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Saturday's TV highlights and weekend talk: “Patti Cakes,' 'The Tale' and more

[unable to retrieve full-text content] SERIES Ransom Eric (Luke Roberts) becomes a suspect after a hostage is killed during a high-stakes negotiation in this new episode of the drama. 8 p.m. CBS Taken This series based on the Liam Neeson action-movie franchise relocates to Saturdays. Clive Standen, Jennifer Beals and Adam Goldberg star…. … ENTERTAINMENT – Los Angeles Times

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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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Jennifer Fox's drama 'The Tale' brings #MeToo to Sundance

Her memory of her adolescent experience began to shift when, around 2006, her mother was cleaning the house and stumbled across a story that Fox had written as a girl. The seventh-grade assignment, a narrative the teenager had titled “The Tale,” was about a riding instructor, Mrs. G, and running coach, Bill (both character names created by Fox). In the ...

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Marisa Tomei to Guest Star in 'The Handmaid's Tale' Season 2

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The Handmaid’s Tale is welcoming an Oscar winner in season two. Marisa Tomei will guest star in the second episode of the upcoming season of Hulu’s Emmy-winning drama, executive producer Bruce Miller announced at winter Television Critics Association press tour on Sunday. Though details on Tomei’s character are being kept under wraps, the episode she ...

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'The Handmaid's Tale' Gets Gory With New Season 2 Pics

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Blessed be the fruit? Our first look at season two of The Handmaid’s Tale is here — and it doesn’t look like Offred is getting out of Gilead the easy way.  Hulu released three images from the upcoming season on Friday, including one with a bloodied Elisabeth Moss. The other photos feature an ominous trek ...

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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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With Hulu's top Emmy win for 'The Handmaid's Tale,' a streaming underdog comes of age

Not long ago, Hulu was known primarily as a streaming service for viewers who wanted to relive the glory days of “Seinfeld,” “The Golden Girls,” “South Park” and other TV favorites. All that changed this year with “The Handmaid’s Tale,” Hulu’s feminist sci-fi series that became a national conversation starter and its biggest success to date. On Sunday, the series, ...

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