Stories of speculative fiction, especially dystopian novels, are extremely popular right now. As fundamental rights are called into question, looking at quotes from The Handmaid’s Tale can be helpful and provocative.
“It was the weirdest scene I have ever done in my career,” Elisabeth Moss says. She is referring to a key scene in the new Hulu series The Handmaid’s Tale. In the scene Moss wears a blood-red dress and a white bonnet as she lays splayed across a bed, her head in the lap of actress Yvonne Strahovski. A door slammed, and Joseph Fiennes walked in.