The first two seasons of the wonderful Amazon Prime series The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel are beginning to feel like Act One of the overarching story of Miriam “Midge” Maisel (nee Weissman). Those episodes served to introduce the show’s huge cast of colorful characters and set up the inciting incidents that would prove to be pivotal […]Read more "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel: Season 3 — a review"
No sophomore slump for Mrs. Maisel. Season 2 was another example of terrific television. The first season of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel was about how Midge Maisel’s married life fell apart and how her life as a comedian began, almost by accident. The second season takes a couple of road trips out of Manhattan. […]Read more "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel: Season 2 — a review"
I’m not surprised that I like Mrs. Maisel. Of course I knew it was a multiple Emmy-winning show before I watched the first episode, but there have been Emmy-winning shows that I didn’t particularly care for. Just like the Academy Award isn’t a guarantee that I will like a movie. No, I knew I would […]Read more "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel: Season 1 — a review"