Homeland Episode Guide
When Nicholas Brody is found by an American Forces raid deep behind Al Qaeda lines having been missing for eight years, he is brought home a hero. However, after having been removed from Baghdad for upsetting the Iraqi government CIA operative Carrie Mathison has other ideas. She has heard from one of her intelligence contacts in Iraq that an “Amercian POW” has been brainwashed and “turned”. Carrie immediately assumes Brody is the “sleeper”.
Trusted by her superior Carrie starts to investigate Brody but, secretly suffering from bipolar disease makes her paymasters nervous and her investigation erratic.
So, begins a taut psychological thriller originally based on the Israeli TV servies “Hatufim” (Prisoner of War).