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Bruce Miller leads 'Handmaid's Tale' into new territory in Season 2

The cliffhanger that closes out Margaret Atwood’s 1985 feminist dystopia novel, “The Handmaid’s Tale,” has mystified Bruce Miller, the showrunner behind Hulu’s television adaption, ever since he read the book in college not long after the book’s release. Set in Gilead, a near-future America in which theocratic extremists have taken control, Atwood’s main narrative concludes as June/Offred, the story’s rebellious ...

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'Big Little Lies,' 'Handmaid's Tale' and 'The Shape of Water' big winners at the Critics' Choice Awards

Hollywood’s biggest talent congregated in an airplane hangar Thursday night for the Broadcast Critics Assn.’s 23rd annual Critics’ Choice Awards. Held in Santa Monica Airport’s Barker Hangar, the second major award show of Hollywood’s self-celebratory season struggled to find a tone in the wake of the blatantly political

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