The Handmaid's Tale S2 Ep1 - June
The award-winning drama series returns with a second season shaped by Offred’s pregnancy and her ongoing fight to free her future child from the dystopian horrors of Gilead. In this first episode, Offred reckons with the consequences of a dangerous decision while haunted by memories from her past and the violent beginnings of Gilead.
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Eyes On Gilead - The Handmaid's Tale Podcast

Fiona Williams is joined by Sana Qadar and Natalie Hambly as they process all of their thoughts and feelings on season 2 of The Handmaid's Tale

Praised Be

From the first episode viewers and critics alike were excited by this great literary drama.

As if you could forget! But in case you have…
'The Handmaid's Tale' returns to SBS and SBS On Demand today.
A handy refresher ahead of the season two premiere.
We're all excited to be watching season two, but go into it with a plan.
With the Emmy-winning drama returning on 26 April, it’s the perfect opportunity to get up to speed with events in Gilead.

Under Their Eye

The rich, layered world of the show didn't come together by accident. It was meticulously crafted from the ground up.

Aunt Lydia may be a strongly realised fictional character. We respond so strongly to her because we recognise that women like her exist and have always existed.
Seeing Handmaids out in the real world is a discomforting experience.
On this episode of the Eyes on Gilead podcast, we discuss episode 3 of The Handmaid’s Tale, its theme of maternal guilt, and contemplate the ways the show is...
She'll forever be associated with 'Gilmore Girls', but this is her best work to date.
Costume designer Ane Crabtree explains her inspirations for the different looks.