The Handmaid’s Story drops the primary three episodes of season 4 early
Followers of The Handmaid’s Story might be getting their subsequent dose of the dystopian drama slightly bit early.
The Elizabeth Moss-fronted Hulu collection launched the primary three episodes of season 4 on Tuesday at 6pm PT, six-hours forward of schedule.
Castmates Moss, Joseph Fiennes, Alexis Bledel, Anne Dowd, Bradley Whitford and extra banded collectively to announce the information on Tuesday afternoon with a fast video montage.
Early: Followers of The Handmaid’s Story have entry to the primary three episodes of the season 4 forward of its Wednesday launch
The primary two episodes, Pigs and Nightshade, had been directed by Emmy-winner Colin Watkinson whereas Moss juggled appearing and directing obligation within the third episode, The Crossing. (She additionally directed two episodes later within the season.)
Subsequent installments of the 10-part season will air weekly on Fridays.
Followers have been patiently awaiting the return of the collection, which is impressed by the Margaret Atwood novel of the identical identify.
The season three finale aired all the way in which again in August of 2019.
Season 4 started manufacturing in March 2020 however needed to shut down simply weeks later as a result of COVID-19 restrictions.
Taking pictures resumed in September 2020 with strict well being protocol in place.
Persistence: The season three finale got here out in August 2019, leaving audiences looking forward to the following season
The Handmaid’s Story takes place in a world following American’s second Civil Battle, the place a lot of the US is now a part of the authoritarian society of Gilead.
Because the world faces dangerously low delivery charges, childbearing girls are enslaved as ‘Handmaids,’ tasked to reveal the kids of society’s elite.
All through the seasons, Moss’ character June Osbourne has proven a penchant for rebelliousness, a high quality which has put her life in peril time and time once more.
The Mad Males star joked about June’s resilience throughout an interview with TVLine in July 2020, telling followers why she’s right here to remain.
‘It’s humorous, as a result of generally folks will say to me, like, “How is she nonetheless alive?” She’s dedicated the worst atrocities out of any of the handmaids, and but by some means, she’s survived,’
‘And my reply is normally, “Yeah, as a result of … I’m the lead of the present. They’re not going to not have me within the present. In order that’s why I maintain surviving.”‘
Dystopia: The Handmaid’s Story takes place in a world following American’s second Civil Battle, the place a lot of the US is now a part of the authoritarian society of Gilead