After a lifetime of ‘dressing up… as a man,’ Mort Pfefferman decides it’s time to be her real self – Maura. The thing is, Maura/Mort has three grown children with his ex-wife, Shelly, who have to deal with her change.
That, in short, is the premise for Amazon’s new series from Jill Solloway (Six Feet Under), Transparent, starring Jeffrey Tambor, Judith Light (Dallas) as Maura’s ex-wife Shelly, while Gaby Hoffmann (Girls), Amy Landecker (Louie) and Jay Duplass (Togetherness) play Maura and Shelly’s children. Check out the series’ first trailer after the jump.
Transparent premieres its ten-episode first season on Amazon Prime on September 26th.
Washington, DC had a little star power, as the Creative Coalition came for their annual dinner and to spend some quality time on Capital Hill. The evening was hosted by Jaimie Alexander (Thor: The Dark World), Drake Bell (Drake & Josh), Tim Daly (Private Practice), Omar Epps (“Resurrection”), Jeffrey Tambor (Arrested Development), Mae Whitman (Parenthood) and others. We were there and went a little something like this….
The Creative Coalition and ‘Supper Suite by STK’ Dazzles DC with Gala Benefit Dinner Celebrating Arts in America and the Launch of STK DC.
Complete event details and photos of your favorite stars such as AnnaSophia Robb (“The Carrie Diaries”), Tim Daly (“Private Practice”), Jonathan Groff (Frozen), and Constance Zimmer (“House of Cards”) after the jump.
Hollywood is comin’ to town to support the arts! The Creative Coalition and ‘Supper Suite by STK’ is set to dazzle DC with a Gala benefit dinner celebrating Arts in America and the launch of STK DC, a modern
steakhouse and chic lounge.
Full press release and event details after the jump.