Homeland season 5 and Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison. Homeland is an American political thriller television series developed by Howard Gordon and Alex Gansa based on the Israeli series Hatufim. It was created by Gideon Raff. Homeland season 5, consisting of 12 episodes, will premiere during fall 2015 on Showtime. Are you excited? For sure!
The series has starred Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison, a Central Intelligence Agency officer with bipolar disorder. However, Homeland season 5 is set two years after season 4. Now, Carrie is no longer working for the CIA, and is working for a private security firm in Berlin.
Production began on Berlin in June and it was confirmed that the entire season would be filmed there, making it the first American TV series to film an entire season in Germany. Also in June, four new series regular roles were announced, including Sebastian Koch, Miranda Otto, Alexander Fehling and Sarah Sokolovic.
Sebastian Koch plays the role as Otto Düring, a German philanthropist and Carrie Mathison’s boss.
Miranda Otto is Allison Carr, the current Berlin Chief of Station.
Alexander Fehling is Jonas Happich, legal counsel for the Düring Foundation and Carrie’s boyfriend. He is a really sexy actor, best known for playing in Inglourious Basterds by (2009) by Quentin Tarantino.
And Sarah Sokolovic is Laura Sutton, an American journalist in Berlin.
Executive producers for Homeland season 5 are Alex Gansa, Howard Gordon, Gideon Raff, Alexander Cary, Chip Johannessen, Meredith Stiehm, Patrick Harbinson, Lesli Linka Glatter, Avi Nir and Ran Telem.
“On a film you can really get away with learning the scene the night before and that’s often just not possible with TV, so you have to be a little bit more prepared a little bit more in advance.” Claire Danes.
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