The Handmaid’s Tale Season 4 is all set to begin its shooting In Toronto from March 2020. A lot of shows are filmed in Canada including this Hulu series. The show was airing since 2017 and filmed on some Ontario hotspots. Hulu officially renews this series for Season 4 in July 2019.
The Handmaid’s Tale is an American drama web TV series based on a dystopian novel of the same name. Margaret Atwood published this novel in 1985. It witnesses the outrages on women following the American Civil War.
It is the first show for the Hulu to win an Emmy award for Outstanding series. The Handmaid’s Tale won eight Emmy Awards for its debut season. It also won Golden Globe Award for Best TV Series- Drama.
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The Handmaid’s Tale Season 4: Production Details
The production of The Handmaid’s Tale Season 4 will begin on March 2, 2020. The show will wrap up its production schedule by August 7, 2020. The City of Toronto website indicates the production schedule of the series. There is an expectation of filming of 10 episodes of this season under the Gilead 4 Productions Inc. The Handmaid’s Tale Season 4 will have a total of 10 episodes instead of 13.
What Will Happen in Season 4
The finale of The Handmaid’s Tale Season 3 ended with a cliffhanger. Therefore, the fans can predict that the issues will comprehend in this season. The fans saw in the third season that Serena was captured and held prisoner. The story of The Handmaid’s Tale Season 4 of the show will likely reveal the fate of Serena & Fred.
The fans can expect the series will pick up after June successfully traffics more than 50 children into Canada. However, June gets shot in the shoulder while protecting the children. This episode concludes by the imagery simulating of June’s funeral parade. The final moments left many fans contemplating about June’s death, and if June’s dead, will the fourth season going to feature a new lead?
In an interview, the showrunner Bruce Miller said that “The show will always stay June’s story. The series is all from June’s point of view. Every single thing the fans see is something she either knows or would know because June’s telling us this story.”
Margaret Atwood released her follow up book, “The Testaments” in September 2019. This book is set 15 years after the timeline of the first book. This sequel reveals that June’s finally escaped Gilead, and now she is hiding in Canada. Now, the first book isn’t the only reference material for The Handmaid’s Tale Season 4 that the show’s writers draw upon.
The Handmaid’s Tale Season 4: Release Date
The fans are eagerly waiting for the next season of The Handmaid’s Tale. As the production of the fourth season is beginning in March, the fans can expect the upcoming season to air in the last months of 2020. There is no official announcement regarding the release date made by the Showrunners.