season 5 Cast anywhere, we can safely conclude from the social media accounts of the popular character from the show and the ongoing promotion drives across the world that the cast mentioned below are set to make their return in the final season of the show.
- Rachel Brosnahan as Midge Maisel
- Alex Borstein as Susie Myerson
- Luke Kirby as Lenny Bruce
- Michael Zegen as Joel Maisel, Midge’s ex-husband
- Tony Shalhoub as Abe Weissman
- Marin Hinkle as Rose Weissman
- Kevin Pollak as Moishe Maisel
- Caroline Aaron as Shirley Maisel
- Stephanie Hsu as Mei and
- Gideon Glick as Alfie
The Marvelous Mrs Maisel Season 5 Release Date
After the last two seasons of the show coming up only with eight episodes each, Amy Sherman-Palladino, the creator of the show has revealed that the fifth and final season of the much-loved show will come with nine episodes. While this is not much in comparison with 13 episodes in the opening season, and 10 episodes in season two, it is enough for the fans to be happy about.
All ten episodes of The Marvelous Mrs Maisel Season 5 are set to air on Amazon Prime Video on the 14th of April 2023. A Friday release is perfect for all those fans who have been waiting for more than a year after season four of the show!
In the end, we would like to include a line for an interview where Amy Sherman-Palladino is talking about the finale of the show- “I don’t know exactly what the final four words are. But I know exactly what the last images are.” This line by the creator has made everyone more excited than ever!