|Original run||February 9, 2020|
|No. of Episodes||12|
|Nielsen rating|| 18-49 rating:|
|Home video release|
|Blu-ray Disc release|
Saul Berenson, the National Security Advisor for newly inaugurated President Ralph Warner, is assigned to negotiate peace with the Taliban in Afghanistan. Carrie Mathison is still struggling to recover from her brutal treatment as a prisoner in Russia, but Saul wants to bring her to Afghanistan, feeling her knowledge and experience in Afghanistan is essential.
- Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison
- Mandy Patinkin as Saul Berenson
- Maury Sterling as Max
- Linus Roache as David Wellington
- Costa Ronin as Yevgeny Gromov
- Numan Acar as Haissam Haqqani
- Nimrat Kaur as Tasneem Qureshi
|Picture||Title||Number||Season Number||Production Code||Original Airdate|| U.S. viewers|
|85||1||February 9, 2020|
- Showtime renewed the series for a eighth season of 12 episodes on August 11, 2016.
- In January 2017, it was announced by the show's creators that they had planned for it to be the final season. 
- In April 2018, Claire Danes officially confirmed that it would be the show's final season.
- In August 2018, it was announced that the final season will premiere in June 2019 with filming due to start in early 2019 due to Danes' pregancy. An article published in January 2019 stated that filming is slated to being in February.  The premiere date was later changed to the Fall.
- In January 2019, it was announced that the final season will be based in Afghanistan while filming will take place in Morocco.
- In August 2019, it was announced that the final season will premiere in February 2020.
|See also: S1 • S2 • S3 • S4 • S5 • S6 • S7 • S8|
- ↑ Homeland will end after season 8 - and the writers already have their final episodes planned. January 16, 2017.
- ↑ Homeland to End With Season 8, Star Claire Danes Confirms. April 18, 2018.
- ↑ It's Official: Homeland Ending with Season 8. People.com. August 2018.
- ↑ Homeland's End Game: Carrie Returning to [Spoiler] for Final Season. TVLine.com. January 7, 2019.
- ↑ 'Homeland' Final Season Pushed to Fall. TVLine.com. January 31, 2019.
- ↑ Homeland Final Season Pushed to 2020 — First Plot Details Revealed. TVLine. August 2, 2019