The next project from the creators of “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” has found a new protagonist.
The duo Amy Sherman-Palladino It is Daniel Palladino who is responsible for creating the great success of Amazon Prime Video“The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”, is returning to the streaming platform for another project that promises to make people talk.
Changing the stand-up comedy the highly competitive world of ballet, “Étoile” is an eight-episode drama set between New York and Paris that will follow the dancers and artistic team of two world-renowned companies as they embark on an ambitious move to save their institutions: swapping out their most talented stars.
With a second season already confirmed, the series will feature a name well known to fans of “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” as one of the protagonists of the story. Winner of Emmy in Best Guest Actor in a Comedy for his iconic appearance as Lenny Bruce, luke kirby It did not go unnoticed by the Palladinos and will be highlighted in this new investment.
At his side, it was announced that he would have Camile Cottin (“Gucci House”). However, the French actress left the project because she was unable to balance her schedule and will be replaced by another great actress.
Known for her collaborations with Lars von Trier in films like “Antichrist” and “Nymphomaniac”, Charlotte Gainsbourg will take Cottin’s place and join a luxury cast, where he will star alongside Gideon Glick, Simon Callow, Lou de Laâge and David Alvarez.
In recent years, Gainsbourg has been present in highly relevant projects, including the Prime Video series “Alphonse” where he starred alongside the winner of Oscar Jean Dujardin (“The Artist”) or the Netflix film “The Eyes of Allan Poe” directed by Scott Cooper and starring Christian Bale.
Given the success of their previous project, “Étoile” is seen as one of Amazon Prime Video’s big bets for the future and will showcase Amy Sherman-Palladino and Daniel Palladino, who served as scriptwriters, directors and executive producers, in a new and exciting registration.
The journey of “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” came to an end earlier this year. The series starring Rachel Brosnahan had five seasons and has already won twenty Emmys, and its final season is nominated for another fourteen statuettes, including Best Comedy SeriesBest Comedy Actress for Brosnahan, Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy (Alex Borstein) and another nomination for Luke Kirby in Best Guest Actor in a Comedy.
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And you, are you a fan of “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”? Are you excited for this new series?