The Handmaid's Tale is set to return for season on Wednesday, June 5, with three new episodes and subsequent shows released every Wednesday, Hulu announced today at TCA.
That means that the Emmy-winning 2019 Primetime Awards.
"We wanted to give the show as much time as possible to maintain the quality," Hulu SVP of Originals Craig Erwich said at the TCA about the decision to delay Handmaid's Season 3 premiere.
The 13-episode third season of the drama series wants to follow June's resistance to the dystopian regime of Gilead and to struggle to strike back against overwhelming odds.
Viewers can expect to see startling reunions, betrayals, and a journey to the terrifying heart of Gilead: "Blessed be the fight."
A new teaser trailer for Season 3 debuted during Super Bowl LIII, and painted a bleak, fire-filled picture of Gilead. Ronald Reagan's jarring 1
The Handmaid's Tale comes to Hulu from MGM Television and is produced by Bruce Miller
Warren Littlefield, Elisabeth Moss, Daniel Wilson, Fran Sears, Ilene Chaiken, Eric Tuchman and Mike Barker also serve as executive producers.
The Handmaid's Tale stars Elisabeth Moss, Joseph Fiennes, Yvonne Strahovski, Alexis Bledel, Madeline Brewer, Ann Dowd, OT Fagbenle, Max Minghella, Samira Wiley and Bradley Whitford.