When actors take roles as doctors, they’ll often shadow real doctors as they go about their work in a hospital. When they’ll be playing police officers, there’s probably a series of ride-alongs in their future. For lawyers, you can expect plenty of trips to the courthouse. But what happens when you’re going to be playing a stand-up comic? For Rachel Brosnahan of Amazon’s Emmy-winning series The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, it meant spending a lot of nights at comedy clubs. And it wasn’t just her — she says she took her on-screen husband, Michael Zegen, to some of the shows as well. (Click on the media bar below to hear Rachel Brosnahan)
The third season of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel premieres December 6 on Amazon Prime Video.