The Handmaid’s Tale’s Showrunner Shares What Keeps June Alive

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The Handmaid’s Tale is deep into its third season, and June (Elisabeth Moss) continues to survive against an ever-increasing amount of odds—to the point where it feels like she isn’t facing consequences for her more rebellious actions. So, what exactly is keeping June from being killed by Gilead? Showrunner Bruce…

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The Handmaid’s Tale’s Ann Dowd Says ‘Put Your Phone Down and Protest’ New Anti-Abortion Laws

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The Handmaid’s Tale has entered its third season—and is starting to feel more like a plausible warning than a dystopian nightmare, as more states, like Georgia, continue to sign laws restricting access to safe and legal abortions. Now, the woman who embodies one of the show’s most devout believers is speaking out,…

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Disney’s CEO ‘Doubts’ They Can Stay in Georgia if Anti-Abortion Law Is Enacted

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Disney has officially joined Netflix in questioning its future in Georgia should the state’s recent anti-abortion law take effect in 2020, as more actors like Game of Thrones’ Sophie Turner announce their intention to boycott. While the studio didn’t go so far as to condemn the law, like Netflix, Disney CEO Bob Iger…

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Netflix Comes Out Against Georgia’s Anti-Abortion Law, Other Studios Still Silent

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The third season of The Handmaid’s Tale may be a month away, but it already feels like it’s making headlines. More states have passed and signed legislation that makes it hard for women to get safe and legal abortions—including in Georgia, which has become a key state for the film industry. How are media companies…

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