• ‘Handmaid's Tale': Yvonne Strahovski on Serena's ‘Fantasy' Life in DC and ‘Brutal' Breakup With June

    3 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    (Warning: This post contains spoilers for Episode 306 of “The Handmaid's Tale,” titled “Household.”)
    Pardon the pun here, but it must be said that Serena was feeling pure joy on Wednesday's episode of “The Handmaid's Tale,” as she and her husband Commander Fred Waterford dragged June to the Gilead-ified Washington, D.C. in their continued efforts to get baby Nicole back from Canada.
    This version of our nation's capital was somehow even more horrifying than the areas of the Hulu drama's dystopian world that viewers have seen so far. June was in hell with a piece covering her mouth added to...
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  • ‘The Handmaid's Tale' Presents a National Nightmare in “Household”

    ‘The Handmaid's Tale' Presents a National Nightmare in “Household”

    3 monthes ago - By Slash Film

    June betrays a smile when she witnesses children dashing into the arms of a doting Commander. But her elation evaporates. Children in a low-birth rate era are sacred to Gilead, and even to Handmaids enslaved by Gilead, but June can also imagine the untold circumstances that brought the children into the arms of an official, one of the many rapists who runs the theocratic Gilead. “Household” offers the first glimpse of a blended Gilead household, with adopted children and a birth child (born from the Handmaid the Commander raped).
    With a pleasing guest appearance by Christopher Meloni, the...
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