Shazam’s Zachary Levi joins Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Season 2
Zachary Levi (Chuck, Shazam!) has been cast in a recurring role in the second season of the Golden Globe Award-winning Amazon Prime Original, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. Levi will play an eclectic Manhattan doctor who suddenly starts orbiting the Weissman/Maisel world.
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel from renowned creator Amy Sherman-Palladino (Gilmore Girls) and Executive Producer Daniel Palladino (Family Guy), written and directed by Sherman-Palladino and Palladino, stars Golden Globe winner Rachel Brosnahan (House of Cards) as Miriam “Midge” Maisel, a 1958 New York City woman who has everything she’s ever wanted — the perfect husband, two kids, and an elegant Upper West Side apartment perfect for hosting Yom Kippur dinner. But her perfect life suddenly takes an unexpected turn and Midge discovers a previously unknown talent — one that changes her life forever.
Zachary Levi’s latest projects include playing the superhero Shazam! in Warner Bros. Pictures upcoming 2019 film where a boy is given the ability to become an adult superhero in times of need with a single magic world, as well as starring in the 2018 adventure comedy Office Uprising, starring Brenton Thwaites and Jane Levy.
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel also stars Golden Globe winner and three-time Emmy winner Tony Shalhoub (Monk) as Midge’s father Abe Weissman, Alex Borstein (Family Guy) as Susie Myerson, Michael Zegen (Boardwalk Empire) as Midge’s husband Joel Maisel and Marin Hinkle (Two and a Half Men) as Midge’s mother Rose Weissman.
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is the winner of two Golden Globes, two Critics’ Choice Awards, a 2018 Peabody Award, a PGA Award, and was nominated by the DGA and Costume Designers’ Guild.
The series was recently renewed for a third season.