Alexis Bledel Departs The Handmaid’s Tale Ahead of Season 5

May 29, 2022

The Handmaid’s Tale season 5 is in production right now, and is expected to premiere later this year, but unfortunately, one central character won’t be returning. Alexis Bledel, who has played Dr. Emily Malek/Ofglen in The Handmaid’s Tale since season one, recently announced her exit from the dystopian drama series. Bledel has amicably left The Handmaid’s Tale on her own terms, but the exact reason is yet unknown. In a statement (via Variety), Bledel said:

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