Showtime has announced the slew of new characters joining the third season of spy series, Homeland.
Can you guess which of them will be playing for the bad guys? Take a preview of each guest star pictured below!
(excerpt from press release)
Homeland season three opens during the aftermath of the horrific terror attack that decimated the U.S. intelligence apparatus, and prompted a global manhunt for the world’s most wanted terrorist – Nicholas Brody (Damian Lewis). As Carrie (Claire Danes) and Saul (Mandy Patinkin) begin to pick up the pieces of their shattered professional and personal lives, they are swept up in the political and media firestorm surrounding the terror attack and the subsequent search for Brody’s whereabouts.
The guest stars for season three include:
“Grandma Lois” – Jessica Brody’s mother, played by Joanna Merlin (Law & Order: Special Victims Unit).
“Fara” – a capable analyst despite her young appearance, played by Nazanin Boniadi (How I Met Your Mother).
“Erin Kimball” – Carrie Mathison’s CIA appointed attorney, played by Amy Morton (Boss).
“Dr. Richardson” – a psychiatrist helping Dana Brody cope with recent events, played by Gary Wilmes (Louie).
“Leo” – a new friend of Dana’s with a troubled past, played by Sam Underwood (The Last Keepers).
In the wake of a terror attack on U.S. soil, the government’s investigation deepens.
Those asking for answers include:
“Senator Andrew Lockhart” – the powerful, authoritative and commanding Committee Chairman, played by Tracy Letts (Prison Break).
“Admiral Jim Pennington” – the President’s National Security Advisor, played by Broadway veteran Lawrence Clayton (Dreamgirls, The Big C).
“Majority Counsel David Portillo” – a member of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, played by Pedro Pascal (Graceland).
‘Homeland’ season 3 premieres on Sunday, Sept. 29 at 9pm.