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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 Gets Support from Hubby Hugh Dancy at 'Homeland' Season Four Private Screening!

Claire Danes poses for a photo with her handsome hubby Hugh Dancy while attending the private reception and screening for season four of her hit show Homeland on Thursday (September 4) in New York City.

The 35-year-old actress and Hugh, 39, were joined by her co-stars Rupert Friend, Nazanin Boniadi, Sarita Choudhury, Mandy Patinkin, Amy Hargreaves, and writer and producer Alex Gansa.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Claire Danes

In case you missed it, check out Claire on the cover of Harper’s Bazaar UK magazine’s October 2014 issue.

The fourth season of Homeland premieres on Sunday, October 5 at 9PM ET/PT on Showtime – Watch the trailer here!

FYI: Claire is wearing a Chloe dress with Kurt Geiger shoes.

10+ pictures inside of Claire Danes and others at the private screening for Homeland… More Here! »

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Zach Braff Has an Identity Crisis in First Full-Length 'Wish I Was Here' Trailer - Watch Now!

Zach Braff and Kate Hudson play a loving husband and wife in this brand new official trailer for their upcoming film Wish I Was Here!

Written by, directed by, and starring Zach, the movie tells the story of Aidan Bloom, a struggling actor, father and husband, who at 35 is still trying to find his identity; a purpose for his life.

He winds up trying to home school his two children when his father can no longer afford to pay for private education and the only available public school is on its last legs.

Through teaching them about life his way, Aidan gradually discovers some of the parts of himself he couldn’t find.

Mandy Patinkin, Josh Gad, Jim Parsons, Joey King, Ashley Greene, and McKaley Miller also appear. Wish I Was Here hits theaters July 18!


Wish I Was Here Official Trailer

'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?

SPOILER ALERT: DO NOT CONTINUE IF YOU DO NOT WANT TO KNOW WHAT HAPPENED!

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! »

Claire Danes & Damian Lewis: Showtime Pre-Emmys Party

Claire Danes poses with her hubby Hugh Dancy at the Showtime 2013 Emmy Eve Soiree held at the Sunset Tower Hotel on Saturday night (September 21) in West Hollywood, Calif.

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

Fellow Showtime stars Edie Falco, Don Cheadle, Matt LeBlanc, Aimee Garcia, Yvonne Strahovski, Cameron Monaghan, and Michael Sheen were also in attendance and sipped on SVEDKA Vodka cocktails.

Earlier in the day, Claire was spotted pushing her adorable baby boy Cyrus, 9 months, through LAX Airport after arriving in Los Angeles.

FYI: Claire is wearing a Lanvin dress and a Dana Rebecca Designs bracelet.

35+ pictures inside of Claire Danes and other stars at the Showtime party… More Here! »

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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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