Handmaids Tale Episode Guide


Season 1

S1, Ep128 May 2017Offred 8.3 (5,543)  RateOffred, one of the few fertile women known as Handmaids in the oppressive Republic of Gilead, struggles to survive as a reproductive surrogate for a powerful Commander and his resentful wife.

 Watch on Prime Videoincluded with PrimeS1, Ep24 Jun. 2017Birth Day 8.2 (4,560)  RateJune and her fellow Handmaids assist with the delivery of Janine’s baby, prompting her to recall her own daughter’s birth, and draws closer to Ofglen while dreading a secret meeting with the Commander.

 Watch on Prime Videoincluded with PrimeS1, Ep311 Jun. 2017Late 8.7 (4,565)  RateJune visits Janine and her baby with Serena and remembers the early days of the revolution, before Gilead. Ofglen faces a difficult challenge. S1, Ep418 Jun. 2017Nolite Te Bastardes Carborundorum 8.2 (4,020)  RatePunished by Serena, June begins to unravel and reflects on her time with Moira at the Red Center. S1, Ep525 Jun. 2017Faithful 8.2 (3,835)  RateSerena makes June a surprising proposition, as June remembers the unconventional beginning of her relationship with Luke; Emily tries reintegrating into Gilead. S1, Ep62 Jul. 2017A Woman’s Place 8.8 (4,084)  RateWhen a trade delegation from Mexico comes to Gilead, Offred discovers several shocking secrets. S1, Ep79 Jul. 2017The Other Side 8.0 (3,808)  RateFlashbacks show what happened to Luke after being separated from June and Hannah. S1, Ep816 Jul. 2017Jezebels 8.1 (3,512)  RateWhile his wife is away, Commander Waterford takes Offred on an excursion outside the walls of Gilead to a den of iniquity where she finds a familiar face. S1, Ep923 Jul. 2017The Bridge 8.7 (3,628)  RateJune is tasked with going back to Jezebels to find a package. Meanwhile in Gilead, Janine has trouble relinquishing her newborn baby. S1, Ep1030 Jul. 2017Night 9.1 (4,509)  RateSerena confronts June and Fred. June struggles with a complicated, life-changing revelation. The Handmaids face a brutal decision.

Season 2

S2, Ep120 May 2018June 8.9 (4,172)  RateJune reckons with the consequences of a dangerous decision while haunted by memories from her past and the violent beginnings of Gilead.

 Watch on Prime Videoincluded with PrimeS2, Ep225 Apr. 2018Unwomen 8.3 (3,603)  RateJune adjusts to a new way of life. Emily reflects on her past as a new arrival disrupts life at the Colonies.

 Watch on Prime Videoincluded with PrimeS2, Ep32 May 2018Baggage 8.0 (3,253)  RateJune 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. S2, Ep49 May 2018Other Women 8.0 (2,954)  RateA 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. S2, Ep516 May 2018Seeds 8.1 (2,902)  RateOffred spirals as a Gilead ceremony disrupts her relationship with Nick. Janine tries to adjust to life in the Colonies, jeopardizing her friendship with Emily. S2, Ep623 May 2018First Blood 8.9 (3,499)  RateOffred 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 assignment. S2, Ep730 May 2018After 8.3 (2,873)  RateAn attack sends shockwaves through both Gilead and Little America; Serena makes a dangerous choice; Moira searches for someone from her past.

 Watch on Prime Videoincluded with PrimeS2, Ep86 Jun. 2018Women’s Work 8.8 (3,194)  RateA sick baby tests Offred and Serena; Janine finally faces Naomi.

 Watch on Prime Videoincluded with PrimeS2, Ep913 Jun. 2018Smart Power 9.0 (3,365)  RateOn a diplomatic trip abroad, Serena faces the temptation of life outside Gilead; Luke and Moira grapple with survivor’s guilt; Offred seeks support from allies.

 Watch on Prime Videoincluded with PrimeS2, Ep1020 Jun. 2018The Last Ceremony 9.1 (3,711)  RateA frustrated Serena becomes desperate; The Commander tries to make amends with Offred; Nick pushes Eden farther away; Offred is faced with an unexpected reunion.

 Watch on Prime Videoincluded with PrimeS2, Ep1127 Jun. 2018Holly 8.4 (3,335)  RateOffred faces a grueling challenge alone as she recalls her life as a mother; Serena and the Commander deal with the fallout of their actions towards Offred.

 Watch on Prime Videoincluded with PrimeS2, Ep124 Jul. 2018Postpartum 8.4 (2,763)  RateOffred is sent to a familiar place; Nick is rocked by Gilead’s brutal response to a crime; Emily is assigned to a mysterious new house.

 Watch on Prime Videoincluded with PrimeS2, Ep1311 Jul. 2018The Word 8.6 (3,897)  RateSerena and the other Wives strive to make change; Emily learns more about her new Commander; Offred faces a difficult decision.

Season 3

S3, Ep15 Jun. 2019Night 8.4 (3,402)  RateJune embarks on a bold mission with unexpected consequences; Emily and Nichole make a harrowing journey; The Waterfords reckon with Serena Joy’s choice to send Nichole away.

