Homeland (2011) Poster - Homeland is an American political thriller television series based on the Israeli series Hatufim .The series stars Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison, a Central Intelligence Agency officer with bipolar disorder, and Damian Lewis as Nicholas Brody, a United States Marine Corps Scout Sniper. Mathison has come to believe that Brody, who was held captive by al-Qaeda as a prisoner of war, was "turned" by the enemy and now threatens the United States.
Game of Thrones - Possibly one of the best book to TV series ever made. They have followed the plots from the books very closely and the series does not stray too far. Definitely worth watching if you like your fantasy series.