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The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
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The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is an Amazon original comedy-drama series that initially aired during Amazon’s pilot season in March 2017, receiving high praise for its pilot episode, Amazon ordering 2 seasons soon after. The show stars Rachel Brosnahan (House of Cards, Manhattan) as Jewish-American 1950s housewife, Miriam Maisel. When Miriam learns her moonlighting comedian of a husband is stealing jokes from successful comedians, he leaves her, sending Miriam on a journey to becoming a comedian herself, when her hilarious, drunken onstage meltdown at a comedy club puts the audience in tears.

Time Commitment: 1 Season