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The Handmaid’s Tale Season 2 returns to Hulu with two new episodes on April 25th. New episodes will air every Wednesday for the complete 13-episode second season.

If you want to catch up and watch Season 1, all episodes are available on demand at Hulu.

About the Show

Starring Elizabeth Moss (Offred), Joseph Fiennes (Commander Fred Waterford), Yvonne Strahovkski (Serena Joy), and Alexis Biedel (Ofglen).

The Handmaid’s Tale takes place in Gilead where fertility rates have collapsed. Set in a dystopian future, fertile women are forced to live as a concubine under a fundamentalist theocratic dictatorship.

When Does Season 2 of The Handmaid’s Tale premiere?

The Handmaid’s Tale returns to Hulu on April 25th.

When do new episodes of The Handmaid’s Tale get released?

Unlike Netflix, all episodes are not released at the same time. The Handmaid’s Tale will have two episodes released on April 25th, with new episodes released every Wednesday at 12:01am.

How can I watch The Handmaid’s Tale?

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