Samira Wiley reportedly joins the Cast for new Hulu Series titled ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’

Is The Handmaid’s Tale series cancelled or renewed for Season 5 on Hulu? If yes, then – When will the Hulu show The Handmaid’s Tale Season 5 premiere? 

Also, are the rumours about the release date of the 5th chapter true? Well, everything will be revealed in this article itself. Read on till the very end…

All About ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’?

The Handmaid’s Tale is an American dystopian TV series that debuted in 2016. Created by Bruce Miller, the storyline of the series is based on the 1985 novel of the same name by Canadian author Margaret Atwood. 

As of now, the series has completed its four successful seasons. The plot features a dystopia following a Second American Civil War wherein a theonomic, totalitarian society subjects fertile women, called “Handmaids”, to child-bearing slavery. It stars Elisabeth Moss, Samira Wiley, Joseph Fiennes and Alexis Bledel as the star cast. 

Is Samira Wiley joining the cast of ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’?

Yes, it is confirmed from the maker’s end that Samira Wiley is finally Joining the cast of The Handmaid’s Tale for its fifth instalment. 

Samira Wiley has the responsibility to look after the entertainment and Comedy part with a role in the upcoming Hulu series The Handmaid’s Tale. 

As reported by Deadline, “Samira will portray Offred’s college BFF and aspiring handmaid Moira, who joins her in navigating within a society that regards women as property of the state.”

Final Cast of ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’?

As the series has been officially announced by Hulu, the cast of the series has already been announced. The series will start to stream on Hulu from 14 September 2022. In the coming season, we might expect the below-listed cast members to be seen. 

Here is the list of cast whom we can probably anticipate seeing in the upcoming season. 

  • Elisabeth Moss as June Osborne / Offred / Ofjoseph 
  • Joseph Fiennes as Commander Fred Waterford
  • Yvonne Strahovski as Serena Joy Waterford
  • Alexis Bledel as Dr. Emily Malek / Ofglen #1 / Of Steven / Ofroy / Of Joseph
  • Madeline Brewer as Janine Lindo / Ofwarren / Ofdaniel / Ofhoward
  • Ann Dowd as Aunt Lydia Clements
  • O. T. Fagbenle as Luke Bankole
  • Max Minghella as Commander Nick Blaine
  • Samira Wiley as Moira Strand
  • Amanda Brugel as Rita Blue 

‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Trailer?

The fifth season is set to premiere on September 14, 2022. Unfortunately, as of now Hulu has not released any trailer for the show. As far as we know, filming reached to it’s destination and we may definitely see it’s trailer in few days, it looks like it’s going to take a while.


But keep an eye out on this space as we promise to update you as soon as we know anything. .


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