The Handmaid's Tale (series) Poster

The Handmaid's Tale (series) Synopsis

"The Handmaid's Tale" is the story of the dystopian Gilead, a totalitarian society in what was formerly part of the U.S. Facing a plunging birthrate, Gilead is ruled by a fundamentalism regime that treats women as property. As one of the few remaining fertile women, Offred is a Handmaid, one of the caste of women forced into sexual servitude as an attempt to repopulate a devastated world. Offred navigates between Commanders, their wives, domestic Marthas, and her fellow Handmaids.


Rated

TV-MA

Genre

Drama, Sci-Fi

Us Release Date

Apr 26, 2017

Runtime

-

Seasons

3

Scripted

No


Director

Bruce Miller

Cast

Elisabeth Moss, Joseph Fiennes, Yvonne Strahovski, Alexis Bledel, Samira Wiley, Amanda Brugel, Ann Dowd, O-T Fagbenle, Max Minghella, Bradley Whitford