Tonight is the finale of The Handmaid’s Story on Hulu. Season 3, Episode 13 will culminate the third season of the present. There shall 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 need to be pleased 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 struggle.”
At this cut-off date, it’s unclear precisely when Hulu will drop Season 4. Nevertheless, we will 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 not too long ago instructed Selection:
“The artistic course of will decide, is it a fourth season, is it 5 seasons? And I feel that’s one of many advantages for creators within the streaming world — exhibits can take a pure development, they will reside for so long as they need to reside or they will finish. I feel it’s unfair typically 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 formidable 11 Emmys, although it is just allowed to compete in classes that honor particular person achievement. (Followers might have observed that the sequence is absent from quite a few the foremost Emmy classes, and that’s all to do with the Emmys eligibility guidelines. To compete for an Emmy, a present should air a minimum of half of its season between June 1- of the yr previous the ceremony- and Could 31-of the yr of the ceremony. This yr, the present’s third season didn’t drop till June 5, that means it is going to 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, modifying, and music competitors.
These eleven nods deliver it to an amazing whole of 44 Emmy nominations. The Handmaid’s Story has gained 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 Could 2018.
Remember to tune into the finale of The Handmaid’s Story tonight on Hulu at 12am ET.