Leah Remini Doesn't Hold Anything Against Scientologist Elisabeth Moss, Except...

It’s Emmys press season, and Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath is up for two trophies at this year’s ceremony, so this week has been a particularly active one for Remini’s crusade against her former church. Earlier this week, she argued on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert that Scientology isn’t a religion…

Isn't It Relevant That the Star of The Handmaid's Tale Belongs to a Secretive, Allegedly Oppressive Religion? 

The Handmaid’s Tale is one of the finest dystopian novels ever written, and it is, inescapably and fundamentally, about women’s oppression under an ultra-conservative regime. The much-anticipated Hulu series based on the book doesn’t shy away from the original subject matter; it couldn’t, really, and remain the …

The Misogynist Future of Hulu's The Handmaid's Tale Feels Terrifyingly Within Reach

In the first couple episodes of Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale, there are two aerial shots depicting the handmaids, dressed in vibrant scarlet, flocking together in an animalistic swarm. The first is when they murder an accused rapist at the behest of their totalitarian government. The second is when one of their own has…

Elisabeth Moss Will Star in an Adaptation of Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale 

Margaret Atwood fans, rejoice! According to the Hollywood Reporter, Elisabeth Moss will star in a made-for-Hulu adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s dystopic novel The Handmaid’s Tale. The ten-episode series is scheduled to air in 2017; Atwood will serve as a consulting producer, and the script was written by The 100's…

Sparkly Cleavage and One Awkward Low-Rise Pant at the People Awards

America's most upscale tabloid People held its annual awards show last night, acknowledging the most influential people of its 2014 or whatever-whatever. People being People, its red carpet attracted quite the coterie of A-listers, wearing a range of ensembles from wonderful to disastrous, and a nice little preview as…