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Compelling and contemporary US thriller about a troubled and unorthodox CIA agent, starring Claire Danes, Mandy Patinkin and Rupert Friend

About the Show

Compelling and contemporary US thriller about a troubled and unorthodox CIA agent, starring Claire Danes, Mandy Patinkin and Rupert Friend

Series 5 Summary

Season five of the US thriller picks up almost two years after the embassy attack in Islamabad. Carrie Mathison finds herself in self-imposed exile, dealing with feelings of guilt and disillusionment.

  • Episode 1 - Separation Anxiety

    Episode 1 - Separation Anxiety

    Carrie is in self-imposed exile, making a new life in Berlin, estranged from the CIA and working as head of security for a German philanthropist, but her peace is threatened by a request from her boss

  • Episode 2 - The Tradition of Hospitality

    Episode 2 - The Tradition of Hospitality

    Carrie and Düring pay a visit to a refugee camp, and Quinn stays on mission. Meanwhile, Saul and Allison find themselves at odds.

  • Episode 3 - Super Powers

    Episode 3 - Super Powers

    Jonas and Carrie decide to revisit Carrie's past, but it puts their relationship under strain. Meanwhile, Quinn is busy stalking his prey.

  • Episode 4 - Why Is This Night Different?

    Episode 4 - Why Is This Night Different?

    In shocking and unexpected circumstances, Carrie finds that the answers she needs are eluding her. Meanwhile, Saul and Allison run an operation.

  • Episode 5 - Better Call Saul

    Episode 5 - Better Call Saul

    The hacktivists rise up, and Quinn covers for Carrie. Meanwhile, Allison and a furious Dar must attempt to assess the recent damage.

  • Episode 6 - Parabiosis

    Episode 6 - Parabiosis

    Saul decides to order a sweep at the station. Meanwhile, a beleaguered Carrie looks to Düring for some much-needed support.

  • Episode 7 - Oriole

    Episode 7 - Oriole

    Carrie gets the opportunity to reconnect with some old friends. Meanwhile, Saul decides the time is right to open up to Allison.

  • Episode 8 - All About Allison

    Episode 8 - All About Allison

    Carrie realises that she urgently needs Allison's help. Meanwhile, Quinn's plans undergo a significant change.

  • Episode 9 - The Litvinov Ruse

    Episode 9 - The Litvinov Ruse

    The Central Intelligence Agency and the German foreign intelligence agency BND both make a play

  • Episode 10 - New Normal

    Episode 10 - New Normal

    Allison finds herself being interrogated. Meanwhile, Carrie and Astrid decide to search for Quinn.

  • Episode 11 - Our Man in Damascus

    Episode 11 - Our Man in Damascus

    In the penultimate episode, Carrie finds herself following a lead

  • Episode 12 - A False Glimmer

    Episode 12 - A False Glimmer

    In this final episode, time is fast running out