Posts by Kimberly Potts

  • ‘Homeland’ sweeps major Golden Globes TV drama awards

    Kimberly Potts, Yahoo! TV at Yahoo! Movies Golden Globes Blog1 yr ago

    Mandy Patinkin lost the supporting actor award, but otherwise, it was a sweep of the TV drama statues for Showtime's "Homeland" at the Golden Globe Awards.

    The series, which concluded its second season in December, earned Best Drama honors, and best lead actor and actress Golden Globes for stars Damian Lewis and Claire Danes.

    The awards came for a season that was not as overwhelmingly positively received as the drama's debut season.

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    Though President Barack Obama has called himself a fan of the show, some fans and critics questioned the plausibility of several Season 2 plot points (the Brody/VP/pacemaker episode, specifically) and were frustrated with the emphasis on and direction of the Carrie and Brody relationship.

    "Homeland" is scheduled to return for season three on September 29, 2013, though Showtime honcho David Nevins told reporters at the Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour this week that Lewis' long-term future with the series is up in the air.

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