Homeland is an American spy thriller series. Howard Gordon and Alex Gansa are developing the series. It is based on the Israeli series Prisoners of war.
The series is broadcasting in the U.S. on cable channel Showtime. And Fox 21 Television Studios is producing the show. It was first premiered on October 21, 2011.
OVERVIEW OF THE PREVIOUS SEASONS OF HOMELAND SEASON 8:
The series Homeland is based on a bipolar CIA, Carrie Mathison. Eventually, she is slowly becoming convinced that a prisoner of war has gone to serve Al-Qaeda. And that the prisoner is in for a terrorist attack on America.
At the same time, Carrie is constantly facing terror attacks and is trying to save her country. The story shows how she handles the attacks. It is a series of twists and turns in every episode, which is nevertheless, very engaging.
CAST OF HOMELAND SEASON 8
Casting announcements in November 2010 announced Claire Danes to be cast first.
Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison, a CIA case officer, and Damian Lewis as Nicholas Brody. Mandy Patinkin as Saul, who is Carrie’s mentor. Claire Danes are suspecting Brody to be a part of Al-Qaida.
SEASON-8 OF HOMELAND:
Season 8 of the series has released on February 9, 2020. It consists of 12 episodes in total.
The characters in the series are in the middle of a crisis in the Middle East. Saul is now a National Security Advisor to President Warner. The government is sending him for peace negotiations in the Taliban. However, the negotiations between the Taliban and the Afghan are not going well. In the meantime, the government breaks down to such a point that, Saul Berenson calls his friend Carrie for help.
Meanwhile, Carrie undergoes a recovery because her encounter with Russian gulag was bad. Her body is healing, but her memory is not.