Nick Will Interfere With June and Luke’s Relationship, According to O-T Fagbenle of ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’
June Osborne (Elisabeth Moss) and Luke Bankole (O-T Fagbenle) have a long way to go to restore their marriage after years of being physically separated, if season 4 episode 7 of The Handmaid’s Tale, titled “Home,” is any indication.
June and Luke will have to deal with not only their personal pain in the future, but also the reality that June fell in love with Nick Blaine (Max Minghella) while she was in Gilead. Nick’s arrival, according to Fagbenle, will cause a disruption in June and Luke’s already strained relationship.
[Warning: This article includes spoilers for The Handmaid’s Tale season 4 episode 7.]
In ‘The Handmaid’s Tale,’ June fell in love with Nick.
As The Handmaid’s Tale develops, the focus has shifted to June, Nick, and Luke’s increasingly passionate love triangle. June and Nick’s connection grew throughout the first season as she fought to hold on to her memories of Luke.
After the birth of their daughter, Nichole, in the second season, June came to terms with her feelings for Nick and realized she loved him. Luke took it upon himself to raise Nichole and June’s best friend, Moira Strand, when they escaped Gilead with Emily Malek (Alexis Bledel) (Samira Wiley).
Despite the fact that June and Nick were apart for the majority of the third season due to Nick’s elevation to Commander, their love has only grown stronger. After a passionate parting kiss in season 4 episode 3 of The Handmaid’s Tale, “The Crossing,” the two professed their love for one other.
Elisabeth Moss believes June’s “connection” with Nick is more unique than her relationship with Luke in “The Handmaid’s Tale.”
After a few weeks, June has managed to flee to Canada thanks to Moira’s help. She sees Luke and Nichole again. One would believe that June is… This is a condensed version of the narrative. I hope you found it entertaining.