A religion-based autocracy has taken over most of the United States, renaming the country Gilead. In this country women are second-class citizens. Anyone trying to escape is punished. One such person is June, who is captured while trying to escape with her husband and child and is sentenced to be a handmaid, bearing children for childless government officials. As a handmaid, June is renamed Offred. This is her story.
The future is a fucking nightmare. (Season 1)
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Did You Know?
According to actress Elisabeth Moss
, for some scenes in S3 that were filmed inside DC's Lincoln Memorial, production personnel were limited to five people at any one time and camera equipment was not permitted to touch the ground during filming. See more
Although all guards (security personnel) have earphones, there's always a radio chatter audible. See more
Hey, that shit is contagious. You want to see your baby girl again? Then you need to keep your fucking shit together.