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The Handmaid's Tale

  • 2019
  • Season 3
  • 13 episodes
  • Drama

Summary

The 3rd season of the Emmy Award®-winning "The Handmaid's Tale" is driven by June's (Elisabeth Moss) resistance to the regime of Gilead, in which she finds herself once again after opting not to flee to Canada with her baby at the end of season 2.

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Episode 2: Mary and Martha

Summary

June helps the Marthas with a dangerous task while navigating a relationship with her untrustworthy new walking partner. Emily and Luke struggle with their altered circumstances. Dystopian drama, starring Elisabeth Moss and Joseph Fiennes.
Recommended

Review

Aunt Lydia Lives! When it was left vague whether Emily had finished her off (having stabbed her and shoved her down a staircase), we suspected we hadn’t seen the last of the nasty old brute, and sure enough she turns up at June’s new home with the Lawrences, injured but indomitable.

There’s a signal moment when Lydia asks Commander Lawrence (Bradley Whitford) if he has practised the ritual known as the Ceremony with his new Handmaid yet. They haven’t, but Lawrence lies coolly, “Yup. Aces. Praise be…”

That relationship between June – Ofjoseph, as she now is – and her new Commander will clearly form a big part of season three. Is he her saviour or a special kind of monster?


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Credits

Cast

rolename
JuneElisabeth Moss
Hurt MarthaSeema Doad
EmilyAlexis Bledel
LukeO-T Fagbenle
Fred WaterfordJoseph Fiennes

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  • Episode 2

    Mary and Martha

    Summary

    June helps the Marthas with a dangerous task while navigating a relationship with her untrustworthy new walking partner. Emily and Luke struggle with their altered circumstances. Dystopian drama, starring Elisabeth Moss and Joseph Fiennes.
    Recommended

    Review

    Aunt Lydia Lives! When it was left vague whether Emily had finished her off (having stabbed her and shoved her down a staircase), we suspected we hadn’t seen the last of the nasty old brute, and sure enough she turns up at June’s new home with the Lawrences, injured but indomitable.

    There’s a signal moment when Lydia asks Commander Lawrence (Bradley Whitford) if he has practised the ritual known as the Ceremony with his new Handmaid yet. They haven’t, but Lawrence lies coolly, “Yup. Aces. Praise be…”

    That relationship between June – Ofjoseph, as she now is – and her new Commander will clearly form a big part of season three. Is he her saviour or a special kind of monster?


    How to watch

    Loading

    Streaming

    Details

    Formats
    Colour

    Credits

    Cast

    rolename
    JuneElisabeth Moss
    Hurt MarthaSeema Doad
    EmilyAlexis Bledel
    LukeO-T Fagbenle
    Fred WaterfordJoseph Fiennes

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