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The Age
Twitter loved Margaret Atwood's handbag at the Emmys, but what are the bag rules?Elisabeth Moss, left, and author Margaret Atwood embrace as "The Handmaid's Tal
The Age / Posted 7 hours ago
Elisabeth Moss, left, and author Margaret Atwood embrace as "The Handmaid's Tale" wins the award for outstanding drama series at the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday, September 17, 2017, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Photo: AP Much... Read more
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WA Today
Twitter loved Margaret Atwood's handbag at the Emmys, but what are the bag rules?Elisabeth Moss, left, and author Margaret Atwood embrace as "The Handmaid's Tal
WA Today / Posted 7 hours ago
Elisabeth Moss, left, and author Margaret Atwood embrace as "The Handmaid's Tale" wins the award for outstanding drama series at the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday, September 17, 2017, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Photo: AP Much... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Twitter loved Margaret Atwood's handbag at the Emmys, but what are the bag rules?Elisabeth Moss, left, and author Margaret Atwood embrace as "The Handmaid's Tal
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
Elisabeth Moss, left, and author Margaret Atwood embrace as "The Handmaid's Tale" wins the award for outstanding drama series at the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday, September 17, 2017, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Photo: AP Much... Read more
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Newsmax
2017 Emmy Awards Include Top Prizes to 'Veep,' 'The Handmaid's Tale'Tale," which also won best drama writing and directing awards and a best actres
Newsmax / Posted 8 hours ago
Tale," which also won best drama writing and directing awards and a best actress trophy for Elisabeth Moss. A beaming Margaret Atwood, the Canadian author whose 1985 novel is the show's source, was onstage. Sterling K. Brown, whose role in... Read more
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Variety
Inside Emmy Parties With Nicole Kidman, Donald Glover, Elisabeth Moss and Moreand drama series) but was quite jovial when others asked to hold one too, even
Variety / Posted 10 hours ago
and drama series) but was quite jovial when others asked to hold one too, even if just to see how heavy it is. Author Margaret Atwood was a highlight of the party for many, though. Prior to arriving at the party, she did the Winners Walk with... Read more
11h
New York Post
No, ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ has nothing to do with Trump’s Americawidely accepted belief in liberal America that the show tells us something abou
New York Post / Posted 11 hours ago
widely accepted belief in liberal America that the show tells us something about the Trump era. Based on the 1985 novel by Margaret Atwood, the series depicts a misogynist dystopia. Christian fundamentalists have established a theocracy that —... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘The Handmaid’s Tale,’ ‘Veep’ lead Emmy awardeesTale,” which also won best drama writing and directing awards and a best actres
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 hours ago
Tale,” which also won best drama writing and directing awards and a best actress trophy for Elisabeth Moss. A beaming Margaret Atwood, the Canadian author whose 1985 novel is the show’s source, was onstage. ADVERTISEMENT Sterling K. Brown,... Read more
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CTV News
CanLit community celebrates success of 'The Handmaid's Tale' after EmmysTORONTO -- When Margaret Atwood took the stage with the team from "The Handmaid
CTV News / Posted 13 hours ago
TORONTO -- When Margaret Atwood took the stage with the team from "The Handmaid's Tale" at the end of Sunday's Emmy Awards, Mike Hamm cheered on the CanLit legend from his Halifax home while the Los Angeles audience gave her a standing ovation. The... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The Margaret Atwood story of 'Alias Grace' gets inside your headwas she possessed by the ghost of another? Those are a couple of the questions
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
was she possessed by the ghost of another? Those are a couple of the questions bubbling around “Alias Grace,” the 1996 Margaret Atwood novel based on the real-life murders in what then was known as Upper Canada and that we now would describe as... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Nielsen says 11.4 million watch Emmy AwardsBruce Miller, from left, Margaret Atwood, and Elisabeth Moss accept the award f
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 16 hours ago
Bruce Miller, from left, Margaret Atwood, and Elisabeth Moss accept the award for outstanding drama series for "The Handmaid's Tale" at the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris... Read more
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The Mercury News
Haven’t seen ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’? Here’s a primerhaven’t heard all that much about it. Here’s your quick primer: “My name is Of
The Mercury News / Posted 17 hours ago
haven’t heard all that much about it. Here’s your quick primer: “My name is Offred” Based on the seminal 1985 novel by Margaret Atwood, “The Handmaid’s Tale” it’s a chilling glimpse into life in the Republic of Gilead, a totalitarian society in... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
President Trump omnipresent over Emmy Awards ceremonybest drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing award
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 17 hours ago
best drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing awards, and star Elisabeth Moss won best actress. Margaret Atwood, whose 1985 novel is the show's source, stood onstage with the cast and crew to soak in the adulation. Asked... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
