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Margaret Atwood


Margaret Atwood was born on November 18, 1939 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada as Margaret Eleanor Atwood. She is a writer and producer, known for The Handmaid's Tale (2017), Alias Grace (2017) and The Handmaid's Tale (1990). She was previously married to James Polk. See full bio »

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Known For

The Handmaid's Tale
(2017)
Alias Grace
Alias Grace Writer
(2017)
The Handmaid's Tale
(1990)
Screen Two
Screen Two Writer
(1987)

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 2015 Time Folds (Short) (writer) (completed)
 2017 Alias Grace (TV Mini-Series) (based on the novel by - 6 episodes)
- Part 6 (2017) ... (based on the novel by)
- Part 5 (2017) ... (based on the novel by)
- Part 4 (2017) ... (based on the novel by)
- Part 3 (2017) ... (based on the novel by)
- Part 2 (2017) ... (based on the novel by)
 2017 The Handmaid's Tale (TV Series) (based on the novel by - 10 episodes)
- Night (2017) ... (based on the novel by)
- The Bridge (2017) ... (based on the novel by)
- Jezebels (2017) ... (based on the novel by)
- The Other Side (2017) ... (based on the novel by)
- A Woman's Place (2017) ... (based on the novel by)
 2017 Wandering Wenda (TV Series) (book)
 2012/I Payback (Documentary) (book)
 2007 The Robber Bride (TV Movie) (based on the novel by)
 2004 The Sin Eater (Short) (short story)
 1990 The Handmaid's Tale (novel)
 1987 Screen Two (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Heaven on Earth (1987) ... (writer)
 1981 Surfacing (novel)
 1981 For the Record (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Snowbird (1981) ... (writer)
Show Show Producer (3 credits)
Show Show Actress (4 credits)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (33 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)

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Other Works:

Novel: "Surfacing" See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Portrayal | 2 Interviews | 7 Articles | See more »

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Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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Personal Quote:

On writing: If I waited for perfection...I would never write a word. See more »

Trivia:

Is a big fan of George Orwell's novel "Nineteen Eight-Four" and Ridley Scott's film Blade Runner (1982). See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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