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Handmaid’s tale season 4: Plot, cast and characters and other updates

The Handmaids Tale Season 4

The long wait for Handmaid’s Tale season 4 is over for the fans. Yes, there is a piece of good news as well as bad news. The good news is that the show has been renewed for season 4. However, taking into consideration the pandemic, there might be a delay. Season 4 of the show will be premiered in the year 2021. It is speculated to launch during mid year.

Handmaid’s tale is a dystopian tragedy. It was first released on April 26, 2017. The show is created by Bruce Miller. It is based on a book by Margaret Atwood. The show has completed three seasons with 36 episodes. The show is in English language. Further details about the show is given below.

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Firstly, the show presents a world where fertility rates have gone down due to pollution as well as sexually transmitted diseases. The government establishes a new rule, where fertile women are forced to get impregnated by the elite commanders or other people in power whose wives cannot conceive a child. The handmaids are not named, they are known by the name of the person they work for and an “of” is added before their name. They also have many restrictions.

The story centers around Offred, who was a handmaid and the problems she faces. Her flashback of the life she had before are also shown. She was married and was going to flee from the country but was captured on the way. She has not seen him nor her daughter since then.

The Handmaid’s tale tells us about a time when women were forced to work as handmaids. It shows how the elites took advantage of the powerless and used them for their own benefits.

Cast and characters

However, the same cast is expected to return for the new sequel:

Elisabeth Moss as June aka Offred

Yvonne Strahovski as Serena

Ann Dowd as Aunt Lydia

O.T. Fagbenle as Luke

Alexis Bledel as Emily

Joseph Fiennes as Commander Watford

The Handmaid’s Tale season 4

The new season is expected to air in the year 2021. Fans are waiting to see what new life awaits June and if she will reunite with her daughter.

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