Mrs Maisel and Lenny Bruce

Cantara Christopher
1 min readMar 19, 2022

To all the randy fellow fans of The Marvelous Mrs Maisel (Amazon, 2017–2023): Are you ‘shipping this couple so bad like me? Here, by the way, are the two essentials for getting to know the real Lenny:

Above Rachel Brosnahan playing struggling stand-up comic Midge Maisel and Luke Kirby portraying the once long ago very real Lenny Bruce: Real Lenny performing the actual concert at Carnegie Hall, 1961.

Find some of Lenny Bruce’s other gigs on my YouTube playlist here

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Cantara Christopher

Memoirist. Musicologist. Retired movie actress. Writing about music, films, and my porn career.