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"The Handmaid's Tale": Hulu Greenlights Season 4 for Award-Winning Series

Fans of Hulu's The Handmaid's Tale have a huge reason to be happy today, with the streaming service announcing during it's Television Critics Association (TCA) press event that the award-winning, Elisabeth Moss-starrer has been picked up for a fourth season. Created by Bruce Miller and based on the novel by Margaret Atwood, the series' renewal […]

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'The Handmaid's Tale' S3 Trailer is Downright HOPEFUL

If there is one word we've never used to describe Hulu's The Handmaid's Tale, it's "hopeful". But, the new trailer for season 3 has changed that- as things look downright POSITIVE in comparison for our main characters. These beautiful shots of multi-award winning actress Elizabeth Moss framed by angelic wings in her habit and cloak are everything; […]

The Bleeding Cool TV Top 10 Best of 2018 Countdown: #5 The Handmaid's Tale

"Television is becoming a collage – there are so many channels that you move through them making a collage yourself. In that sense, everyone sees something a bit different." – David Hockney There was a time when working for television was labelled a "demotion," a professional death sentence for movie stars whose careers were on […]

Margaret Atwood's "The Handmaid's Tale" Sequel "The Testaments" Coming in 2019

Author Margaret Atwood is bringing another tale of Gilead to readers next year, in a sequel to her "The Handmaid's Tale" called "The Testaments". Of the announcement, Atwood said in a statement released along with the news from Doubleday Books: "Dear Readers, everything you've ever asked me about Gilead and its inner workings is the inspiration […]

Hulu Renews The Handmaid's Tale for a Third Season

Hulu has announced today that their critically acclaimed series The Handmaid's Tale has been renewed for a third season. The series returned last week for season two to record-breaking numbers for the streaming service, doubling the audience over season one. It is now the most-viewed series debut on Hulu ever in its first week. The […]

'Handmaids Tale' Author Margaret Atwood Talks Star Wars and Terrorists

Margaret Atwood as earned the right to some strong opinions in her rather successful career as an author.  Perhaps you're familiar with one of her works in particular, "The Handmaid's Tale", which Hulu adapted into an award-winning tv drama series. In a recent interview Variety did with the 78 year old icon ahead of their […]

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The Handmaid's Tale Season 2 Trailer Reveals Offred's Real Name and the Price of Freedom

With the streaming service's award-winning series set for a second season return in less than a month, Hulu has released their first full-length trailer for their series adaptation of Margaret Atwood's  The Handmaid's Tale season 2. The Emmy-winning drama's second season is expected to focus on Offred's (Elisabeth Moss) pregnancy and her continued fight to free her future […]

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Margaret Atwood and Ken Steacy Launch New Comic 'War Bears' at Dark Horse

Dark Horse is getting a jump on their C2E2 announcements this year. Though the convention doesn't start until April 6th, the publisher has sent out a press release labeled "C2E2" announcing a brand-new comic from Margaret Atwood and artist Ken Steacy. Called War Bears, the new comic is a historical fiction story set in the […]

Margaret Atwood's 'MaddAddam' Trilogy Being Adapted to Series

Looks like 2018 is starting off to be as good a year as 2017 was for Margaret Atwood, with the author's "MaddAddam" novel trilogy set to be adapted to series by Paramount Television and Anonymous Content after a bidding war for the rights. The series will be executive produced by Anonymous Content's David Kanter and Bard […]

Margaret Atwood's Angel Catbird Audio Drama Coming from Audible in February

Angel Catbird, the critically acclaimed, NY Times bestselling graphic novel by Margaret Atwood, Johnnie Christmas, and Tamra Bonvillain, is being adapted as an audio play by Amazon-owned as one of its Audible Originals, a series which has also included an adaptation of Locke and Key as well as The X-Files: Cold Cases. Atwood wrote […]

Check It Out: First Look at Hulu's The Handmaid's Tale Season 2

The 2018 awards season (celebrating the best in TV and film from 2017) has been very good to Hulu's The Handmaid's Tale, racking up several wins for both series star Elizabeth Moss and for the show. Just last night during the Critics' Choice Awards, Moss took home best actress for her role as Offred, and the show […]

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Hulu Announces Return Dates For The Handmaid's Tale, 3 Other Series

Still riding high off their much-deserved Emmy wins earlier this year for their adaptation of Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale, Hulu announced on Tuesday that the series will return for its second season in April 2018. The streaming service is also set to premiere the third season of The Path on January 17th, 2018 and […]

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'Alias Grace': Margaret Atwood Netflix Miniseries Gets New Trailer

With The Handmaid's Tale being a huge success story for Hulu (with a second season expected sometime in 2018), famed author Margaret Atwood continues her slow dominance over all streaming services with Netflix's six-part miniseries adaptation of her novel Alias Grace. Directed by Mary Herron (American Psycho) and written/produced by Sarah Polley (Dawn of the […]

Yvonne Strahovski Joins Hulu's The Handmaid's Tale

Chuck star Yvonne Strahovski will represent the Gilead establishment in Hulu's upcoming adaptation of Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale. Deadline reports Strahovski will play Serena Joy, the wife of Joseph Fiennes' Commander Fred Waterford. Said to be an influential figure in the nation of Gilead, Serena also heads the household main character Offred finds herself […]

Joseph Fiennes To Become A Commander Of Gilead In Hulu's The Handmaid's Tale

Variety reports actor Joseph Fiennes will play Commander Fred Waterford in Hulu's adaptation of Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale. Elizabeth Moss will headline the series as Offred, one of the few fertile women left in the male-dominated, totalitarian state of Gilead, as depicted in Atwood's 1985 novel. The show will be executive produced and written […]

A First Look At Dark Horse's Angel Catbird (UPDATE)

Last year Dark Horse announced the first graphic novel from Margaret Atwood and Johnnie Christmas. Now it's finally come time for a preview of what the graphic novel will actually look like. But first, let's talk a bit about the content. It's simply described as "a weird and wonderful tale about a part-cat, part-bird superhero," but it must […]

Elizabeth Moss To Star In Hulu's The Handmaid's Tale

Margaret Atwood's novel The Handmaid's Tale will be receiving a new live action adaptation to broadcast on Hulu. Variety reports former Mad Men star Elizabeth Moss will headline the series as Offred. She will face a male-dominated, totalitarian state as depicted in Atwood's 1985 novel. The show will be executive produced and written by The […]