Rachel Brosnahan looks radiant on set of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel after transforming into character in blue suede jacket and pink turtleneck minidress
Miriam ‘Midge’ Maisel will soon be taking her final bow in the fifth and final season of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.
And with production for the final episodes having commenced in the latter part of February, Rachel Brosnahan’s days playing the housewife turned stand-up comedian are dwindling down.
On Thursday, the actress was spotted on the set in Uptown Manhattan, moments after leaving the hair and makeup department so she can be dressed in another period-perfect ensemble needed for her next scene on the docket.
Midge makeover: Rachel Brosnahan, 32, stepped out onto the set of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel after transforming into character after visits with hair, makeup and costume departments
With crew members on each side of her, Brosnahan was ushered off the the costume department wearing cutoff denim shorts and a plaid blazer over a gray t-shirt.
She periodically flashed her infectious smile that has endeared so many fans to her and her character wearing white sneakers with matching socks.
Making her way across a few streets, Brosnahan had her shoulder-length hair styled to match the show’s time period of the early 1960s, which included an auburn brown dye job and soft waves with a part on the slight right.
Eventually, after spending some time with the costumer, the actress reappeared decked out in a long blue suede jacket over a pink long-sleeve minidress.
Preps: The leading lady was spotted in Uptown Manhattan after getting her hair and makeup done for her next scene on the docket for the fifth and final season
Hurry: With crew members on each side of her, Brosnahan was ushered off to the costume department wearing cutoff denim shorts and a plaid blazer over a gray t-shirt.
Transformation: The Wisconsin native periodically flashed her infectious smile that has endeared so many fans to her and her character of Midge Maisel since the series premiere on Amazon Prime Video in 2017
In keeping with the fashions of the early 1960s, the coat had had a slight bell design, slits on the side and large holes and a long tie-string that was used instead of buttons to keep th garment secure.
She also donned a pair of red knee-high boots along with sheer stockings over her legs.
The shoot for season one of the period comedy-drama began back in 2016, and eventually those episodes aired on Amazon Prime Video in March of the following year.
It would go on to receive stellar reviews from critics and fans, for the most part, especially for the first two seasons.
Season 5 shoot: Eventually, after spending some time with the costumer, the actress emerged on to the streets decked out in a long blue suede jacket over a pink long-sleeve minidress
Originally set in the late 1950s, Brosnahan plays a perky and highly fashionable housewife living in New York City who realizes she has a hidden talent and becomes a stand-up comedian.
The series also stars Alex Borstein, Michael Zegen, Marin Hinkle, Tony Shalhoub. Kevin Pollack, Caroline Aaron and Luke Kirby, among others.
Brosnahan won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress In A Comedy Series in 2018 and two consecutive Golden Globe Awards For Best Actress – Television Series Musical Or Comedy in 2018 and 2019.
So far, there’s no official word on exactly when the fifth and final season of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel will debut on the streaming service, although there’s been speculation that it will likely debut in late 2022 or early 2023.
The last hurrah: The cast and crew began working on the fifth and final season in late February; No word on when the last season will premiere on Amazon Premiere Video