The series follows a young woman brought up in an ultra-Orthodox community in Brooklyn's Williamsburg district who strikes out for Berlin, leaving behind an arranged marriage and tight-knit faith community in part to pursue her goal discovering her path.
Did You Know?
In episode 4, when Esty is buying a lipstick, Deborah Feldman the author of "Unorthodox" (which this series is based upon), can be seen in the background wearing a salmon coloured shirt. See more
In the Brooklyn apartment of the main couple, Esty and Yanky, their bathroom has a European style toilet (tank) because most of the series interiors were filmed in Berlin. See more
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