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“Blessed be the fruit.” The latest season of The Handmaid’s Tale premiered on Hulu Thursday (September 14).
Elisabeth Moss, Samira Wiley, Bradley Whitford, Yvonne Strahovski, Max Minghella, OT Fagbenle, Ann Dowd, Madeline Brewer, Amanda Brugel and Sam Jaeger star in the series, set in a totalitarian, dystopian republic known as Gilead.
In Season 5, June (Moss) face consequences for killing Commander Waterford (Joseph Fiennes) while struggling to “redefine her identity and purpose.” June, Luke (Fagbenle) and Moira (Wiley) fight Gilead from a distance and continue to try to rescue and reunite with Hannah (Jordana Blake).
Now widowed after June killed Commander Waterford, Serena Joy (Strahovski) tries to raise her profile in Toronto as Gilead’s influence reaches Canada. Meanwhile, Commander Lawrence (Whitford) works with Nick (Minghella) and Aunt Lydia (Dowd) to try to reform Gilead and “rise to power.”
Adapted from Margaret Atwood novel the same name, The Handmaid’s Tale is produced by MGM Television and executive produced by Bruce Miller, Warren Littlefield, Moss, Daniel Wilson, Fran Sears, Eric Tuchman, Yahlin Chang, Rachel Shukert, Sheila Hockin, John Weber, Frank Siracusa, Steve Stark and Kim Todd.
That’s how you see The Handmaid’s Tale free of charge
Season 5 of The Handmaid’s Tale streams exclusively on Hulu. “Morning” and “Ballet”, the first two episodes of the new season, were released that September. 14. Episode 3 airs Wednesday (September 21) at midnight ET.
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Episodes and entire seasons of The Handmaid’s Tale (seasons 1-4) can currently be purchased on Prime VideoGoogle Play and other platforms.
Watch the trailer for the new season The Handmaid’s Tale below.