Writer Meredith Stiehm, 44, shares similarities with Homeland‘s Carrie Mathison (Claire Danes): both work in male-dominated places (Stiehm is the Showtime series’ sole female writer) and both have personal connections to bipolar disorder (Stiehm’s sister, like Carrie, suffers from the condition). Stiehm has penned some of the series most acclaimed and talked about episodes, including season… Continue reading The Women Who Run TV: ‘Homeland’ writer Meredith Stiehm on Claire Danes, new FX pilot
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When Damian Lewis received news of his first Screen Actors Guild Awards nomination, he was not doing anything particularly glamorous. In fact, it was wonderfully ordinary: He was shopping in the streets of London with his child in tow.
And as a day of shopping turned into a day of celebration for the actor, EW got him on the… Continue reading ‘Homeland’: Damian Lewis talks SAG nomination, jokes show can ‘kill me whenever they want’
SPOILER ALERT IF YOU HAVEN’T WATCHED THE LATEST EPISODE OF HOMELAND
With only one episode left in its second season, Showtime’s Homeland has already dispatched two very prominent characters: Vice President Walden (Jamey Sheridan) went last week, and in tonight’s shocking hour, elusive terrorist Abu Nazir (Navid Negahban) was finally caught and killed. Had producers known from the beginning of season… Continue reading SPOILERS: Inside tonight’s shocking ‘Homeland’ and a preview of next week’s season finale — EXCLUSIVE
“Homeland’s” intelligence agencies suffered terrible casualties on tonight’s (Nov. 4) episode, “A Gettysburg Address,” which saw the famous Pennsylvania town again become a battlefield — in America’s war on terrorism.
This time, the consecrated ground was the shop of Bassel the tailor, the bomb maker whom Nicholas Brody (Damian Lewis) killed. So was the traitor turned informant also to blame for the deaths of Carrie Mathison’s… Continue reading 'Homeland' - 'A Gettysburg Address' recap: Is Brody to blame for another terrorist attack?
Homeland was the big winner at the Emmys last week as the show won best drama while the two leads — Claire Danes and Damian Lewis — both took home acting trophies. They were rewards for an electric first season filled with equal parts tension and… well, terrorists. The good news is… Continue reading ‘Homeland’: Why Brody needs to be caught or killed in season 2