Season two premiere 'The Smile' galloped along at a pace and reminded us why we fell in love with Carrie, Brody and Saul in the first place.
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Has Carrie's return to undercover work given her a new lease of life? Or is her venture back into the CIA going to send her spiralling into darker places than ever before?
And can Brody walk the line between keeping Abu Nazir happy and hiding his true political intentions?
Homeland continues on Channel 4 on Sunday at 9pm. Episode three airs in the US on Showtime this weekend.