General Information

Glossary: T
First Air Date: April 26th, 2017
Last Air Date: July 11th, 2018
Created By: Bruce Miller
Star Casts: Elisabeth Moss, Yvonne Strahovski, Joseph Fiennes, Max Minghella, Samira Wiley, Alexis Bledel, O.T. Fagbenle
Aired On: Hulu
Episode Runtime: 50 minutes
Total Seasons: 2 Seasons
Total Episodes: 23 Episodes
Type: Scripted
Status: Returning Series
Homepage: Hulu - The Handmaid's Tale

Last Updated: Tue, 17 Jul 2018 09:51:24 +0000

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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.

Seasons and Episodes

Season 1 (10 Episodes)

1: Offred - Aired: 2017-04-26

Offred, one the few fertile women known as Handmaids in the oppressive Republic of Gilead, struggles to survive as a reproductive surrogate for a powerful Commander and his resentful wife.

2: Birth Day - Aired: 2017-04-26

Offred and her fellow Handmaids assist with the delivery of Janine’s baby, prompting Offred to recall her own daughter’s birth. Offred draws closer to Ofglen while dreading a secret meeting with the Commander.

3: Late - Aired: 2017-04-26

Offred visits Janine’s baby with Serena Joy and remembers the early days of the revolution before Gilead. Ofglen faces a difficult challenge.

4: Nolite Te Bastardes Carborundorum - Aired: 2017-05-03

Punished by Serena Joy, Offred begins to unravel and reflects on her time with Moira at the Red Center. A complication during the Ceremony threatens Offred’s survival with the Commander and Serena Joy.

5: Faithful - Aired: 2017-05-10

Serena Joy makes Offred a surprising proposition. Offred remembers the unconventional beginnings of her relationship with her husband.

6: A Woman's Place - Aired: 2017-05-17

A Mexican Ambassador visiting Gilead questions Offred about her life as a Handmaid. Serena Joy reflects on her marriage and the role she once played in Gilead’s inception.

7: The Other Side - Aired: 2017-05-24

Remembering her family’s treacherous escape attempt, a shocking revelation from life before Gilead provides a new perspective on Offred’s life.

8: Jezebels - Aired: 2017-05-31

The Commander surprises Offred with a secret adventure in Gilead. Nick’s troubled past leads to his recruitment by the Sons of Jacob.

9: The Bridge - Aired: 2017-06-07

Offred embarks on a dangerous mission for the resistance. Janine moves to a new posting. Serena Joy suspects the Commander’s infidelity.

10: Night - Aired: 2017-06-14

Serena Joy confronts Offred and the Commander. Offred struggles with a complicated, life-changing revelation. The Handmaids face a brutal decision.

Season 2 (13 Episodes)

1: June - Aired: 2018-04-25

Offred reckons with the consequences of a dangerous decision while haunted by memories from her past and the violent beginnings of Gilead.

2: Unwomen - Aired: 2018-04-25

Offred adjusts to a new way of life. The arrival of an unexpected person disrupts the Colonies. A family is torn apart by the rise of Gilead.

3: Baggage - Aired: 2018-05-02

Offred reflects on her relationship with her mother as she navigates her way through Gilead. In Little America, Moira tries to cope with the trauma she endured.

4: Other Women - Aired: 2018-05-09

A baby shower provokes a troubling shift in Offred’s relationship with Serena Joy. Offred reckons with the choice she made that led her to become a Handmaid.

5: Seeds - Aired: 2018-05-16

Offred spirals as a Gilead ceremony disrupts her relationship with Nick. Janine tries to adjust to life in the Colonies, jeopardizing her friendship with Emily.

6: First Blood - Aired: 2018-05-23

Offred finds unexpected allies and obstacles in her search for a way to protect Hannah. The Commander prepares for the dedication of a new Red Center. Nick struggles with his new assignment.

7: After - Aired: 2018-05-30

An attack sends shockwaves through both Gilead and Little America. Serena Joy makes a dangerous choice in order to protect her family. Moira searches for someone from her past.

8: Women's Work - Aired: 2018-06-06

A sick baby tests Offred and Serena. Janine finally faces Naomi.

9: Smart Power - Aired: 2018-06-13

The Waterfords embark on a diplomatic trip abroad. Serena faces the temptation of life outside Gilead. Luke and Moira grapple with survivor’s guilt. Offred seeks support from allies.

10: The Last Ceremony - Aired: 2018-06-20

A frustrated Serena becomes desperate. The Commander tries to make amends with Offred. Nick pushes Eden farther away. Offred is faced with an unexpected reunion.

11: Holly - Aired: 2018-06-27

Offred faces a grueling challenge alone as she recalls her life as a mother. Serena Joy and the Commander deal with the fallout of their actions towards Offred.

12: Postpartum - Aired: 2018-07-04

Offred is sent to a familiar place. Nick is rocked by Gilead’s brutal response to a crime. Emily is assigned to a mysterious new house.

13: The Word - Aired: 2018-07-11

Serena and the other Wives strive to make change. Emily learns more about her new Commander. Offred faces a difficult decision.