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The Handmaid's Tale(TV show/series, 2017-)

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| 50min per episode | Genres: Science-Fiction & Fantasy, Drama

Scripted Reality in 4 seasons with 39 episodes

The Handmaid's TaleRating: 4.1/5 (with 579 votes) 364
The Handmaid's Tale is an American dystopian tragedy television series created by Bruce Miller, based on the 1985 novel of the same name by Canadian author Margaret Atwood. The series was ordered by the streaming service Hulu as a straight-to-series order of 10 episodes, for which production began in late 2016. The plot features a dystopia following a Second American Civil War wherein a totalitarian society subjects fertile women, called "Handmaids", to child-bearing slavery. The first three episodes of the series premiered on April 26, 2017; the subsequent seven episodes were released every Wednesday. In July 2019, the series was renewed for a fourth season, which is scheduled to premiere on April 28, 2021. In September 2019, it was announced that Hulu and MGM were developing a sequel series, to be based on Atwood's 2019 novel The Testaments. In December 2020, ahead of the fourth season premiere, the series was renewed for a fifth season. The Handmaid's Tale's first season won eight Primetime Emmy Awards from 13 nominations, including Outstanding Drama Series. It is the first show produced by Hulu to win a major award as well as the first series on a streaming service to win an Emmy ... ()
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Awards & Nominations for The Handmaid's Tale

Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series

About The Handmaid's Tale

Set in a dystopian future, a woman is forced to live as a concubine under a fundamentalist theocratic dictatorship. A TV adaptation of Margaret Atwood's novel.

Trailer for The Handmaid's Tale + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

The Handmaid's Tale: Series Trailer • A Hulu Original(Trailer, 1:13)

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The Handmaid's Tale Seasons and Episodes

04/28/2021Season 4 - 3 episodes
June strikes back against Gilead as a fierce rebel leader, but the risks she takes bring unexpected and dangerous new challenges. Her quest for justice and revenge threatens to consume her and destroy her most cherished relationships.
#1 | 04/28/2021Episode 1 - in 54d
#2 | 04/28/2021Episode 2 - in 54d
#3 | 04/28/2021Episode 3 - in 54d
06/05/2019Season 3 - 13 episodes
04/25/2018Season 2 - 13 episodes
04/26/2017Season 1 - 10 episodes
04/25/2018Specials - 16 episodes

Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Based on the work of: Margaret Atwood ("The Handmaid's Tale")
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 30 languages: Arabic (AR), Bulgarian (BG), Bosnian (BS), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Persian (FA), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Lithuanian (LT), Latvian (LV), Dutch (NL), Norwegian (NO), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Serbian (SR), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Returning series
First episode released on: 04/26/2017
Latest episode released on: 08/14/2019
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"侍女的故事"
"La servante écarlate"
"The Handmaid’s Tale"
"قصهٔ ندیمه"
"Il racconto dell'ancella"
"시녀이야기"
"Історія служниці"
"Розповідь служниці"

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WatchPlayStream ID: SHOWS:49, Added: 02/04/2018, Last updated: 03/02/2021