S03.E06: Household in The Handmaid's Tale July 2, 2019 · Edited July 2, 2019 by Dorne2.0 I'm new to this show, I read the book and didn't think I could bear watch it. I just want to say something, OMG, I though Serena was being played by Portia De Rossi. Wow. They look identical. I was thinking, wow, Portia still looks so young!