In Amazon Prime's The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Rachel Brosnahan
plays 'Miriam "Midge" Maisel'
, a seemingly perfect housewife and mother living on New York City's Upper West Side
in the late 1950s who she discovers her husband has cheated on her. One night she takes the stage of a Lower East Side
bar and catches the eye of Alex Borstein's 'Susie Myerson'
when she does her drunken stand-up set. Midge
soon find herself working in a department store by day and doing stand-up by night with Susie
Original costumes from The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel season 1Costume Designer Donna Zakowska, Assistant Costume Designer Marina Reti
and Costume Supervisors Shiela Grover
and Ginnie Patton
-nominated for Outstanding Period Costumes
for the freshman season.
This show's period wardrobe was photographed on display at Downtown L.A.'s FIDM Museum
on August 21, 2018.The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
was nominated for fourteen Emmy Awards
and Rachel Brosnahan
took home the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, Alex Borstein
nabbed the Outstanding Supporting Actress
and the show scored Outstanding Comedy Series
For more 1950s New York
film fashion be sure to also enjoy these Carol movie costumes
and these Brooklyn movie costumes
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel TV billboard
Watch the show: Pilot
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Hollywood Movie Costumes and Props 2018-10-24.