The Handmaid's Tale

The Handmaid's Tale

  • Seasons:
  • 2
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The Emmy® and Golden Globe® 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. "Gilead is within you" is a favorite saying of Aunt Lydia. In Season Two, Offred and all our characters will fight against – or succumb to – this dark truth.
The Emmy® and Golden Globe® 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. "Gilead is within you" is a favorite saying of Aunt Lydia. In Season Two, Offred and all our characters will fight against – or succumb to – this dark truth.

Season 2 (16 episodes)

  • 0. Time's Up (Teaser Trailer)

    Runtime: 0:32 min.

    Runtime: 0:32 min. A teaser of all the action ahead on The Handmaid's Tale Season 2.

  • 0. The Handmaid's Tale Season 2 Teaser

    Runtime: 0:17 min.

    Runtime: 0:17 min. Get a sneak peek of what's to come on this season of The Handmaid's Tale.

  • 0. Rocket Woman (Teaser Trailer)

    Runtime: 1:02 min.

    Runtime: 1:02 min. Whet your appetite for the second season of The Handmaid's Tale.

  • 1. June

    Original air date: 04/25/2018 Runtime: 56:08 min.

    Original air date: 04/25/2018 Runtime: 56:08 min. Offred reckons with the consequences of a dangerous decision while haunted by memories from her past and the violent beginnings of Gilead.

  • 2. Unwomen

    Original air date: 04/25/2018 Runtime: 55:10 min.

    Original air date: 04/25/2018 Runtime: 55:10 min. Offred adjusts to a new way of life. The arrival of an unexpected person disrupts the Colonies. A family is torn apart by the rise of Gilead.

  • 3. Baggage

    Original air date: 05/02/2018 Runtime: 58:04 min.

    Original air date: 05/02/2018 Runtime: 58:04 min. Offred reflects on her relationship with her mother as she navigates her way through Gilead. In Little America, Moira tries to cope with the trauma she endured.

  • 4. Other Women

    Original air date: 05/09/2018 Runtime: 54:24 min.

    Original air date: 05/09/2018 Runtime: 54:24 min. A baby shower provokes a troubling shift in Offred’s relationship with Serena Joy. Offred reckons with the choice she made that led her to become a Handmaid.

  • 5. Seeds

    Original air date: 05/16/2018 Runtime: 51:45 min.

    Original air date: 05/16/2018 Runtime: 51:45 min. Offred spirals as a Gilead ceremony disrupts her relationship with Nick. Janine tries to adjust to life in the Colonies, jeopardizing her friendship with Emily.

  • 6. First Blood

    Original air date: 05/23/2018 Runtime: 58:16 min.

    Original air date: 05/23/2018 Runtime: 58:16 min. Offred finds unexpected allies and obstacles in her search for a way to protect Hannah. The Commander prepares for the dedication of a new Red Center. Nick struggles with his new position.

  • 7. After

    Original air date: 05/30/2018 Runtime: 55:15 min.

    Original air date: 05/30/2018 Runtime: 55:15 min. An attack sends shockwaves through both Gilead and Little America. Serena Joy makes a dangerous choice in order to protect her family. Moira searches for someone from her past.

  • 8. Women's Work

    Original air date: 06/06/2018 Runtime: 52:27 min.

    Original air date: 06/06/2018 Runtime: 52:27 min. A sick baby tests Offred and Serena’s new bond. Janine finally faces Naomi and the Commander struggles to recover from a terrifying ordeal.

  • 9. Smart Power

    Original air date: 06/13/2018 Runtime: 57:05 min.

    Original air date: 06/13/2018 Runtime: 57:05 min. The Waterfords embark on a diplomatic trip abroad. Serena faces the temptation of life outside Gilead. Luke and Moira grapple with survivor’s guilt. Offred seeks protection for her baby.

  • 10. The Last Ceremony

    Original air date: 06/20/2018 Runtime: 55:08 min.

    Original air date: 06/20/2018 Runtime: 55:08 min. Serena becomes desperate as Offred nears her delivery date. The Commander tries to make amends with Offred. Nick pushes Eden farther away. Offred is faced with an unexpected reunion.

  • 11. Holly

    Original air date: 06/27/2018 Runtime: 47:36 min.

    Original air date: 06/27/2018 Runtime: 47:36 min. Offred faces a grueling challenge alone as she recalls her life as a mother. Serena Joy and the Commander deal with the fallout of their actions towards Offred.

  • 12. Postpartum

    Original air date: 07/04/2018 Runtime: 54:33 min.

    Original air date: 07/04/2018 Runtime: 54:33 min. Offred fights to stay with her baby. Nick is rocked by Gilead’s brutal response to a crime. Emily is assigned to a mysterious new house.

  • 13. The Word

    Original air date: 07/11/2018 Runtime: 63:42 min.

    Original air date: 07/11/2018 Runtime: 63:42 min. Serena and the other Wives strive to make change. Emily learns more about her new Commander. Offred faces a difficult decision.