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Joseph Fiennes plays a rapist during The Handmaid’s Tale

WARNING: Graphic disturbing images 

He won thousands of swooning admirers with his dashing looks on hit show Shakespeare In Love. 

But with his latest role Joseph Fiennes has embarked on far grittier territory, playing a brutal rapist in a controversial scene in US dysopian drama The Handmaid’s Tale. 

Episode five of the show, which appeared on streaming site Hulu in the US on Wednesday, shows his character, Commander Waterford, repeatedly raping a concubine, Offred, played by Elisabeth Moss.

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Controversial: Heartthrob Joseph Fiennes played a brutal rapist during shocking scene in dysopian drama The Handmaid's Tale that screened online on Wednesday

Controversial: Heartthrob Joseph Fiennes played a brutal rapist during shocking scene in dysopian drama The Handmaid’s Tale that screened online on Wednesday

Based on the book by Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid’s Tale

Read more at: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-4504744/Joseph-Fiennes-plays-rapist-Handmaid-s-Tale.html

Aubrey Plaza Plays an Instagram-Obsessed Stalker in the Ingrid Goes West Trailer

We then see shots of Ingrid heading west to California (with a new blond hairdo in tow), where she eventually befriends Taylor. According to a plot synopsis on the website for the Sundance Film Festival, where the film premiered,”After Ingrid adopts a Taylor-made identity for herself, her machinations to prove she’s BFF material for her Insta idol are underway—that is, until she meets Taylor’s obnoxious brother Nicky, who threatens to tear down her façade.” Talk about friend drama.

Read more at: http://www.glamour.com/story/aubrey-plaza-ingrid-goes-west-trailer