The Handmaid’s Tale season 5, episodes 1 & 2 preview, release date and where to watch online

September 13, 2022
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This article is a preview for The Handmaid’s Tale season 5, episodes 1 & 2 and contains details about the release date and where to watch online.

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The eagerly anticipated premiere of The Handmaid’s Tale‘s fifth season is right around the corner, with Hulu graciously planning to drop the first two episodes, titled “Morning” and “Ballet”, at the same time to get the ball rolling. Those who have been following the series over the last few years will be searching for details, so here’s everything we know about the two-part premiere:

The Handmaid’s Tale season 5, episodes 1 & 2 release date

“Morning” and “Ballet” are both scheduled to premiere on Wednesday, September 13, 2022, at 12am ET. As per IMDb, in The Handmaid’s Tale season 5, episode 1, “June confronts the consequences of killing Fred,” and “a scared Serena makes an unexpected decision.” In The Handmaid’s Tale season 5, episode 2, “June struggles to move on with her life in Toronto. Serena plans an elaborate memorial. Aunt Lydia and Janine prepare Esther for her first posting as a Handmaid.”

Where to watch The Handmaid’s Tale online

The Handmaid’s Tale is exclusive to Hulu in the United States and can be viewed with a subscription. Previous seasons can be viewed in full on Hulu, as well as on Prime Video and, in the UK, on the All4 streaming service.

How many episodes will The Handmaid’s Tale season 5 have?

There will be ten episodes in this season. After the two-part premiere, the show will return to a more regular weekly cadence. The fourth season also had ten episodes, as did the first, while the second and third had 13.

Is there a trailer for The Handmaid’s Tale season 5?

There is:

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