“That’s how she’s attempting to position herself. Anyone that watches the show knows that ladies in Gilead really haven’t any say or power.
“So she’s attempting to make an influence move in that way. Luckily, after I gave my best pitch, all of the powers that be […] were all on board.”
Serena originally stuck to tradition by dressing in funereal black, but viewers with an eye fixed for fabrics could have picked up on the subtle blue tones as she tries to subtly mix in with the Commanders.
Fans who’ve finished the newest season know the finale ends with a surprising consequence for June and her Gilead foe, but will Serena still have her eye on a promotion to Commander when the series returns for its sixth and final season?
The Handmaid’s Tale seasons 1-5 can be found to stream on Hulu within the USA and All4 within the UK.