“You did this, Resistors. Praise be. Season 4 of The #HandmaidsTale is happening!” the show shared on its Twitter on last month.
So what do we have to look forward to from season 4? Read on for details on what we know. Keep in mind that this article will explore some of the season 3 finale episode of The Handmaid’s Tale in detail, so this is your official MAJOR SPOILER WARNING. Do NOT continue reading if you aren’t caught up on the series or season, and if you don’t want anything ruined before you get to watch the finale.
Hulu Announced That Season 4 Was Renewed in July
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Hulu announced on July 26, 2019 that season 4 of the hit drama series was renewed for a fourth season. However, there was no premiere date announced, so fans will just have to wait a little bit longer for the streaming service to release a premiere date. However, unless the showrunners pull an HBO-style move and force fans to wait for two years for the next season, we can likely expect season 4 to be released sometime in 2020. Season 3 premiered in early June this year, and the two previous seasons aired in April, so we imagine season 4 will follow the same late spring/early summer premiere schedule.
Good Housekeeping recently spoke with executive producer Warren Littlefield about season 4, saying “We’re catching our breath from season 3, and then [creator Bruce Miller] and the writers will go into their think tank, and there’s still more stories to tell. There’s more of Gilead to fight.”
It looks like Hulu CEO Randy Freer wants the show to continue for another decade. Freer told Variety in 2018 that he hopes there will be “10 seasons of The Handmaid’s Tale.” Check out his statement below:
“The creative process will determine, is it a fourth season, is it five seasons? And I think …read more