Matriarch Judith Light embraced each one of her TV children and guest stars from previous seasons who also turned up for a group photo to commemorate the occasion. And yet something — or rather someone — was noticeably missing: Jeffrey Tambor, the Emmy-winning actor who portrayed the titular characters, Maura Pfefferman, but was fired in 2017 following allegations of sexual harassment.
Not that his presence seemed to be missed. “Whoopee!” exclaimed creator Jill Soloway. “It feels like a gigantic celebration, like a hot air balloon going up in the sky.” And even though Soloway could have never predicted the way her series would end, it was always her intention to go out on a literal high note. “We thought about turning it into a musical in some way