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How to stream ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’

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Jaime Carrillo


Posted on Apr 28, 2021   Updated on Apr 29, 2021, 12:29 pm CDT

Margaret Atwood is the queen of the dystopian novel. Children of Men and Oryx and Crake are as captivating as they are bone-chilling. But few can argue that her magnum opus is The Handmaid’s Tale.

Watch The Handmaids Tale on Hulu now

The best-selling novel spun out into a movie but it didn’t become a pop culture mainstay until the series landed on Hulu in 2016. Since then, it’s expanded on the universe created in the original novel. The plight of June Osborne navigating the patriarchal fundamentalist dystopia of The Republic of Gilead. The long-awaited season four is finally on our doorsteps, with a season five in the works.

Here’s everything you need to know to stream The Handmaid’s Tale.

Where to watch The Handmaid’s Tale

  • Airtime: Season four premiers Wednesday, April 28.
  • Channel: Hulu
  • Cast: Elisabeth Moss as June Osborne/Offred/Ofjoseph, Joseph Fiennes as Commander Fred Waterford, Yvonne Strahovski as Serena Joy Waterford, Alexis Bledel as Dr. Emily Malek Ph.D./Ofglen #1/Ofsteven/Ofroy, Madeline Brewer as Janine Lindo /Ofwarren/Ofdaniel/Ofhoward, Ann Dowd as Aunt Lydia/Lydia Clements, O. T. Fagbenle as Luke Bankole, Max Minghella as Commander Nick Blaine, Samira Wiley as Moira Strand, Amanda Brugel as Rita, Bradley Whitford as Commander Joseph Lawrence, Sam Jaeger as Mark Tuello
  • Genre: Documentary
  • Status: Renewed for season 5

The Handmaid’s Tale is available to stream on Hulu, where you can watch the documentary for free when you sign up to try their ad-free service for 30 days.

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*First Published: Apr 28, 2021, 2:54 pm CDT