Tonight is the finale of The Handmaid’s Story on Hulu. Season 3, Episode 13 will culminate the third season of the present. There can be no new episodes after this night’s episode airs.
For all these of you who’re unhappy that the season is wrapping up, you ought to be joyful to know that the present has been renewed for extra seasons.
What can we anticipate from a brand new installment of the present? In a latest interview with Good Housekeeping, govt producer Warren Littlefield shared, “We’re catching our breath from season 3, after which [creator Bruce Miller] and the writers will go into their suppose tank, and there are nonetheless extra tales to inform. There’s extra of Gilead to battle.”
At this time limit, it’s unclear precisely when Hulu will drop Season 4. Nonetheless, we are able to anticipate to see the present once more someday between April and June 2020. (The primary and second seasons aired in April, whereas the third season of the present got here out in June.)
And the way lengthy will the present, itself, final? Hulu CEO Randy Freer just lately advised Selection:
“The artistic course of will decide, is it a fourth season, is it 5 seasons? And I believe that’s one of many advantages for creators within the streaming world — reveals can take a pure development, they will stay for so long as they need to stay or they will finish. I believe it’s unfair generally within the characterization of broadcast tv that we speak about a present’s been canceled after 4 years or seven years, no matter it’s … Look, I hope, as success goes, there’s 10 seasons of The Handmaid’s Story.”
This yr, The Handmaid’s Story has been nominated for a powerful 11 Emmys, even if it’s only allowed to compete in classes that honor particular person achievement. (Followers could have observed that the collection is absent from a variety of the foremost Emmy classes, and that’s all to do with the Emmys eligibility guidelines. To compete for an Emmy, a present should air not less than half of its season between June 1- of the yr previous the ceremony- and Might 31-of the yr of the ceremony. This yr, the present’s third season didn’t drop till June 5, which means will probably be largely out of competition.)
This yr, Hulu was solely capable of submit two episodes for consideration. It’s nominations fall into the classes of cinematography, manufacturing design, sound mixing, costumes, enhancing, and music competitors.
These eleven nods convey it to an amazing complete of 44 Emmy nominations. The Handmaid’s Story has received in classes together with Visitor Actress, Excellent Drama Sequence, Lead Actress, Supporting Actress, Writing, and extra. The present, primarily based on the 1985 novel of the identical title by Margaret Atwood, went into manufacturing in late 2016. It was renewed for its third season in Might 2018.
You’ll want to tune into the finale of The Handmaid’s Story tonight on Hulu at 12am ET.