After creating some of TV’s most memorable supporting characters (including Arrested Development‘s double-trouble twins George and Oscar Bluth), 70-year-old Jeffrey Tambor digs his heels (literally) into the role of his career: a transgender head of household who transitions from Mort to Maura on Amazon’s groundbreaking, critically lauded series Transparent. Tambor chatted with EW about the makings of “Moppa.”
EW: Congrats on the show. I burned through it in a single afternoon.
Jeffrey Tambor: You’re all done? Wow. Someone tweeted that they were on their second time around. When I was a kid, we got up, we walked a number of paces to a television, turned it on, and changed channels. So this is a brave new world. There was one television in the living room, and we all sat around on Sundays and watched Ed Sullivan. READ FULL STORY