Transparent centers on Mort (Jeffrey Tambor) who gathers his three adult kids — Ali (Gaby Hoffman), Sarah and Joshua — for a talk about the future, but everyone is shocked to learn that it’s not a financial inheritance at stake, but rather the complex legacy of a secret life as a transgender. Everyone’s relationship — to the world, themselves, and each other — through the lens of boundaries, intimacy, sex and gender — is about to change.
The Pfeffermans escape their problems on land by taking a cruise together. Though the clan spends most of the cruise apart - venturing on their own journeys of self discovery - they ultimately find themselves coming together at the Seder that almost
Amazon announced today that Transparent has been renewed for a fifth season. The pickup comes a month ahead of the veteran dramedy's fourth-season release, which is scheduled for Friday, September 22.
The series has continued to draw critical acclaim throughout its run, with star Jeffrey Tambor winning back-to-back Emmy Awards for lead actor in a comedy series. He is up for that award again this year to go along with the show's six other nominations across various categories.
Production on Season 5 is slated to begin in 2018 for a premiere on Amazon Prime later that year. Creator Jill Soloway will remain at the helm going forward, with the main cast all returning as well.