‘Handmaid’s Tale’ Ups Alexis Bledel to Series Regular for Season 2
Alexis Bledel has actually been upped to series regular for “The Handmaid’s Tale” Season 2, Hulu announced on Thursday.Bledel appeared in a guest starring function throughout the critically-acclaimed show’s very first season as Emily/Ofglen. She befriends Offred (Elisabeth Moss) and informs her of a secret resistance group called Mayday.Bledel is repped by CAA, Market Entertainment, and Jackoway, Tyerman, Wertheimer, Austen, Mandelbaum, Morris & & Klein.The series is based upon the very popular novel of the same name by Margaret Atwood. It tells the story of life in the dystopia of Gilead, a totalitarian society in what was previously part of the United States. It is ruled by a fundamentalist routine that treats females as residential or commercial property of the state.As one of the few remaining fertile females, Offred is a Handmaid in the Leader’s family, among the caste of ladies forced into sexual yoke as a last desperate effort to repopulate a devastated world. Inning accordance with Hulu,”The Handmaid’s Tale “became the most-viewed premiere of any series– original or gotten– on the streaming service in its very first week. Season 2 is arranged to debut in 2018. The serieswas produced for tv by Bruce Miller, who acts as the series’showrunner. Miller, Warren Littlefield, Daniel Wilson, Fran Sears, and Illene Chaiken act as executive producers. It is produced by MGM Television and globally distributed by MGM.