President Trump omnipresent over Emmy Awards ceremonybest drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing award
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 17 hours ago
best drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing awards, and star Elisabeth Moss won best actress. Margaret Atwood, whose 1985 novel is the show's source, stood onstage with the cast and crew to soak in the adulation. Asked... Read more
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NBC Miami
5 Biggest Jaw-Droppers at the 2017 Emmysservice in history to take home outstanding drama series). Overall the dystopia
NBC Miami / Posted 18 hours ago
service in history to take home outstanding drama series). Overall the dystopian drama based on the classic 1985 novel by Margaret Atwood--who thrilled the literary nerds among us when she joined the cast and crew onstage at the end of the... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
President Trump omnipresent over Emmy Awards ceremonybest drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing award
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 18 hours ago
best drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing awards, and star Elisabeth Moss won best actress. Margaret Atwood, whose 1985 novel is the show's source, stood onstage with the cast and crew to soak in the adulation. Asked... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
5 Biggest Jaw-Droppers at the 2017 Emmysservice in history to take home outstanding drama series). Overall the dystopia
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 18 hours ago
service in history to take home outstanding drama series). Overall the dystopian drama based on the classic 1985 novel by Margaret Atwood--who thrilled the literary nerds among us when she joined the cast and crew onstage at the end of the... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
5 Biggest Jaw-Droppers at the 2017 Emmysservice in history to take home outstanding drama series). Overall the dystopia
NBC Connecticut / Posted 18 hours ago
service in history to take home outstanding drama series). Overall the dystopian drama based on the classic 1985 novel by Margaret Atwood--who thrilled the literary nerds among us when she joined the cast and crew onstage at the end of the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Issa Rae, RuPaul, Milo Ventimiglia and more on the last show they had an emotional response towinner "The Handmaid's Tale" as the show that elicited strong feelings. John T
Los Angeles Times / Posted 18 hours ago
winner "The Handmaid's Tale" as the show that elicited strong feelings. John Turturro from "The Night Of" name-checked the Margaret Atwood adaptation (because "unfortunately, it seems very relevant") as did Emmy winner RuPaul Charles and "Feud's"... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
5 Biggest Jaw-Droppers at the 2017 Emmysservice in history to take home outstanding drama series). Overall the dystopia
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 18 hours ago
service in history to take home outstanding drama series). Overall the dystopian drama based on the classic 1985 novel by Margaret Atwood--who thrilled the literary nerds among us when she joined the cast and crew onstage at the end of the... Read more
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NBC New York
5 Biggest Jaw-Droppers at the 2017 Emmysservice in history to take home outstanding drama series). Overall the dystopia
NBC New York / Posted 18 hours ago
service in history to take home outstanding drama series). Overall the dystopian drama based on the classic 1985 novel by Margaret Atwood--who thrilled the literary nerds among us when she joined the cast and crew onstage at the end of the... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
5 Biggest Jaw-Droppers at the 2017 Emmysservice in history to take home outstanding drama series). Overall the dystopia
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 18 hours ago
service in history to take home outstanding drama series). Overall the dystopian drama based on the classic 1985 novel by Margaret Atwood--who thrilled the literary nerds among us when she joined the cast and crew onstage at the end of the... Read more
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NBC Chicago
5 Biggest Jaw-Droppers at the 2017 Emmysservice in history to take home outstanding drama series). Overall the dystopia
NBC Chicago / Posted 18 hours ago
service in history to take home outstanding drama series). Overall the dystopian drama based on the classic 1985 novel by Margaret Atwood--who thrilled the literary nerds among us when she joined the cast and crew onstage at the end of the... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
5 Biggest Jaw-Droppers at the 2017 Emmysservice in history to take home outstanding drama series). Overall the dystopia
NBC Bay Area / Posted 18 hours ago
service in history to take home outstanding drama series). Overall the dystopian drama based on the classic 1985 novel by Margaret Atwood--who thrilled the literary nerds among us when she joined the cast and crew onstage at the end of the... Read more
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NBC Washington
5 Biggest Jaw-Droppers at the 2017 Emmysservice in history to take home outstanding drama series). Overall the dystopia
NBC Washington / Posted 18 hours ago
service in history to take home outstanding drama series). Overall the dystopian drama based on the classic 1985 novel by Margaret Atwood--who thrilled the literary nerds among us when she joined the cast and crew onstage at the end of the... Read more
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CTV News
Atwood's 'Handmaid's Tale' and Vallee's 'Big Little Lies' dominate EmmysNight Live" were the top award winners. Here is a look at some Canadian highli
CTV News / Posted 18 hours ago
Night Live" were the top award winners. Here is a look at some Canadian highlights: ALL THINGS ATWOOD CanLit legend Margaret Atwood was the toast of Tinseltown as "The Handmaid's Tale," based on her 1985 dystopian novel, won eight trophies.... Read more
