The handmaid’s tale is American tragedic web television series by Bruce Miller based on the book by Margaret Atwood of the same name. The consulting producer of the series is Margaret Atwood, and its first broadcasting network is Hulu.
Series had 3 seasons till yet, and one season was aired on April 26, 2017, on Hulu. The series had 10 episodes in its 1st season in which the first 3 episodes were broadcasted on the same day, and later 7 e was broadcasted. Similarly, the second season was renewed in May 2017 and aired on April 25, 2018. The third season was renewed in May 2018 and aired on June 5, 2019. Finally, the fourth season was renewed in September 2019. The second and third season had 13 episodes each.
The cast of the series
The cast of the series is Elisabeth Moss as June Osborne / Offred, Joseph Fiennes as Commander Frederick “Fred” Waterford, Yvonne Strahovski as Serena Joy Waterford Fred’s wife, Alexis Bledel as Dr. Emily Malek Ph.D. June’s shopping partner, Madeline Brewer as Janine Lindo, Ann Dowd as Aunt Lydia / Miss Clements, O. T. Fagbenle as Luke Bankole, June’s husband.
The plot of The handmaid’s tale
The series is about a woman in the dystopia of Gilead who has to live as a kept woman. The place had twisted fundamentalism with plunging natality rate and environmental issues. Elisabeth is a handmaid in the commander’s house who had only one goal to just survive in that terrific environment and just to find her daughter. Her daughter was taken from her when she was caught with her husband and daughter. The daughter was given to the higher class family for raising her. The whole plot of the series is about her efforts to meet with her husband and daughter.
The handmaid’s tale season four
Season 4 was renewed just after the release of season three, and there was no actual confirmed date of release of season four. The new season will be having 10 episodes as of season one. There is no any kind of official announcements of release date and not even of filming and production work due to Coronavirus pandemic. From the sources, it is clear that we can’t expect it by this autumn.