When Marine Nicolas Brody is hailed as a hero after he returns home from eight years of captivity in Iraq, intelligence officer Carrie Mathison is the only one who suspects that he may have been "turned".
Claire Danes / Mandy Patinkin / Damian Lewis / Morena Baccarin / Jackson Pace / Morgan Saylor / Rupert Friend / Diego Klattenhoff / David Harewood / Tracy Letts / David Marciano / Navid Negahban
Pieces fall into place.
Carrie and Quinn make a discovery. Keane makes a decision. Max finds trouble.
Dar plays his hand. Quinn revisits his past.
Carrie catches a break. Keane makes a plan. Max goes undercover.
Carrie and Saul present evidence to Keane. Quinn tracks a mark.
Carrie gets bad news. Saul makes a plan. Quinn accepts his situation.
Carrie follows a lead. Saul meets an old friend. Keane takes a stand.
Keane gets sidelined. Carrie's work follows her home.
Carrie handles her client. Saul's trip takes a turn. Quinn investigates.
Saul goes to Abu Dhabi. Carrie delivers bad news. Quinn senses something.
Carrie and Reda fight for their client while Quinn fights against his new life. Saul and Dar suspect Keane has a secret.
Carrie returns home to the US with Franny to work as an advocate for Muslim Americans. Dar and Saul brief President-elect Keane. Quinn struggles with his new circumstances.
The clock runs out.
A new threat emerges.
The CIA and BND make a play.
Carrie needs Allison's help. Quinn's plans change.
Carrie reconnects with old friends. Saul opens up to Allison.
Saul orders a sweep at the station. Carrie looks to Düring for support.
Quinn covers for Carrie. Dar and Allison assess the damage.
Answers elude Carrie. Saul and Allison run an operation.
Jonas and Carrie revisit her past. Quinn stalks his prey.
Carrie and Düring visit a refugee camp. Saul and Allison are at odds.
Carrie is thrust back into the world she left behind.
Back in the States, Carrie and Saul investigate what she saw in Islamabad.
Carrie puts her life on the line to get her team out of Pakistan.
The security breach at the Embassy has far reaching consequences.
Carrie improvises to salvage her mission. The CIA closes in on a leak.
Carrie organizes a last-ditch operation. Lockhart and Martha stall the ISI.
Lockhart arrives. Carrie's investigation gets complicated.
Carrie puts her operation in motion, staging an attack on herself and Ayaan to make him flee to his uncle in the North. But where is Saul?
Carrie works a frightened asset. Quinn and Fara stake out a new suspect.
Carrie gets a tip from Redmond regarding Quinn's lead. Saul calls in a favor with an old friend in the Pakistani military. Fara uncovers a deep-rooted conspiracy.
Carrie ventures a delicate alliance with the Pakistan's secretive Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI). Fara fails to recruit a key asset, forcing Carrie to intervene. After the events in Islamabad, Quinn zeroes in on a potential lead.
Carrie makes a crucial decision after learning pressing intelligence; Saul struggles to adjust to his new role in the private sector.
With Akbari dead, Carrie and Brody try to get to a safe house and wait for extraction.
While Brody starts his mission in Tehran intending to kill the grand general of Iran, Carrie tries to give local support and a extraction plan for him.
Brodie tries to get in Iran as an informer with the help of CIA.
Saul has found and rescued Brody and is now trying to help him recover from addiction. A task that proved to be a little challenging, so Saul turns to Carrie for help. She only agrees to help after she hears about Saul's new plan.
Saul has only nine days left as interim CIA director and successor senator Andrew Lockhart opposes operation Majid, but the chief of staff agrees that Saul can continue the top-secret ...
Majid Javadi is firmly in Saul's grip and seems to run out of excuses to give in to blackmail, so he's put on an airplane back to Teheran as double agent. As the police found his family's ...
While Saul pretends not to mind being passed over, nominated CIA director senator Andrew Lockhart turns to Dar Adal to 'clean out the closet'. Only Quinn is told about Carrie's triple agent...
Saul hopes to be appointed regular CIA director when summoned to the presidential chief of staff's geese hunt, but senator Andrew Lockhart is the one toasted as nominee. Quinn is meanwhile ...
Carrie hopes to be released given effective medication and family support, but sees both as sabotage. Paul Franklin's law firm however gets her released for a day, so they can offer her ...
El Nino's Venezuelan drug gang rescues Brody, dangerously shot by Colombians over the border, and takes him to a half-finished building full of squatters in Caracas. He's patched up and ...
