Set in a dystopian future, a woman is forced to live as a concubine under a fundamentalist theocratic dictatorship.
Did You Know?
Original author Margaret Atwood
was quite involved in the script adaptation of her 1985 novel insofar as the update of the vernacular over the intervening 32 years. According to showrunner Bruce Miller
, she had to ask the the scriptwriters to explain the meaning of the term "carpet munchers". See more