Homeland is back. Recently, Showtime announced the premiere date and cast for the TV show’s seventh season.
The new season will see Carrie (Claire Danes) return to Washington DC as she takes on the Keane administration for arresting 200 members of the intelligence community. The cast also includes Amy Hargreaves, Elizabeth Marvel, Mandy Patinkin, Linus Roache, Maury Sterling, and newcomer Morgan Spector.
Take a sneak peek and read more details below:
LOS ANGELES – December 12, 2017 – SHOWTIME has announced that the seventh season of the Emmy(R) and Golden Globe(R) winning hit drama HOMELAND will kick off on Sunday, February 11 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. Starring Emmy, Screen Actors Guild(R) and Golden Globe winner Claire Danes and Emmy and Tony(R) winner Mandy Patinkin, the cast of series regulars also includes returning actors Elizabeth Marvel, Linus Roache, Maury Sterling and Jake Weber, and joining the cast this season is acclaimed actor Morgan Spector (Boardwalk Empire). The network’s top-rated drama series, HOMELAND is currently filming in Richmond, Virginia.
At the end of last season, following an assassination attempt on her life, President Keane (Marvel) broke her promise to Carrie (Danes) by arresting 200 members of the intelligence community without bringing charges against them, including Saul Berenson (Patinkin). As season seven begins, Carrie has left her job in the White House and moved back to D.C. and is living with her sister Maggie (Amy Hargreaves) to take on the Keane administration and secure the release of the 200.
Produced by Fox 21 Television Studios for SHOWTIME, HOMELAND was developed for American television by Alex Gansa and Howard Gordon, and is based on the original Israeli series Prisoners of War by Gideon Raff. Along with Gansa and Gordon, the executive producers for season seven will be Chip Johannessen, Lesli Linka Glatter, Patrick Harbinson, Claire Danes, Michael Klick, Ron Nyswaner, Gideon Raff, Avi Nir and Ran Telem.”
What do you think? Do you watch Homeland? Are you excited for the new season?