The Handmaid’s Tale is a web TV series. The creator of the series is Bruce Miller. The series is based on the novel of the same name written by Margaret Atwood. It is a well-known series on Hulu. The Production of the first season started in 2016 and released on April 26, 2017, with 3 episodes. Other seven episodes released later. The second season released on April 25th, 2018 with fourteen episodes. The third season released on June 5, 2019, with ten episodes.
The series is the first show by Hulu to receive major awards including Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series Drama and Emmy for Outstanding Series on streaming service.
Release Date: “The Handmaid’s Tale Season 4”
The series was officially renewed by Hulu just before the finale of the third season in 2019. The shooting for the series begun in Toronto on March 2, 2020. The production was halted due to the global COVID-19 Pandemic. The plan was to wrap up the shoot in August 2020 and release the series by the end of 2020. Sadly we won’t see it by the end of 2020 because it is delayed to 2021.
The shooting for the series is still not resumed and it won’t until the situation calms down. The actors want to go back to work just like other workers. However, life is more than work. Let’s wait until we hear any official announcement regarding the release date of the series.
Cast: “The Handmaid’s Tale Season 4”
There is no information about any new face joining the show. Other casts will join the show according to the plot. Some of the stars cast expected to return for the third season are –
- Yvonne Strahovski will play Serena Waterford
- Joseph Fiennes will play Fred Waterford
- Alexis Bledel will play Dr Emily Malek
- Max Minghella will play Nick Blaine
- Ann Dowd will play Aunt Lydia
- Elisabeth Moss will play June
- Samira Wiley will play Moira
Plot: “The Handmaid’s Tale Season 4”
In season four we will see the fate of Serena and Fred, who are still held by prisoners and the future of June in Gilead will also be decided. As for Nick, his real identity will be revealed and it will be clear that in all previous seasons he was lying.
This season will be of only ten episodes. The creator of the series stated that even the episodes are less it will not affect the plot. He also said that this season will be more creative and interesting than previous seasons!
Storyline: “The Handmaid’s Tale Season 4”
The story of the series opens in New England, totalitarian state, called Gilead. The US government has overthrown Gilead. The series revolves around a woman named “June”. She is one of the few fertile women left there. She has to forcibly produce children for the ruling class of men.
They live in a patriarchal society where women are not allowed to read, write or do things which make them equal to men. They try to get their independence by going against the patriarchal rule of society. Hence, the main motive of the series is to show the struggle of the women “Handmaid” gain their independence.
Trailer: “The Handmaid’s Tale Season 4”
We’ll have to wait for the trailer of the fourth season. However, the teaser is available.