Claire Danes in Homeland

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Claire Danes’ performances have earned her three Golden Globes and two Emmy Awards

TV terror thriller Homeland is to proceed for not less than three extra seasons, it has been introduced.

The sixth sequence will air in January 2017 and will probably be set within the US after a presidential election.

Seasons seven and eight have additionally been confirmed, with actress Claire Danes and showrunner Alex Gansa each on board, Deadline reported.

Danes performs a superb however troubled CIA officer within the Showtime drama, which airs on Channel four within the UK.

Homeland has gained eight Emmy Awards and 5 Golden Globes because it started in 2011.

Showtime’s programming president Gary Levine stated: “Homeland was deserving of a multi-year pickup, and that is what Howard [Gordon, executive producer] has achieved together with his enthusiasm.”

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Danes and co-star Mandy Patinkin took half within the Showtime Tv Critics Affiliation summer season press tour on Thursday

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