Peter Quinn protests to Saul, on account of Carrie being blamed solely for the Brody and bomb disaster. Peter visits her in a CIA psych ward, where she's collocated due to her erratic ...
Now director Estes is dead and Brody disappeared, the decapitated CIA morns over 200 casualties and fears for its very existence unless a congressional commission can be appeased despite ...
Brody, Carrie, Estes, Quinn, and Dana must make choices. Brody and Carrie repair to the lakeside cabin where their affair took a serious turn some months ago. Quinn is watching from across ...
Exhaustion all around. Carrie tracks Abu Nazir through the abandoned factory where she had been a hostage, but he slips away. Teams of FBI find nothing, so Carrie suspects that someone on ...
Brody rejoins his family and Mike takes his leave. Then Brody gets a call that Carrie is in mortal danger - only he can save her, but at a price? Saul continues his inquiry into who Peter ...
Where's Brody? Is he compromised? The CIA is about to roll up Roya when Brody gets word to them that he's okay. Once his family is safe, he will share details of a planned attack and Abu ...
Dana's disgust with dad leads to his shouting at Jessica and then telling Roya and the CIA that he's out, he's quitting. Can Carrie talk him out of depression, convince him to reconnect ...
Fearing an attack is imminent, Saul goes to a federal prison to interview Aileen (whom he brought back from the U.S.-Mexican border a year or so ago) and Carrie, under orders from Quinn, ...
More secrets. Roya talks to an unknown man in a park: what do they say to each other? Peter takes a crew to search the bomb-making tailor's shop in Gettysburg: is there anything to find? ...
Brody finds himself prisoner again, but this time it's on American soil. Meanwhile, Carrie is forced to play second fiddle after her rash judgment call at the hotel as Estes is busy keeping Jessica off their trail.
Jess suggests to Brody that he pack a bag if he won't tell her the truth. The CIA has him under 24-hour surveillance from an off-site location run by Peter Quinn, Estes' loyal and acerbic ...
Jessica's fund-raising dinner for veterans is tonight, with Brody making a speech and with her also in full view of D.C. high society. With tension between them early that afternoon, is a ...
Before she makes it to a safe house, Carrie interviews the wife of a Lebanese official on her own, learning that Abu Nazir will be in Beirut the next day. Estes and Saul are skeptical, ...
An asset from Carrie's former life comes in from the cold. Freshman Congressman Nick Brody discovers that Abu Nazir may not be content with his nonviolent approach to affecting change in American foreign policy.
In the Season 1 finale, a near-catatonic Carrie is confined to bed as Saul puzzles over the unnerving implications of her time line.
When the dust settles from an explosion, Saul finds a manic Carrie hospitalized and realizes there may be merit to her wild theories.
Walker's Washington contact is identified by Carrie and Saul, but the target is protected via diplomatic immunity. Meanwhile, political bigwigs approach Brody about running for a disgraced congressman's seat.
Brody's efforts to sever ties with Abu Nazir triggers flashbacks to his time as a captive. Meanwhile, the mosque shooting results in a public-relations nightmare for Carrie.
While Carrie and Saul are left reeling by the news that Walker is alive, the intelligence organizations squabble over how to capture him.
Aileen is taken into custody by Saul in Mexico. Meanwhile, Carrie and Brody share some quality time at a cabin in the woods, owned by Carrie's family. Everything seems to be going well until shocking revelations are made.
Carrie manages to prepare a polygraph test for the 11 people who were near Afsal Hamid, including Sgt. Brody. Meannwhile, she tries to get closer to Brody using other personal methods.
A man is captured by the CIA in Islamabad, who turns out to be Brody's former guard and torturer while he was a prisoner. The man is interrogated by Saul, but Brody wants to see him in person.
Political powers make big plans to promote Brody as a national hero, but erratic behavior on his part threatens his media image.
Nicholas Brody quickly proves himself a welcome father for already doting son Chris and even brat Dana, who for his sake swallows her objections to a "hero's perfect family" TV show, ...
Virgil and Carrie's illegal surveillance of the Brody home is covered for a month by a dodgy court order Saul Berenson gets from 'vulnerable' judge Jeffrey Turner. Unfortunately Carrie's ...
Eight years after being listed as missing in action and presumed dead in Iraq, Marine Corps Sgt. Nicholas Brody is found alive in an Al Qaeda prison. He returns home to a hero's welcome and...