It’s not the Lauren Graham visitor stint we’ve been ready for however we’ll fortunately settle for this: Milo Ventimiglia is becoming a member of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel‘s upcoming fourth season, reuniting with Gilmore Women creator Amy Sherman-Palladino and EP Daniel Palladino, TVLine has confirmed.
An Amazon rep confirmed Ventimiglia’s visitor stint however declined to offer particulars about his character.
Sherman-Palladino foreshadowed the reunion again in 2018 throughout an interview with our sister pub Selection. “Don’t suppose it has not been mentioned!” she mentioned of bringing Ventimiglia on Maisel. “It’s obtained to be the proper half. It may well’t be only a cameo. It’s obtained to have some meat to it. And it’s additionally obtained to be a time when he can shave and lower his hair right into a Nineteen Fifties-period look. However the reuniting will certainly occur.”
Additionally of notice: Ventimiglia is the second forged member from NBC’s This Is Us to hitch Maisel, following Sterling Ok. Brown’s Emmy-nominated Season 3 stint.
Manufacturing on Maisel Season 4 — delayed almost a yr as a result of COVID — obtained underway final January. Daniel Palladino beforehand advised TVLine that though Maisel will feel and look like the identical present when it returns, COVID protocols and restrictions will necessitate one inventive tweak to the collection’ formidable manufacturing. “There shall be much more visible results as a result of there are limits to what we are able to do,” he defined. “Final season, our premiere had 850 extras in an airplane hangar. We can not do this.”
Along with titular star Rachel Brosnahan, returning collection regulars embody Alex Borstein, Michael Zegen, Marin Hinkle, Tony Shalhoub, Kevin Pollak and Caroline Aaron. Stephanie Hsu, who guest-starred in Season 3 as Mei Lin, a love curiosity for Zegen’s Joel, will even be again. Ditto Luke Kirby, who will proceed his newly expanded recurring position as Lenny Bruce.