The place to look at: Hulu
Premiere date: Season 4 hits Hulu on April 28, 2021
Praise be, the much anticipated Season 4 of The Handmaid’s Tale is (finally) returning to the small screen.
It’s been forever since Season 3. Where did we leave off?
When we last left June and the world of Gilead nearly two years ago, she had managed to free many women and children from Gilead to Canada, but she was on the run with a gunshot wound. Despite getting her and Nick’s daughter to safety, she feels she must return to collect her other daughter, Hannah, and bring her to Canada with her father, Luke. Commander Waterford and Serena were adjusting to their new life outside the walls of Gilead, and Nick had all but disappeared. (Spoiler alert: He’s back for the new season!)
Check out the trailer below:
Thinking about tuning in? Here’s what you need to know.
The first three episodes of Season 4 of The Handmaid’s Tale arrive on Hulu on April 28, 2021. The final seven episodes will drop in a weekly format thereafter. The new season was originally scheduled to premiere in the fall of 2020, but the Covid-19 pandemic delayed production, which has delayed the premiere.
What are people saying about Season 4 of The Handmaid’s Tale so far?
Mashable entertainment reporter Alison Foreman summed up the Season 4 trailer as “a straight-up horror film,” noting that “it appears like this dystopian hellscape has turn out to be much more intense since we left it in 2019.” Another highlights:
“The season is about to characteristic June persevering with on her path to changing into a insurgent chief who is set to struggle again towards Gilead. Though June’s righteous journey will liberate her, it additionally threatens her security and everybody she loves.” — , author at Collider
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