Margaret Atwood


The Handmaids Tale: Hulu Greenlights Season 4 for Award-Winning Series

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

Created by Bruce Miller and based on the novel by Margaret Atwood, the series' renewal comes ten episodes into its third season - with the fourth season expected to premiere some time in 2020.Here's a look at the show's announcement via its Twitter account:https://twitter.com/HandmaidsOnHulu/status/1154790984225456128https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RcTvQx1Wot0 Based on Margaret Atwood’s award-winning, best-selling novel, The Handmaid’s Tale is the[...]

The Handmaids Tale S3 Trailer is Downright HOPEFUL

'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 Handmaids Tale

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 Atwoods The Handmaids Tale Sequel The Testaments Coming in 2019

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".[caption id="attachment_828051" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Author Margaret AtwoodPhoto by Markus Wissmann / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Of the announcement, Atwood said in a statement released along with the news from Doubleday Books: “Dear Readers, everything you’ve ever asked me[...]


Hulu Renews The Handmaids Tale for a Third Season

Hulu Renews The Handmaid's Tale for a Third Season

Critics and fans seem to really like it.[caption id="attachment_840397" align="aligncenter" width="600"] (Photo by: Take Five/Hulu)[/caption]The series is an adaptation of the best-selling Margaret Atwood novel and tells the story of a dystopian future where a woman is forced to live as a concubine under a fundamentalist theocratic dictatorship It stars Elisabeth Moss, Joseph Fiennes, Yvonne Strahovski, Alexis[...]

Vive la Netflix Lesnar as Hogan 2.0 Atwood Talks Terrorists Broad City Ends and Cusacks Low Fidelity [The Weekly Static s01e35]

Vive la Netflix, Lesnar as Hogan 2.0, Atwood Talks Terrorists, Broad City Ends, and Cusack's Low 'Fidelity' [The Weekly Static s01e35]

Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania 35?Apparently John Cusack’s Not a Huge Fan of Disney’s High Fidelity SeriesNetflix Says Au Revoir to Cannes Film Festival Following Rule Change‘Handmaids Tale’ Author Margaret Atwood Talks Star Wars and TerroristsBroad City Creators Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson Announce End to Series, Sign Development Deal with Comedy CentralMartin Scorsese to Direct[...]

Handmaids Tale Author Margaret Atwood Talks Star Wars and Terrorists

'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.[caption id="attachment_828051" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Editorial credit: Markus Wissmann / Shutterstock.com[/caption]In a recent interview Variety did with[...]

The Handmaids Tale Season 2 Trailer Reveals Offreds Real Name and the Price of Freedom

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[...]

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

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

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 Golden Age of comics From the press release: War Bears follows comic book[...]

Margaret Atwoods MaddAddam Trilogy Being Adapted to Series

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

[caption id="attachment_781565" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Markus Wissmann / Shutterstock.com[/caption]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[...]

Margaret Atwoods Angel Catbird Audio Drama Coming from Audible in February

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 Audible.com 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[...]

Hulu Announces Return Dates For The Handmaids Tale 3 Other Series

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[...]

Alias Grace: Margaret Atwood Netflix Miniseries Gets New Trailer

'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 Dead),[...]


A First Look At Dark Horses Angel Catbird (UPDATE)

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 be[...]

Dark Horse Publishes Margaret Atwoods Second Comic For The Secret Loves Of Geek Girls

Dark Horse Publishes Margaret Atwood's Second Comic, For The Secret Loves Of Geek Girls

Dark Horse Comics has only just announced that they are publishing Margaret Atwood's first comic book, Angel Catbird.[caption id="attachment_490443" align="aligncenter" width="540"] Comic by Sarah Winifred Searle[/caption]Well, now they are publishing another, a contribution to The Secret Life Of Geek Girls, recently successfully Kickstartered. The Secret Loves of Geek Girls anthology is written for the geek girl[...]

Margaret Atwoods First Comic Book Angel Catbird From Dark Horse Comics In 2016. Its A Bit Like Hawkman

Margaret Atwood's First Comic Book, Angel Catbird, From Dark Horse Comics In 2016. It's A Bit Like Hawkman?

Dark Horse Comics has announced the publication of Angel Catbird, the first graphic novel by Margaret Atwood, the Booker Award–winning author of The Blind Assassin, The Handmaid’s Tale, and The Heart Goes Last, with Bleeding Cool-favourite artist Johnnie Christmas and colourist Tamra Bonvillain. Angel Catbird is a unique and ambitious collaboration between Atwood and artist Johnnie Christmas[...]


The Guardian Combines Literary Authors With Comic Artists From Audrey Niffenegger To Dave Gibbons

The Guardian Combines Literary Authors With Comic Artists, From Audrey Niffenegger To Dave Gibbons

Creating pairings such as these...Gillian Flynn and Dave Gibbons AM Homes and Frazer Irving Margaret Atwood and Christian Ward Michel Faber and Roger Langridge Audrey Niffenegger and Eddie Campbell Dave EggersEggers, of course, already stretching across both worlds It's a stunning achievement on The Guardian's part A different comic will run every day from tomorrow on the Guardian website but will all appear[...]