Tag: The Handmaid’s Tale
Margaret Atwood says she had not planned a sequel to the story but real-life political events, including moves to limit women's reproductive rights, led her to reconsider.
The drama series is set in a world where women are reduced to sexual slavery under a totalitarian regime called Gilead.
'The Handmaid's Tale' creator Bruce Miller does not want the show to be 'torture to watch', adding that he is 'not in the business of inventing cruelties.'
5 'Game of Thrones' prequels are already in development at HBO.
Winter could come early for HBO's blood-spattered smash hit if it fails to snare the coveted best drama series prize, with last year's winner "The Handmaid's Tale" hotly tipped to defend its crown.
The two television series combined for six awards.
Author happy her dystopian novel has gained in popularity after success of TV series and red cape featured in book used in protests for women's rights.