‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Producer on What to Expect from the Season 3 Finale and the Upcoming Season 4 [TCA 2019]

/Film | 7/30/2019 | Fred Topel
Click For Photo: https://d13ezvd6yrslxm.cloudfront.net/wp/wp-content/images/Handmaids-Tale-Under-His-Eye-Review.jpg

On Friday, Hulu announced it had renewed The Handmaid’s Tale for a fourth season during their Television Critics Association session. Later, Handmaid’s Tale producer Warren Littlefield happened to be on a panel for his new Hulu show Reprisal. After the Reprisal panel, Littlefield spoke with reporters further about Fargo and The Handmaid’s Tale.

Now that The Handmaid’s Tale is definitely coming back, Littlefield could speak about where this season would leave characters and what to expect from the now-confirmed fourth season.

June - Elisabeth - Moss - Gilead - Chance

June (Elisabeth Moss) has remained in Gilead despite having a chance to escape. She’s mostly played by the Commanders’ rules to survive. Littlefield says we can expect to see her fully embrace her rebel status.

“What we’re seeing is that June no longer considers herself an other,” Littlefield said. “She may still wear the robe of a handmaid, but she’s asserting herself and what you’ll see between now and the end of the season is her being less obedient to authority, being more assertive.”

Disobedience - Change - June - Character - Rebellion

It may seem strange to identify disobedience as a big change in June’s character. She led a rebellion in season one and she stole the Waterfords’ baby to set the child free. Perhaps what Littlefield means is June will be less sly and deceptive to accomplish her goals and more upfront. That...
(Excerpt) Read more at: /Film
Wake Up To Breaking News!
Sign In or Register to comment.

Welcome to Long Room!

Where The World Finds Its News!