Homeland Exclusive: Boss Actress Joins Season 3 Cast as Carrie's [Spoiler]

homelandCarrie Mathison is lawyering up.

BossAmy Morton is joining Season 3 of Homeland in the recurring role of Erin Kimball, Carrie’s CIA appointed attorney, TVLine has learned exclusively.

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Additionally, Tracy Letts (Prison Break) has been cast as Senator Andrew Lockhart, the powerful, authoritative and commanding Committee Chairman. He will also recur.

As Showtime previously revealed, the Emmy winning drama’s third season picks up “during the aftermath of the horrific terror attack that decimated the U.S. intelligence apparatus, and prompted a global manhunt for the world’s most wanted terrorist — Nick Brody. As Carrie and Saul begin to pick up the pieces of their shattered professional and personal lives, they are swept up in the political and media firestorm surrounding the terror attack and the subsequent search for Brody’s whereabouts.”

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Homeland returns Sunday, Sept. 29 at 9 pm.

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