When will the next episode of The Handmaid’s Tale Season 5 premiere on Hulu? Continue reading to find out.
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Fans have tuned in to see the first six episodes, which have prompted even more expectations about the tale, which will unravel and clarify all of the unanswered concerns by the conclusion of the last episode and shift the focus to the sixth season. If you are one of those who want to get clarity and a head start about the potential release date of the next episode, then look no further! as we’ve compiled all of the key details on the new episode to ease any of your concerns.
Here is everything we know so far about The Handmaid’s Tale Season 5 Episode 7.
The Handmaid’s Tale Season 5 Episode 7 Release Date and Time Slot
The Handmaid’s Tale Season 5 Episode 7, No Man’s Land, is all set to release on October 19, 2022, at approximately 9 p.m. PT/12 a.m. ET on Tuesday nights or very early Wednesday mornings if you’re on the east coast. The runtime of each episode is approximately 41-65 minutes.
The official Twitter handle of the show confirmed that the episodes are now available to stream on a weekly basis, quoting, “Save your tears. A brand new episode of #TheHandmaidsTale has arrived.” Take a look at the post below:
— The Handmaid's Tale (@HandmaidsOnHulu) October 12, 2022
The Handmaid’s Tale Season 5 Episode 7: What to expect in the new episode?
According to Hulu, the official description of the episode states, “Alone and isolated, June and Serena form an unlikely duo as they must find a way to survive together.” The episode is directed by Natalia Leite and written by Rachel Shukert.
The official promo of 3:30 minutes was released on October 12, 2022, which gave a brief glimpse into the plotlines of the episode. It is exciting to see how the events will transpire in the new episode after six episodes which are leading toward the season finale. Take a look at the promo below:
The Handmaid’s Tale Season 5: A quick recap of the season so far
According to the press release, The Handmaid’s Tale Season 5 will bear the consequences of June’s actions at the very end of season 4. June, Luke, and Moira continue their search for Hannah from a distance, all while the resistance fights Gilead’s growing influence in Canada. And, now that Commander Lawrence and Aunt Lydia have an alliance, the two will fight to reform Gilead from the inside in light of Fred Waterford’s absence.
The network has not disclosed the season’s actual plotlines, but the existing episode descriptions are adequate to paint a picture and offer an impression of the season’s direction, which will assist in better comprehending the topic. So far, here’s all we know about The Handmaid’s Tale Season 5 episodes.
Episode 1: Morning – September 14, 2022: The episode is directed by Elisabeth Moss and written by Bruce Miller. The official synopsis of the episode states, “June confronts the consequences of killing Fred. A scared Serena makes an unexpected decision.”
Episode 2: Ballet – September 14, 2022: The episode is directed by Elisabeth Moss and written by Nina Fiore & John Herrera. The official synopsis of the episode states, “June struggles to move on with her life in Toronto. Serena plans an elaborate memorial. Aunt Lydia and Janine prepare Esther for her first posting as a Handmaid.”
Episode 3: Border – September 21, 2022: The episode is directed by Dana Gonzales and written by Aly Monroe. The official synopsis of the episode states, “June and Moira join a rebel outpost. As a pregnant widow, Serena tries to restore her status. Aunt Lydia questions her strict methods of dealing with Handmaids.”
Episode 4: Dear Offred – September 28, 2022: The episode is directed by Dana Gonzales and written by Jacey Heldrich. The official synopsis of the episode states, “June fights her need for violent revenge as Serena settles into her new role in Toronto. Rattled by Janine, Aunt Lydia makes a surprising suggestion to Lawrence.”
Episode 5: Fairytale – October 5, 2022: The episode is directed by Eva Vives and written by J. Holtham. The official synopsis of the episode states, “June and Luke embark on a dangerous quest. Serena gets to know her new hosts.”
Episode 6: Together – October 12, 2022: The episode is directed by Eva Vives and written by Katherine Collins. The official synopsis of the episode states, “June and Luke’s mission puts them in serious jeopardy. Serena senses a threat from her benefactors. Lawrence and Nick make a shocking power move.”
The Handmaid’s Tale Season 5 Official Trailer
The official trailer of the new season was released on the official Hulu YouTube channel, which reflects the plot of the show, which is set in a dystopian America ruled by the theocratic Republic of Gilead. Comprised of religious fundamentalists, this new America views women (now known as “handmaid”) as property with one sole purpose to reproduce. Based on Margaret Atwood’s best-selling novel, this story centers around one handmaid, June Osborne, and her relentless fight for freedom.
The Handmaid’s Tale: Where to stream the series?
You can watch The Handmaid’s Tale on Hulu and Hulu Plus with a selection of membership tiers from which viewers can pick according to their preferences. The first four seasons are available on Hulu in the United States. It costs $6.99 per month and is cancelable at any time. The series can also be streamed by renting or purchasing on Vudu, Google Play, iTunes, and Amazon Instant Video based on the location of the viewer.
Is this the final season of The Handmaid’s Tale?
The Handmaid’s Tale has been officially renewed for a sixth and final season. There is no release date for season 6 just yet. The renewal comes ahead of the fifth season premiere. “It has been a true honor to tell the story of Margaret Atwood’s groundbreaking novel and chillingly relevant world, and we are thrilled to bring viewers a sixth and final season,” said Miller said in a statement.
Further adding, “We are grateful to Hulu and MGM for allowing us to tell this story, which unfortunately has remained as relevant as ever throughout its run, and are in awe of our incredible fans for their unwavering support, and without whom we never would have gotten to this point.”
The official Twitter handle of The Handmaid’s Tale also shared the renewal status, quoting, “We can’t keep this a secret any longer. #TheHandmaidsTale will return for a 6th and final season on @hulu.” Take a look at the official post below:
— The Handmaid's Tale (@HandmaidsOnHulu) September 8, 2022
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