Miriam “Midge” Maisel (Rachel Brosnahan), the titular Mrs from Amazon’s new series THE MARVELOUS MRS MAISEL, is a woman scorned. Left by her joke-stealing husband Joel for the dim-witted secretary at his big-city office, she stumbles into a burgeoning career as a stand up comedian at the start of the 1960s, under the guidance of a woman named Susie (the jokes about whom all come down to “what’s with that dude? Oh she’s a lady”). As the 8 episode first
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Amazon’s latest original series, SNEAKY PETE, hits the streaming site today. The “comedy/suspense/thriller” comes from the minds of David Shore and Bryan Cranston, and tells the story of a con man who finds himself on the run and in need of a new identity, one he borrows from his former cell-mate. Giovanni Ribisi, Cranston, Marin Ireland, Peter Gerety, and Margo Martindale star. Reviews are calling the show an actors’ showcase and one person who would agree with that assessment is
FLEABAG, created by and starring the incomparable Phoebe Waller-Bridge (BROADCHURCH), follows the titular heroine as she talks to the camera, clues you in on the workings of her mind, and weaves a perfect look into the exhausting life of being a modern woman, plus all that comes along.
Casey Wilson, one of our favorites here, plays Tig’s girlfriend Brooke, who shows up to help support Tig and her family in the aftermath of mom’s passing. We spent some time chatting with Casey about the show, why this one will resonate with audiences, what she took away from campaigning with Hillary Clinton, and what’s next.