The Marvelous Mrs Maisel season 5: Release date, trailer and latest news
Season 5 of The Marvelous Mrs Maisel arrives on Amazon Prime Video next month – but is it really the end of the hit comedy?
The Marvelous Mrs Maisel is finally on its way back to our screens.
Amazon Prime Video made the announcement back in February 2022 that The Marvelous Mrs Maisel would be returning for a fifth and final series, with Head of Amazon Studios, Jennifer Salke, saying: "I can’t wait for fans and our worldwide Prime Video audience to savour each moment as we embark on the culmination of this groundbreaking and unforgettable series."
Of course, Rachel Brosnahan returns to her rising star comedienne Miriam "Midge" Maisel for the sure-to-be hilarious and emotional final season.
However, who will be back with Midge and what can we expect from the final episodes?
Here's everything we know so far about The Marvelous Mrs Maisel season 5.
The Marvelous Mrs Maisel season 5 release date
The Marvelous Mrs Maisel season 5 will be premiere on Friday 14th April 2023.
The first three episodes will be released on the premiere date, with the other episodes following each week.
The final episode will be released on 26th May 2023.
Will The Marvelous Mrs Maisel be back for season 5?
Yes! Midge will be back for a fifth season of Amazon Prime Video's hit comedy-drama, with the streamer announcing the good news in February 2022.
The bad news is that The Marvellous Mrs Maisel's fifth season is set to be its last.
Head of Amazon Studios, Jennifer Salke, said in a statement: "Amy, Dan, and The Marvelous Mrs Maisel have blazed an unparalleled path, elevating the stories we tell about women, challenging the norms in our industry, and forever altering the entertainment landscape with their one-of-a-kind storytelling.
"The dozens of awards cement Maisel’s legacy in many ways, but what’s even more enduring and poignant are the characters Amy created and the joyous, brilliant, singular world she and Dan brought to life," she added.
"This series has meant so much to Prime Video and the effects of its success will be felt long after its final season. I can’t wait for fans and our worldwide Prime Video audience to savour each moment as we embark on the culmination of this groundbreaking and unforgettable series."
Who will star in The Marvelous Mrs Maisel season 5?
The following stars have been confirmed for The Marvelous Mrs Maisel season 5 cast.
- Rachel Brosnahan as Miriam "Midge" Maisel
- Alex Borstein as Susan "Susie" Myerson
- Michael Zegen as Joel Maisel
- Marin Hinkle as Rose Weissman
- Kevin Pollak as Moishe Maisel
- Caroline Aaron as Shirley Maisel
- Reid Scott as Gordon Ford
- Alfie Fuller as Dinah Rutledge
- Jason Ralph as Mike Carr
- and Tony Shalhoub as Abraham "Abe" Weissman
Meanwhile, we can also expect Luke Kirby to reprise his Emmy Award-winning role as real-life comedian Lenny Bruce, who Midge shared a fictional sexual encounter with last season.
We can also expect returns for the following guest characters: Matilda Szydagis as Zelda, Will Brill as Noah Weissman, Justine Lupe as Astrid Weissman, Stephanie Hsu as Mei Lin, Gideon Glick as Alfie, Joel Johnstone as Archie Cleary, Kelly Bishop as Benedetta, and Milo Ventimiglia as "Handsome Man".
The Marvelous Mrs Maisel season 5 trailer
We now have an amusing and thoughtful trailer for The Marvelous Mrs Maisel season 5.
The clip picks up where the fourth season left off, with Midge looking to "go forward".
Plus, we have a confirmed reunion for Midge and Lenny?
The Marvelous Mrs Maisel season 5 plot
The fifth and final season will continue from where the fourth left off, with Midge Maisel rebuilding her career and standing after being cut from her tour with singer Shy Baldwin.
The finale of the fourth run saw Midge walk out of Carnegie Hall reinvigorated and had an epiphany after glimpsing a snowy billboard for The Gordon Ford Show, getting ready to "Go Forward" in her endeavours and fight for stardom.
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The official synopsis for the final season reads: "In the fifth and final season, Midge finds herself closer than ever to the success she's dreamed of, only to discover that closer than ever is still so far away."
Of course, Midge's romantic life will also be a question needing to be addressed, having pursued a brief passionate encounter with troubled fellow comic Lenny Bruce (Luke Kirby).
However, the new season will see Midge reunited with Milo Ventimiglia's "Handsome Man".
Of course, Midge will also be forever connected to her ex-husband Joel Maisel, with whom she shares two children: Ethan and Esther.
Yet, Joel is also dealing with big changes, expecting a new baby with his ambitious girlfriend Mei Lin.
So, who will Midge end up with? Or will she go it alone?
How many episodes will there be in The Marvelous Mrs Maisel season 5?
The fifth season of The Marvelous Mrs Maisel season 5 will consist of nine episodes.
The episode titles are as follows.
- Go Forward
- A Man, Man, Man, Man World
- Typos and Torsos
- The Pirate Queen
- The Testi-Roastial
- A House Full of Extremely Lame Horses
- The Princess and the Plea