Kelly Bishop has joined the cast of The Marvelous Mrs Maisel Season 4. She will be seen in a guest starring role in the critically acclaimed and award winning show. However, the exact nature of her role is not known yet and being kept under wraps.
The role reunites Kelly with Amy Sherman-Palladino and Daniel Palladino, who all previously worked together on Gilmore Girls as well as the short-lived sitcom Bunheads. Kelly is the second Gilmore Girls alum to join the cast of The Marvelous Mrs Maisel Season 4 as Milo Ventimiglia is also set to appear in a guest role. Filming is currently underway for the new season in New York City.
If looks could kill. Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome Kelly Bishop to Season 4 of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel! pic.twitter.com/5Veko919zO
— The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (@MaiselTV) June 29, 2021
The Marvelous Mrs Maisel stars Rachel Brosnahan in the titular role as Mrs. Maisel. The series also stars Alex Borstein, Tony Shalhoub, Marin Hinkle, Michael Zegen, Kevin Pollak, Caroline Aaron, and Jane Lynch.
The series has won 20 Emmy Awards and three Golden Globes till date, including wins at both awards shows for best comedy series. Borstein has twice won the Emmy for best supporting actress in a comedy, while Brosnahan, Lynch, Shalhoub, and guest star Luke Kirby have also picked up statuettes for the series for their respective roles.