The battle lines are drawn The story of the maid‘s full trailer for Season 5 (see above), which focuses on the looming showdown between June and Serena following the murder of Commander Waterford.

In the season 4 finale, June was lured by Elisabeth Moss to Commander Waterford, who had ritually raped her for years, to the demilitarized zone between Gilead and Canada. Then she and a group of her former housemaids chased him through the forest and killed him. June only returned home to say goodbye to her husband and young daughter. At a detention center, Serena opened a mysterious package and found Fred’s fingers and wedding ring inside. (Read a full synopsis.)

The official teaser synopsis reads: “June faces consequences for killing Commander Waterford as she struggles to redefine her identity and purpose. Widowed Serena tries to raise her profile in Toronto while Gilead’s influence creeps into Canada. Commander Lawrence works with Nick and Aunt Lydia as he seeks to reform Gilead and rise to power. June, Luke, and Moira battle Gilead from afar as they continue their quest to rescue and reunite Hannah.”

In addition to Moss, recurring series regulars include Bradley Whitford, Yvonne Strahovski, Max Minghella, OT Fagbenle, Samira Wiley, Ann Dowd, Madeline Brewer, Amanda Brugel and Sam Jaeger.

The story of the maid will return on Wednesday, September 14 with a two-episode premiere. Individual episodes follow weekly. [VIDEO] ‘Handmaid’s Tale’ Season 5 Release Date and Full Trailer

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