‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Releases New Trailer For Season 5
Hulu has released a new trailer for the upcoming fifth season of the streaming service’s hit series. The Handmaid’s Tale. The upcoming fifth season will be released on September 14 and will premiere with two new episodes followed by weekly single episodes.
The teaser’s official synopsis reads, according to TV Line: “June deals with the aftermath of Commander Waterford’s murder while struggling to redefine her identity and purpose. Widow Serena tries to make a name for herself in Toronto as Gilead’s influence is felt in Canada. Commander Lawrence works with Nick and Aunt Lydia as he attempts to reform Gilead and rise to power. June, Luke and Moira battle Gilead from a distance as they continue their mission to rescue and find Hannah.
Returning series regulars include Elisabeth Moss (Top of the lake), Bradley Whitford (The west wing), Yvonne Strahovski (Tomorrow’s War), Max Minghella (Elvis and Annabelle), OT Fagbenle (I could never be your wife), Samira Wiley (Orange is the new black), Anne Dowd (Lambs of God), Madeleine Brewer (The Deleted), Amanda Brugel (Sex after children), and Sam Jäger (Why women kill).
The series has been nominated for 75 Emmys since its premiere in 2017 and has won 15. Moss has been nominated three times for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series and won once in 2017. The show was nominated for Outstanding Drama. Series four times and won once also in 2017.
The Handmaid’s Tale is created by Bruce Miller (The stranger next to me), who also serves as executive producer with Moss, Warren Littlefield (The old man), Kim Todd (Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency), Sheila Hockin (In the Badlands), Kira Snyder (Pacific Rim: Uprising), Eric Tuchman (Stranger with my face), Yahlin Chang (Shades of blue), mike barker (The Sandman), Francois Sears (This is boomer), and Daniel Wilson (The powers of Matthew Star).