‘Homeland’ Fans Aren’t Ready To Say Goodbye To The Beloved Series

by Jeremy Spirogis
Claire Danes - Homeland

The critically-acclaimed, award-winning Showtime sequence, Homeland, airs its sequence finale on April 26. But after watching Claire Danes play CIA agent Carrie Matheson for eight riveting seasons, followers usually are not able to say goodbye. 

Claire Danes - Homeland
Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison in HOMELAND | Sifeddine Elamine/SHOWTIME

‘Homeland’ has been on the air for eight seasons

Homeland premiered on Showtime in 2011, and it launched viewers to CIA operative Carrie Matheson and her mentor, Saul Berenson (Mandy Patinkin). Carrie is bipolar and should cope with her unstable habits. But all through all of it, she makes use of her sensible thoughts to see issues that the majority others can’t.

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Through eight seasons, Carrie and Saul have sabotaged terrorist plots, hindered worldwide schemes, and saved American democracy. Along the best way, Carrie misplaced shut associates and lovers and had a child woman named Franny.

Why is it ending?

There are much more storylines the Homeland may probably cowl with its characters, however sadly, this season is it’s final. As reported by TV Line, Showtime president David Nevins mentioned that the eighth season would carry Carrie’s story to an in depth. 

“Alex Gansa (the Homeland government producer) will probably be bringing this present, which has received eight Emmys and 5 Golden Globes, to its correct conclusion,” Nevins mentioned. “I can not say sufficient about how a lot Homeland has meant for the acceleration of our model, to not point out to me personally. It was, actually, the primary present that I greenlit after I got here to Showtime.”

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Nevins additionally revealed that the explanation the present is ending is that Claire Danes (additionally a producer) and Gansa felt it was time to say goodbye. “Alex and Claire both started talking about it towards the end of last season,” he mentioned. “I asked, ‘Are you sure? Let’s think about it.’ But when they were resolved, it seemed like it was the right time. The two of them finally made the decision.”

‘Homeland’ followers are unhappy to see the sequence go

Homeland is without doubt one of the most gripping reveals on TV, and it’s no shock followers aren’t able to see Carrie’s story finish. “Only two episodes left? Forever? We have been riding with the #Homeland crew for a long time and I may speak for everyone in saying we are sad to see an end to such an amazing group of storytellers,” one fan wrote on Twitter. 

“I completely beloved Homeland and I’m unhappy to see it finish,” another Twitter user shared. “It meant so much to me to see such a flawed, strong, powerful woman, wallowing in all the grey areas of life and politics. Carrie Mathison is an amazing character.”

“This season of #Homeland has been INCREDIBLE! I’m so sad there’s only two episodes left and then the show is over for good,” tweeted one fan

“I am getting season 5 of 24 vibes from this season of #Homeland,”” one other Twitter user wrote. “It has been THAT GOOD. I know the reveal coming up will be major. I’m so sad this show is ending!!!”

The basic fan consensus is that this final season, particularly the ultimate episodes, have been a number of the greatest thus far. It is tough to say goodbye, however at the least the present is giving followers an intense and thrilling finish to the sequence. 

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