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  1. Alex Borstein of 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' escaped the hard life of the road comicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | Los Angeles Times

    Alex Borstein made her stand-up debut in the mid-'80s at the tender age of 16-performing at a less-than-legendary haunt in the comedy scene, the Irish pub Gallagher's that was located inside the Ramada Inn in Chatsworth, with her parents in tow as chaperons. In hindsight, Borstein, who now stars in Amazon's "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel," about a woman's experience breaking into the stand-up world in 1950s New York, acknowledges it was a weird place but she had fun and, hello, she made $20.

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  2. Traveling Back to the 1950s with "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 15 | Digital Video Editing

    ... lands Midge in jail, while also landing her a lot of laughs. Starring Rachel Brosnahan ("House of Cards"), Alex Borstein ("Family Guy"), Tony Shalhoub ("Monk"), Marin Hinkle ("Two and a Half Men") and more, "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" follows Midge ...

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  3. The Marvelous Mrs. MaiselRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Reason Magazine

    ... part to a great supporting cast that includes Tony Shalhoub as the persnickety patriarch of Midge's family and Alex Borstein as her acerbic, androgynous manager Susie-the show captures some of the energy that creator Amy Sherman-Palladino brought to ...

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  4. Catwoman Writer Reveals He Didn't Like the MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... hael Ferris, with music by Klaus Badelt. It stars Halle Berry, Benjamin Bratt, Lambert Wilson, Frances Conroy, Alex Borstein, and Sharon Stone. One of the writers of Catwoman has revealed that he thinks it's a 'shit movie' and that he's never w...

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  5. Scoop: Fox Shares 2018 Family Guy Games Clip on FoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... oaf PETER GRIFFIN (Seth MacFarlane) and his hilariously odd family of middle-class New Englanders. LOIS (Alex Borstein) is Peter's loving wife, a former Miss Teen Rhode Island who rules the roost but is one step away from a nervous breakdown. Then ...

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  6. 'Mrs. Maisel' a vibrant reminder of a #MeToo pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | Washington Blade

    ... meets Lenny Bruce (this is TV!) who helps her find a lawyer. Susie, the butch comedy manager of the Gaslight (Alex Borstein) becomes her champion. "She is brilliant!" Susie, who's become Midge's personal manager gushes about Midge. Midge isn't a ...

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  7. Lauren Graham Totally Wants To Reteam With Gilmore Girls Creator On The Marvelous Mrs. MaiselRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | Cinema Blend News

    ... Bishop, Ms. Maisel has mostly newcomers to the Sherman-Palladino brand. Of course, there are a few exceptions. Alex Borstein was originally cast as Sookie in Gilmore Girls , but had to give it up due to scheduling conflicts. Instead, she played two ...

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  8. The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel ReviewRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2018 | The Daily Campus

    ... falls into a quick friendship and business partnership with unconventional manager Susie Myerson (played by Alex Borstein, a Palladino favorite). As a perfectionist, Maisel is wholly determined to succeed at that which her husband failed. She keeps ...

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  9. Amy Sherman-Palladino on The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel's Surprise Success and Season 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | E! Online

    ... turned down by a couple of people, so the rejection is already starting!" The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel also stars Alex Borstein , Micahel Zegen , Marin Hinkle and Tony Shalhoub . Season one is now streaming on Amazon.

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  10. Binge and Repeat: Absolutely charmed by Mrs. MaiselRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | Milford Mirror

    ... not just for her comedic timing, but for the delicacy she adds to Midge's character during the somber scenes. Alex Borstein as Susie Meyerson balances out Midge's Upper West Side life as Susie shows her the ropes and works to make Midge a great ...

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  11. Amazon's 'Mrs. Maisel' is marvelous indeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... with her newfound talent with the help of in-your-face Gaslight Cafe employee Susie Myerson, portrayed by Alex Borstein of "Family Guy." Midge also makes moves to find herself and her independence by getting a job and moving out of her lavish ...

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  12. How this Amazon comedy series swept the Golden GlobesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | Yahoo!

    ... housewife in late 50s New York City who discovers a gift for stand-up comedy after her marriage falls apart. Alex Borstein, who will look familiar to fans of the dryly dark HBO comedy series Getting On, plays her gruff manager and frequent foil. ...

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  13. The Marvelous Debut of "Mrs. Maisel"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | New University

    ... York who decides to become a stand-up comedian after her marriage fails with the help of bar manager Susie (Alex Borstein). It's like AMC's "Mad Men" meets HBO's "Crashing." Every aspect of the show - the stunning costumes and cinematography, the ...

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  14. 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' Lands Its Second Golden Globe ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2018 | Deadline

    ... a post on Johnny Carson's couch. Tony Shalhoub ( Monk) also stars as Midge's father Abe Weissman, along with Alex Borstein ( Family Guy) as Susie Myerson, Michael Zegen ( Boardwalk Empire) as Midge's husband Joel Maisel and Marin Hinkle (Two and a ...

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  15. The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Wins Golden Globe for Best TV Comedy But Is There Cheese Backstage?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2018 | E! Online

    ... 1950s who gets left by her cheating husband and becomes a stand up comedian, and also stars Michael Zegen , Alex Borstein , Tony Shalhoub , and Marin Hinkle . The show beat out ABC's Black-ish , Netflix's Master of None , Showtime's SMILF , and ...

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  16. 7 Ways To Resist This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | Advocate

    ... Village comedy club and delivers a killer set about how her husband has just left her for his secretary. Alex Borstein plays Susie, the surly, sharp-tongued club manager (who gives off a queer vibe) who becomes Midge's manager and friend, while ...

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  17. Did You Catch The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel's Heartwarming Gilmore Girls Easter Eggs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | E! Online

    The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel and Gilmore Girls share more than just Alex Borstein . . Both shows hail from Amy Sherman-Palladino and her husband Daniel Palladino and both feature the trademark rapid-fire dialogue of the husband-wife team.

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  18. HBO, 'Big Little Lies' lead Globes in TV nodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | Journal Gazette

    ... made for TV on Monday, Dec. 11, 2017. (Claire Folger/Showtime via AP) This image released by Amazon shows Alex Borstein as Susie Myerson, left, and Rachel Brosnahan as Midge Maisel in "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel." The series was nominated for a ...

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  19. Scoop: Family Guy on Fox - Monday, December 11, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... GRIFFIN (Seth MacFarlane), and his hilariously odd family of middle-class New Englanders in Quahog, RI. LOIS (Alex Borstein) is Peter's wife, a stay-at-home mom with no patience for her family's antics. Then there are their kids: 18-year-old MEG ...

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  20. Gilmore Girls duo's Marvelous new creationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Yahoo!

    ... husband leaves her for his secretary and she discovers an untapped gift for stand-up comedy. Susie Myerson (Alex Borstein), a gruff bartender at the fabled Gaslight Cafe in Greenwich Village, spots her potential and becomes her mentor and manager. ...

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