Claire Danes and Martin Donovan on "Homeland" (Photo: Showtime)

Why Did ‘Homeland’s’ Twist Feel Like a Cheat?

By Alyssa Rosenberg “Homeland” has never been afraid of jaw-dropping moments, whether it was Carrie’s honey-trapping Brody after a support group, grabbing his suicide video by accident when she pilfers a backpack in Beirut, or blowing up CIA headquarters in the middle of a memorial service for the vice-president. But for its first two seasons, […]

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Fall TV Preview: ‘Homeland’ Season 3 Burning Questions Answered

When we return for Season 3 of “Homeland” on Sunday, Sept. 29, it is 56 days after the car bomb exploded and decimated CIA Headquarters, and now the CIA is under a second attack. This time not by terrorists, but by the United States Congress, which isn’t sure that an entity that can’t protect itself […]

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Streampix: ‘Homeland’ Stars Enjoy ‘Life’ After ‘Life’

With the third season premiere of “Homeland” on tap for Sept. 29 on Showtime (and Xfinity On Demand), its three celebrated stars—Emmy/Golden Globe winners Claire Danes and Damian Lewis and dual nominee Mandy Patinkin—are set to reprise their roles in the critically acclaimed post-9/11 tale of a marine hero-turned-terrorist-turned-double agent, itself an Emmy winner for […]

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‘Homeland’ Co-Star Not Returning as Regular for Season 3

With the focus of “Homeland‘s” third season shifting to Brody-on-the-lam and a reinstated Carrie trying to catch him clear his name, so shifts the screen time for several supporting players. [xfinity-record-button id=”5421927232047592112″ program_type=”series”] Deadline reports that David Marciano, who plays Carrie’s off-the-books sidekick Virgil, will not appear as a series regular for the upcoming third […]

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Burning Questions from the ‘Homeland’ Season 2 Finale

Sunday night’s “Homeland” Season 2 finale went out with a bang – both literally – with a gigantic C4 explosion at Walden’s memorial service that ultimately killed more than 200 people – and figuratively – with Brody and Carrie finally cementing their love only to have it torn from beneath them when Brody is forced […]

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It’s Not Looking Good for ‘Homeland’s Damian Lewis

“Homeland” star Damian Lewis was basking in the glow of the show’s impressive collection of Golden Globe Award nominations Thursday morning, but the real buzz is building over the fate of his tortured character on the winning Showtime series. As we eagerly await Sunday night’s second-season finale, many fans are obsessing over whether or not […]

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