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
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
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
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?
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
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
Saul decides to order a sweep at the station. Meanwhile, a beleaguered Carrie looks to Düring for some much-needed support.
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
Carrie realises that she urgently needs Allison's help. Meanwhile, Quinn's plans undergo a significant change.
Episode 9 - The Litvinov Ruse
The Central Intelligence Agency and the German foreign intelligence agency BND both make a play
Episode 10 - New Normal
Allison finds herself being interrogated. Meanwhile, Carrie and Astrid decide to search for Quinn.
Episode 11 - Our Man in Damascus
In the penultimate episode, Carrie finds herself following a lead
Episode 12 - A False Glimmer
In this final episode, time is fast running out