Washington [US]: American entertainer Alexis Bledel won’t return for Season 5 of ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’.
“After much thought, I believed I needed to move back from ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ right now”. Bledel, who has played Emily/Ofglen on the Hulu show since its most memorable season started in 2017, said in an explanation Friday. “I am forever grateful to Bruce Miller for writing such truthful and resonant scenes for Emily, and to Hulu, MGM, the cast and crew for their support”, as reported by Variety. Bledel garnered four Emmy nominations and one victory for her role in the Bruce Miller-created TV version of Margaret Atwood’s renowned novel ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ during her four-year tenure.
Aside from ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’, Bledel is most popular for her parts in ‘Gilmore Girls,’ ‘Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life,’ and ‘The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants,’ as well as her jobs in ‘The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants’ establishment and ‘Psychos’.
‘The Handmaid’s Tale’, which will air its fourth season from April to June 2021, follows June (Elisabeth Moss) as she battles Gilead as a strong radical commandant, yet the dangers she takes lead to unanticipated and terrifying new snags. Her longing for retaliation and equity takes steps to overwhelm her and harm her most significant connections.
Emily, a got away from handmaid and displaced person in Canada who was known as Ofglen when still under Gilead’s position, was most recently seen in ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Season 4 finale, where her personality unites with June and other previous handmaids to get payback on Gilead.
As per Variety, alongside Moss and Bledel, Joseph Fiennes, Yvonne Strahovski, Samira Wiley, Ann Dowd, Max Minghella, Madeline Brewer, O-T Fagbenle, Amanda Brugel, Bradley Whitford, and Sam Jaeger likewise stars in the fourth time of ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’.
Mill operator, Warren Littlefield, Moss, Daniel Wilson, Fran Sears, Eric Tuchman, John Weber, Frank Siracusa, Sheila Hockin, Kira Snyder, and Yahlin Chang act as executive producer on the show.
MGM Television delivers ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’, which is delivered universally by MGM.