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The Seattle Times
President Trump omnipresent over Emmy Awards ceremonybest drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing award
The Seattle Times / Posted 19 hours ago
best drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing awards, and star Elisabeth Moss won best actress. Margaret Atwood, whose 1985 novel is the show’s source, stood onstage with the cast and crew to soak in the adulation. Asked... Read more
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CBC.ca
The Handmaid's Tale wins Emmy for best drama seriesTale, which also won best drama writing and directing awards and a best actress
CBC.ca / Posted 19 hours ago
Tale, which also won best drama writing and directing awards and a best actress trophy for Elisabeth Moss. A beaming Margaret Atwood, the Canadian author whose 1985 novel is the show's source, was onstage. Sterling K. Brown, whose role in... Read more
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BC Local News
Veep and The Handmaid’s Tale win top Emmy Award prizesTale, which also won best drama writing and directing awards and a best actress
BC Local News / Posted 20 hours ago
Tale, which also won best drama writing and directing awards and a best actress trophy for Elisabeth Moss. A beaming Margaret Atwood, the celebrated Canadian author whose 1985 novel is the show's source, was onstage and received a standing... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Veep� and �The Handmaid�s Tale� win top Emmy Award prizesTale,� which also won best drama writing and directing awards and a best actres
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 20 hours ago
Tale,� which also won best drama writing and directing awards and a best actress trophy for Elisabeth Moss. A beaming Margaret Atwood, the Canadian author whose 1985 novel is the show�s source, was onstage. Sterling K. Brown, whose role in... Read more
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Variety
Emmys 2017: Everything You Didn’t See on TVBrown. The zeal for best drama series “The Handmaid’s Tale” was likewise palpa
Variety / Posted 21 hours ago
Brown. The zeal for best drama series “The Handmaid’s Tale” was likewise palpable, especially when world-renowned writer Margaret Atwood joined the cast and crew to accept their award for best drama series. “Oh, they’re bringing more handmaids up... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jon Hamm hugs Elisabeth Moss at Emmy partyto be up here with me.' Also getting a mention were her 'incredible' castmates
Daily Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
to be up here with me.' Also getting a mention were her 'incredible' castmates and her manager and Handmaid’s Tale author Margaret Atwood for 'what you did in 1985. Thank you for what you continue to do for all of us.' She also thanked director... Read more
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TribLIVE
President Trump omnipresent over Emmy Awards ceremonybest drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing award
TribLIVE / Posted 21 hours ago
best drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing awards, and star Elisabeth Moss won best actress. Margaret Atwood, whose 1985 novel is the show's source, stood onstage with the cast and crew to soak in the adulation. Asked... Read more
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The Manila Times
A very political Emmyswon Outstanding Limited Series. “The Handmaid’s Tale,” Hulu’s acclaimed series
The Manila Times / Posted 21 hours ago
won Outstanding Limited Series. “The Handmaid’s Tale,” Hulu’s acclaimed series based on the 1985 novel by Canadian author Margaret Atwood, won awards for writing and directing as well as the biggest prize of the night – Outstanding Drama... Read more
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The Forward
What Jews Can Learn From ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’When Margaret Atwood published “The Handmaid’s Tale” in 1984, the dystopian gen
The Forward / Posted 22 hours ago
When Margaret Atwood published “The Handmaid’s Tale” in 1984, the dystopian genre in literature was about to change. The books that had defined it, including Aldous Huxley’s “Brave New World” and George Orwell’s “1984,” had been preoccupied with the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
President Trump loomed over Emmy Awards ceremonybest drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing award
Bangor Daily News / Posted 22 hours ago
best drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing awards, and star Elisabeth Moss won best actress. Margaret Atwood, whose 1985 novel is the show’s source, stood onstage with the cast and crew to soak in the adulation. Asked... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
‘Veep’ and ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ win top Emmy Award prizesTale,” which also won best drama writing and directing awards and a best actres
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 22 hours ago
Tale,” which also won best drama writing and directing awards and a best actress trophy for Elisabeth Moss. A beaming Margaret Atwood, the Canadian author whose 1985 novel is the show’s source, was onstage. Sterling K. Brown, whose role in... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
President Trump omnipresent over Emmy Awards ceremonybest drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing award
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 23 hours ago
best drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing awards, and star Elisabeth Moss won best actress. Margaret Atwood, whose 1985 novel is the show's source, stood onstage with the cast and crew to soak in the adulation. Asked... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
President Trump omnipresent over Emmy Awards ceremonybest drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing award
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 23 hours ago
best drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing awards, and star Elisabeth Moss won best actress. Margaret Atwood, whose 1985 novel is the show's source, stood onstage with the cast and crew to soak in the adulation. Asked... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
President Trump omnipresent over Emmy Awards ceremonybest drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing award
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 23 hours ago
best drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing awards, and star Elisabeth Moss won best actress. Margaret Atwood, whose 1985 novel is the show's source, stood onstage with the cast and crew to soak in the adulation. Asked... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
President Trump omnipresent over Emmy Awards ceremonybest drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing award
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 23 hours ago
best drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing awards, and star Elisabeth Moss won best actress. Margaret Atwood, whose 1985 novel is the show's source, stood onstage with the cast and crew to soak in the adulation. Asked... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
President Trump omnipresent over Emmy Awards ceremonybest drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing award
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 23 hours ago
best drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing awards, and star Elisabeth Moss won best actress. Margaret Atwood, whose 1985 novel is the show's source, stood onstage with the cast and crew to soak in the adulation. Asked... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
President Trump omnipresent over Emmy Awards ceremonybest drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing award
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 23 hours ago
best drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing awards, and star Elisabeth Moss won best actress. Margaret Atwood, whose 1985 novel is the show's source, stood onstage with the cast and crew to soak in the adulation. Asked... Read more
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WALB Albany
President Trump omnipresent over Emmy Awards ceremonybest drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing award
WALB Albany / Posted 23 hours ago
best drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing awards, and star Elisabeth Moss won best actress. Margaret Atwood, whose 1985 novel is the show's source, stood onstage with the cast and crew to soak in the adulation. Asked... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
President Trump omnipresent over Emmy Awards ceremonybest drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing award
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 23 hours ago
best drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing awards, and star Elisabeth Moss won best actress. Margaret Atwood, whose 1985 novel is the show's source, stood onstage with the cast and crew to soak in the adulation. Asked... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
President Trump omnipresent over Emmy Awards ceremonybest drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing award
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 23 hours ago
best drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing awards, and star Elisabeth Moss won best actress. Margaret Atwood, whose 1985 novel is the show's source, stood onstage with the cast and crew to soak in the adulation. Asked... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
President Trump omnipresent over Emmy Awards ceremonybest drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing award
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 23 hours ago
best drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing awards, and star Elisabeth Moss won best actress. Margaret Atwood, whose 1985 novel is the show's source, stood onstage with the cast and crew to soak in the adulation. Asked... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
President Trump omnipresent over Emmy Awards ceremonybest drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing award
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 23 hours ago
best drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing awards, and star Elisabeth Moss won best actress. Margaret Atwood, whose 1985 novel is the show's source, stood onstage with the cast and crew to soak in the adulation. Asked... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
President Trump omnipresent over Emmy Awards ceremonybest drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing award
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 23 hours ago
best drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing awards, and star Elisabeth Moss won best actress. Margaret Atwood, whose 1985 novel is the show's source, stood onstage with the cast and crew to soak in the adulation. Asked... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
President Trump omnipresent over Emmy Awards ceremonybest drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing award
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 23 hours ago
best drama. The show was also responsible for drama writing and directing awards, and star Elisabeth Moss won best actress. Margaret Atwood, whose 1985 novel is the show's source, stood onstage with the cast and crew to soak in the adulation. Asked... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
'Veep' and 'The Handmaid's Tale' win top Emmy Award prizesTale," which also won best drama writing and directing awards and a best actres
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 23 hours ago
Tale," which also won best drama writing and directing awards and a best actress trophy for Elisabeth Moss. A beaming Margaret Atwood, the Canadian author whose 1985 novel is the show's source, was onstage. Sterling K. Brown, whose role in... Read more
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