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'Homeland' & 'The Affair' Renewed by Showtime!

Great news for fans of the Showtime series Homeland and The Affair – the network has picked up both shows for additional seasons!

The Affair, starring Dominic West, Ruth Wilson, and Joshua Jackson, will be getting a 10-episode second season while Claire Danes‘ hit drama Homeland will be getting a 12-episode fifth season, which will air in 2015.

The Affair is averaging 3.9 million weekly viewers across all platforms while Homeland has been averaging 6 million for the new season and it has been growing each of the last three weeks.

“In its fourth season, Homeland has brilliantly reinvented itself. It continues to capture the attention of a devoted fan base, and has provided an enviable platform for the successful launch of The Affair,” Showtime president David Nevins said in a statement. “With thought-provoking, relevant and addictive storylines, both series have been embraced, dissected and much debated week after week. We’re excited to see more from these complex shows in 2015.”

ARE YOU EXCITED for the additional seasons of Homeland and The Affair?

Claire Danes & Rupert Friend Film 'Homeland' Season 4 in Cape Town!

Claire Danes and Rupert Friend work on a scene for the fourth season of Homeland on Sunday (June 15) at Cape Town Station in Cape Town, South Africa.

The station was transformed into Pakistan’s bustling Benazir Bhutto International Airport terminal for the fourth day of shooting the new season.

Many guest stars have been announced for the upcoming season, including House of CardsCorey Stoll, Smash‘s Raza Jeffrey, Laila Robins, and Michael O’Keefe.

Corey will be playing Sandy Bachman, the CIA chief of station in Pakistan and a rising star in the agency’s firmament, according to THR.

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'Homeland' Season 3 Finale Reaches Series High Ratings!

The third season finale of Claire Danes and Damian Lewis‘ hit series Homeland aired last night and it achieved the best ratings the show has seen for any episode yet!

For the 9pm airing, there were a total of 2.4 million viewers and adding in the encore showing, 2.9 million people watched the show that night, ranking it as the series’ most-watched night ever.

Even though many fans and critics have been calling out the show for having a weak season, it is the most-watched season to date with 7 million weekly viewers when counting DVR, On Demand, and encore plays, according to THR.

Airing after the Homeland finale, the freshman drama Masters of Sex reached 1.2 million viewers at 10pm, up 21 percent from its series premiere back in September.

Make sure to check out our recap of the Homeland season finale if you missed it!

WHAT DID YOU THINK of the season three finale of Homeland?

'Homeland' Season 3 Finale Recap - Who Was Killed Off?


Throughout the last few episodes of Homeland‘s third season, Damian Lewis‘ character Brody has been on a mission working with the CIA and Claire Danes‘ Carrie to kill General Akbari, one of the high ranking terrorists.

He was sent over to Iran to try and get asylum, telling them that he couldn’t go back to America where he is wanted for the bombing of Langley. They take him in under the supervision of Majid Javadi, a man that the CIA had turned into a double agent on their side.

At the end of last week’s episode, Brody had worked his way into Akbari’s office and completed the mission to kill him… but then he needed a way out of country.

Click inside to find out what happened on the finale and if someone was killed off… More Here! »

'Homeland' & 'Masters of Sex' Renewed by Showtime!

Showtime has just announced that it has renewed Homeland and Masters of Sex for a fourth and second season, respectively!

Both will return in 2014 with 12 one-hour episodes.

Homeland continues to prove its strength for SHOWTIME, and is one of television’s most exciting, provocative and widely-discussed shows. It has grown its audience significantly in each of its three seasons,” Showtime president David Nevins said in a statement. “The critical and audience reaction to Masters of Sex since its great launch has been incredibly gratifying. It’s a privilege to get to work with such talented and creative people as Alex Gansa and Michelle Ashford, as well as their tremendous casts. They have each created truly original shows, with distinctive voices that are among the most admired series on television.”

ARE YOU EXCITED for more Homeland and Masters of Sex???

'Homeland' Season 2 Complete Recap - Season 3 Starts Tonight!

The third season of the hit series Homeland will be kicking off tonight, but before that happens, we want to make sure you are fully refreshed on what happened last year!

Claire Danes, Damian Lewis, and Mandy Patinkin star in the hit Showtime series, which won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series for its first season. Claire is now a two-time Emmy winner for her role as Carrie Mathison.

If you watched the second season of the show, you will understand why Homeland will be adjusting greatly for the upcoming third season following the shocking season two finale. In fact, we can tell you that Damian‘s character Nicholas Brody isn’t featured in the third season’s first two episodes at all.

Make sure to watch Homeland‘s season three premiere tonight (September 29) at 9/8c on Showtime!

Click inside for a complete recap of Homeland‘s second season… More Here! »

Claire Danes & Damian Lewis: 'Homeland' DC Premiere!

Claire Danes hits the red carpet at the premiere screening of the third season of her hit Showtime series Homeland on Monday (September 9) at the Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C.

The 34-year-old actress was joined at the premiere by her co-stars Damian Lewis, Morena Baccarin, Mandy Patinkin, Morgan Saylor, and Jackson Pace.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Claire Danes

The third season of Homeland will be premiering on Sunday, September 29 at 9/8c on Showtime. Also, make sure to tune in to the Emmy Awards the weekend before to see if it wins any of the eleven awards it is nominated for!

FYI: Claire is wearing a Valentino dress and clutch with Stuart Weitzman shoes and Jamie Wolf jewelry. Morena is wearing a Donna Karan dress, Casadei shoes, and Hearts on Fire jewelry. Morgan is wearing a Novis dress.

20+ pictures inside of Claire Danes and Damian Lewis at the premiere screening… More Here! »

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