The famous American spy thriller TV show is back with its finale season 8, which was released on 12th February 2020. The series is based on an Israel TV show named Prisoners of War The The show stars Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison as a Central Intelligence Agency with bipolar disorder the series follows the story of CIA’s counter-terrorism activities and groundworks to stop terror attacks on America.
The first season of the show was released in 2011 under the banner of Fox 21 Television Studios. And after the first season of its release, the show has attracted a lot of viewers. As a result, the show was renewed seven times the finale season was released on 12th February 2020. In this article, we are going to discuss all the updates we have about season 8. So here is everything you need to know.
The show mainly centers on the story of a CIA officer Carrie Mathison who leads an unapproved operation in Iraq and is reassigned to the CIA-Counterterrorism Center in Langley, Virginia. Season 8 followed the story of Saul Berenson, the new National Security Advisor for President Ralph Warner. He has been appointed for the operation to negotiate peace with the Taliban operating in Afghanistan. As a result, Saul wants to take Carrie Mathison as her knowledge and experience in groundwork there could help the mission. How the story will propagate if the show gets a renewal for that, we might have to wait for some time.
Index of Homeland Season 8
The Homeland season 8 features a total of 12 episodes here is the list of the episodes and the details.
- Season 8 Episode 1: Deception Indicated, Directed by Lesli Linka Glatter, Written by Debora Cahn and Alex Gansa, Aired on 9th February 2020.
- Season 8 Episode 2: Catch and Release, Directed by Lesli Linka Glatter, Written by Patrick Harbinson and Chip Johannessen, Aired on 16th February 2020.
- Season 8 Episode 3: False Friends, Directed by Keith Gordon, Written by Alex Gansa and Howard Gordon, Aired on 23rd February 2020.
- Season 8 Episode 4: Chalk One Up, Directed by Seith Mann, Written by Patrick Harbinson & Chip Johannessen, Aired on 1st March 2020.
- Season 8 Episode 5: Chalk Two Down, Directed by Alex Graves, Written by Patrick Harbinson & Chip Johannessen, Aired on 8th March 2020.
- Season 8 Episode 6: Two Minutes, Directed by Tucker Gates, Written by Debora Cahn, Aired on 15th March 2020.
- Season 8 Episode 7: Fucker Shot Me, Directed by Lesli Linka Glatter, Written by Patrick Harbinson and Chip Johannessen, Aired on 22nd March 2020.
- Season 8 Episode 8: Threnody(s), Directed by Michael Klick, Written by Patrick Harbinson and Chip Johannessen, Aired on 29th March 2020.
- Season 8 Episode 9: In Full Flight, Directed by Dan Attias, Written by Alex Gansa & Howard Gordo, Aired on 5th April 2020.
- Season 8 Episode 10: Designated Driver, Directed by Michael Offer, Written by Patrick Harbinson and Chip Johannessen, Aired on 12th April 2020.
- Season 8 Episode 11: TBD, Directed by TBD, Written by Patrick Harbinson and Chip Johannessen, Air Date 19th April 2020.
- Season 8 Episode 12: TBD, Directed by TBD, Written by Alex Gansa & Howard Gordon, Air Date 26th April 2020.
Homeland Season 9 update: When will it premiere?
If renewed, Homeland Season 9 will be released in April 2021. As of now, we do not have any update regarding the update of Homeland Season 9. However, if the show gets a renewal, you can expect season 9 of Homeland in the fall of 2021. Still, we have to wait for an official confirmation. The season 8 streaming is available on Redbox, Apple iTunes, Vudu, Amazon Video, Showtime Amazon Channel, fuboTV, DIRECTV FandangoNOW, Google Play Movies, and Microsoft Store you can refer to any of them for streaming.
As of now, Fox 21 Television House has not revived the show for the 9th season. Though season 8 is considered as a finale season but based on the audience’s applause and show ratings, the show might get a renewal. We have to wait for an official word on this.
Is there a Trailer of Homeland Season 9?
Regrettably, We do not have a trailer of Homeland Season 9 yet. However, we do have a trailer of Homeland Season 8.
Casts Of Homeland
The casts of Homeland Season 9 has not been confirmed yet, but we do have the details of the cast of Homeland Season 8 which Consists of the following actors
- Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison: A former CIA officer.
- Maury Sterling as Max Piotrowski: A surveillance expert and a trusted associate of Carrie.
- Costa Ronin as Yevgeny Gromov: A Russian sheriff.
- Nimrat Kaur as Tasneem Qureishi: The leader of the Pakistan intelligence agency.
- Mandy Patinkin as Saul Berenson: Carrie’s former supervisor, instructor, and the National Security Advisor.
- Numan Acar as Haissam Haqqani: The leader of the Taliban.
- Linus Roache as David Wellington: The Chief of Staff of The White House