Dressed in red robes from the dystopian novel “Handmaid’s Tale,” abortion activists protested Saturday against the pro-life policies of the Donald Trump administration. A small group protested on the steps of the Washington State Capitol in Olympia, wearing red robes and white hoods and claiming they are being oppressed because pro-life advocates are trying to […]
With an Emmy for 'The Handmaid's Tale,' the 61-year-old actress is among TV's most in-demand star. read more
Paul G. Allen's Vulcan Productions and The Handmaid’s Tale‘s Elisabeth Moss have joined together to bring a ballet and creative dance documentary together about New York City Ballet's prima ballerina Tiler Peck. The untitled projectShow More Summary
On this week’s podcast, the star of “The Handmaid’s Tale” reads Diane Daniel’s story of her spouse’s transition.
As Apple has revved up its presence in the world of original programming a question has emerged: What will be the series that puts it on the map? What will be Apple's House of Cards, its Transparent, its Handmaid's Tale? Amazing Stories is a good contender for that distinction. Show More Summary
TRUMP ALLOWS MORE EMPLOYERS TO NOT PROVIDE BIRTH CONTROL TO FEMALE EMPLOYEES: President Donald Trump is allowing more employers to opt out of providing no-cost birth control to women by claiming religious or moral objections, issuing new rules Friday that take another step in rolling back the Obama health care law. Show More Summary
"Of the premium content offered by the Big Three streamers, the most popular shows in September from each were The Handmaid’s Tale (Hulu), The Man in the High Castle (Amazon) and Narcos (Netflix), according to Parrot Analytics. Those three streamers are spending wildly to acquire content from the likes of CBS, Warner Bros., Lionsgate and more, as well as produce their own […]
Samira Wiley's heard it before: "The Handmaid's Tale," Hulu's first true breakout series, came at the perfect time: Despite being based on a book from 1985, the story's central themes could not be more timely during the Trump era. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
In paperback:Stephen King's It maintains its position at number 1 (trade paperback).Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid’s Tale is up five positions, ending the week at number 2 (trade paperback). For more info about this title: Canada, USA, Europe.Ernest Cline's Ready Player One is down two positions, ending the week at number 10 (trade paperback).
Despite winning three Academy Awards earlier this year, Amazon Studios went home empty handed at the Emmys last month, and the defeat stung more since it had passed on making two of the night’s biggest winners: “The Handmaid’s Tale”Show More Summary
Hulu's surely riding high after its original show The Handmaid's Tale took home the Best Drama Series Emmy, but its next series looks to be a bit lighter-hearted. Created by Seth Rogan and frequent partner Evan Goldberg, Future Man tells...Show More Summary
This is a Handmaid’s Tale Resistance demonstration, today outside the Freehold offices of anti-choice Republican zealot Rep. Chris Smith. We have video, posted at District 4 Coalition for Change (Facebook); video I believe was taken by my friend Jim Tobias....Read more
Dawn King — the author of a disturbingly dystopian dramatic parable that I've not been able to shake from my mind since Monday night — is one of the hottest new names in British playwriting and screenwriting. If you want to see why, then merely climb one set of staircases at the Athenaeum Theatre...
Samira Wiley has some fun with the camera as she attends the launch event for American Express‘ new “Pay It Plan It” feature on Tuesday (October 3) in New York City. The 30-year-old Handmaid’s Tale actress looked pretty in a red dress and snakeskin heels as she attended the event. PHOTOS: Check out the latest [...]
Netflix may still be leading the way in the volume and overall quality of original streaming content, but Hulu is catching up quickly, especially after their Emmy win for Outstanding Drama Series for The Handmaid’s Tale. Meanwhile, Amazon Studios still has a lot of work to do if they’re going to keep up. Show More Summary
Hulu had a big night at the Emmys last month by taking home the Emmy for Outstanding Drama Series, beating Netflix to the punch with their series A Handmaid’s Tale. While Hulu has every intention of continuing to expand their original...Show More Summary
With just one season, The Handmaid's Tale has left an indelible mark on the entertainment industry and the nation at large. The politically charged show - based on Margaret Atwood's novel of the same name - makes a powerful statement about the vulnerability of women's rights following the presidential election. Show More Summary
In paperback:Stephen King's It maintains its position at number 1 (trade paperback).Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid’s Tale maintains its position at number 7 (trade paperback). For more info about this title: Canada, USA, Europe.Ernest Cline's Ready Player One is up one position, ending the week at number 8 (trade paperback).
Hulu’s hit Handmaid’s Tale series helped catapult the streaming service to Emmy’s history as the first digital platform to take home the coveted award for 'Best Drama'. And that’s not all: it has also helped Hulu drum up new subscribers in spades, according to The Hollywood Reporter, which notes that average daily sign-ups are up 98% over March. Show More Summary
You might not have noticed until recently, but Hulu's been running original programs for six years. Thanks to "The Handmaid's Tale," which premiered in April and won eight Emmys in September (including the first outstanding drama win...Show More Summary