The Handmaid's Tale S3 Ep13 - Mayday
With her plan in place, June reaches the point of no return on her bold strike against Gilead and must decide how far she's willing to go. Serena Joy and Commander Waterford attempt to find their way forward in their new lives.
  • Season 2

Episode recaps

There is a LOT going on in this show and we think it helps to talk it out after every episode. 

We have just watched episode 12 of season 3 of 'The Handmaids Tale'. The penultimate episode of the season! This one is called 'Sacrifice': Gilead leadership is rocked...
In a special episode of Eyes On Gilead, Handmaid's Tale showrunner Bruce Miller makes a return appearance, to answer our pressing questions about season three....
We have just watched episode 11 of season 3 of The Handmaid's Tale, which is called 'Liars': June must rely on an unpredictable Commander Lawrence to execute her...
We have just watched episode 10 of The Handmaid's Tale season 3, which is called 'Bear Witness'. This is a big episode for Commander Fred Waterford, so it's...
We have just watched episode 9 of The Handmaid's Tale season 3, which is called 'Heroic': Confined in a hospital, June’s sanity begins to fray, and an encounter...
We have just watched episode 8 of season 3 of The Handmaid’s Tale, which is called 'Unfit'. In this episode: June and the rest of the Handmaids shun...
We have just watched episode 7 of The Handmaid's Tale season three, which is called 'Under His Eye'. In this episode: June escalates her risky efforts to find...

Blessed be the fight

Season three of our favourite dystopian drama is here. Are you ready?

In the first season and for most of the second she was an easy woman to hate. But now it is not so simple to hate Serena Joy.
A guide to the binge-worthy gems at SBS On Demand, as you await the next update from Gilead.
It's the moment you've all been waiting for, The Handmaid's Tale season 3 is finally here just in time for the long weekend.
The Handmaid’s Tale season 3 arrives on SBS and at SBS On Demand Thursday 6 June. Let’s recap the story so far.
We've got some incredible insights into Gilead's chief Handmaid wrangler.
In an exclusive interview, Handmaid's tale showrunner takes us behind the scenes of the scarily relevant hit show.
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

Under Their Eye

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

"Can someone please reassure me that 'Kylie Jenner's Handmaid's Tale–Themed Party' is a phrase I hallucinated?"
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.
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.
Ask her any question about Gilead and she’ll answer you on Twitter.