Across five harrowing seasons, she’s wrestled with a crippling bipolar disorder, fallen for an American prisoner of war, and confronted terrorism head-on, but Carrie Mathison’s story isn’t over yet – far from it, in fact. Now that Showtime has already nailed down plans for seasons 7 and 8, fans of all things Homeland
can rest assured that the network’s flagship CIA thriller isn’t going anywhere anytime soon.
In fact, with the oncoming season 6, Showtime’s procedural looks set to hit closer to home than ever before – and we aren’t just talking about the change of location. With Claire Danes
’ world-weary lead back on home soil, the entire sixth season of Homeland
is set to take place between Election Day and the inauguration, as Elizabeth Marvel
’s President-elect prepares to be sworn into the Oval Office.
It’s a transitional time for the halls of government, then, and