Carrie Mathison, a CIA operations officer, is on probation after carrying out an unauthorized operation in Iraq. As a result, she has been reassigned to the Counter terrorism center. Whilst in Iraq, she was warned that an American prisoner had been turned by Al-Qaeda. When Nicholas Brody, a U.S. Marine Sergeant, is rescued after being held hostage since 2003, she suspects that he is the turned American prisoner. Brody is received home as a war hero, so Carrie goes to any lengths possible, ignoring protocol, to catch him out. Written by
The nation sees a hero. She sees a threat.
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stated in an interview that writer Meredith Stiehm
was deeply involved in writing the character of Carrie, not only because Stiehm was the only female writer on the show but also because her sister suffers from Bipolar disease. See more
During the series we see Brody praying when sun is rising. In Islam there are no prayers when sun is rising. Morning prayer must be finished before sunrise and next prayer is at high noon. See more
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Written by Sean Callery
Performed by Sean Callery
Feat. Chris Tedesco See more