Amazon's award-winning series 'Transparent' heads to Israel

 

(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) Amazon Studios' Emmy award-winning comedy-drama series "Transparent," which tells the story of a dysfunctional Jewish family with a transgender parent, will be coming to Israel in its fourth season, Deadline Hollywood magazine reported Saturday.

Actor Jeffrey Tambor in the Season 4 trailer for "Transparent" Credit: Screenshot.

The show's Season 4 trailer, released on Saturday, shows the Pfefferman family as they arrive in Israel, visit Jerusalem, ride camels in the desert, float in the Dead Sea, and cross through a checkpoint in Judea and Samaria.

"Transparent" was created by Jill Soloway and stars Jeffrey Tambor, Judith Light, Gaby Hoffmann, Jay Duplass, Amy Landecker and Kathryn Hahn.

According to Deadline Hollywood, the upcoming season "sees the Pfeffermans head off on a spiritual and political journey as they dig deep into their family's history," with Maura (Tambor) coming to Israel to speak at a conference and making a startling discovery.

The series, which has been critically acclaimed and praised as groundbreaking, has won eight Emmys and two Golden Globe awards since its debut in 2014. It has received seven Emmy nominations for 2017.

Posted on July 30, 2017 .