 Watch on Prime Videoincluded with PrimeS3, Ep25 Jun. 2019Mary and Martha 7.8 (2,830)  RateJune helps the Marthas with a dangerous task while navigating a relationship with her pious new walking partner; Emily and Luke struggle with their altered circumstances.

 Watch on Prime Videoincluded with PrimeS3, Ep35 Jun. 2019Useful 8.1 (2,872)  RateSerena Joy attempts to recuperate at her mother’s home; Lawrence teaches June a hard lesson about the difficult decisions he makes as a Commander. S3, Ep412 Jun. 2019God Bless the Child 8.0 (2,592)  RateJune negotiates a truce in the Waterfords’ fractured relationship; Janine oversteps with the Putnam family; A still-healing Aunt Lydia offers a brutal public punishment. S3, Ep519 Jun. 2019Unknown Caller 8.5 (2,825)  RateJune and Serena grapple with a new revelation about Nichole, leading to an incident that will have far-reaching ramifications. S3, Ep626 Jun. 2019Household 8.2 (2,901)  RateJune makes an important connection as she attempts to protect Nichole while accompanying the Waterfords to Washington D.C., where a powerful family offers a glimpse of the future of Gilead. S3, Ep73 Jul. 2019Under His Eye 7.3 (2,587)  RateJune escalates her risky efforts to find Hannah; Emily must face her past crimes; Serena and Fred contemplate their future in Washington. S3, Ep810 Jul. 2019Unfit 7.7 (2,733)  RateJune and the rest of the Handmaids shun Ofmatthew, and both are pushed to their limit at the hands of Aunt Lydia, who reflects on her life and relationships before the rise of Gilead. S3, Ep917 Jul. 2019Heroic 6.2 (4,092)  RateConfined in a hospital, June’s sanity begins to fray, but an encounter with Serena Joy forces June to reassess her recent actions. S3, Ep1024 Jul. 2019Bear Witness 8.2 (2,520)  RateReady to strike back at her oppressors, June starts making arrangements for an ambitious plan, but a devious ploy on the part of Commander Waterford threatens to derail her. S3, Ep1131 Jul. 2019Liars 9.3 (4,466)  RateA return to Jezebels puts everything in jeopardy; Serena Joy and Commander Waterford take a clandestine trip. S3, Ep127 Aug. 2019Sacrifice 8.2 (2,300)  RateGilead leadership is rocked by losses of their own; Luke and Moira adjust to new arrivals in Canada; A tragedy strikes the Lawrence household.

 Watch on Prime Videoincluded with PrimeS3, Ep1314 Aug. 2019Mayday 9.4 (4,758)  RateWith her plan in place, June reaches the point of no return on her bold strike against Gilead; Serena Joy and Commander Waterford attempt to find their way forward in their new lives.

Season 4

S4, Ep127 Apr. 2021Pigs 8.1 (1,764)  RateOn the run, an injured June and the fugitive Handmaids find refuge at a farm. In Gilead, an imprisoned Lawrence tries to avoid a death sentence. Aunt Lydia reels from the loss of 86 children on Angels’ Flight. S4, Ep227 Apr. 2021Nightshade 8.2 (1,517)  RateJune plots revenge at the local Jezebels, before she and the Handmaids plan to leave the farm for the next safe house. In Toronto, Moira deals with the fallout of June’s choices. Serena and Fred are bound together by a miracle. S4, Ep327 Apr. 2021The Crossing 8.8 (2,199)  RateCaptured by Gilead, June faces a vengeful Aunt Lydia and endures a torturous interrogation. Nick and Lawrence collaborate to protect June. In Toronto, Luke struggles with how to help June and Hannah. S4, Ep45 May 2021Milk 8.0 (1,484)  RateJune takes a harrowing journey with Janine, trying to escape Gilead, as Janine remembers a stressful experience in her past. In Toronto, Serena tries to manipulate Rita, who seeks advice from Moira. S4, Ep512 May 2021Chicago 8.3 (1,482)  RateJune seeks out more active rebels in the Chicago war zone, while Janine tries to help her fit in with their new group of survivors. Moira goes on her first field aid mission. S4, Ep619 May 2021Vows 7.7 (1,538)  RateAfter a shocking reunion with a dear friend, June contemplates the possibility of freedom, and confronts the unfulfilled promises she’s made to herself and to Luke. S4, Ep726 May 2021Home 8.9 (1,505)  RateJune struggles with her newfound freedom, reuniting with loved ones and confronting her nemesis, Serena. S4, Ep82 Jun. 2021Testimony 8.6 (1,149)  RateJune confronts Fred and Serena in court and challenges Emily to face a painful reminder of her Gilead past. Lawrence presents Aunt Lydia with a newly captured, familiar Handmaid. S4, Ep99 Jun. 2021Progress 8.3 (938)  RateJune and Luke work together to save Hannah. Serena and Fred greet unexpected visitors from Gilead. Janine tries to assist Aunt Lydia when a Handmaid-in-training goes on hunger strike. S4, Ep1016 Jun. 2021The Wilderness 9.1 (1,578)  RateJune draws on all her resources and relationships, risking everything to ensure her own kind of justice.

Season 5

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