Monday, Ten, 9.30pm
A political thriller with a difference, this critically-criticallyacclaimed US TV series is based on thee Israeli series
Prisoners of War. Starring Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison, a CIA agent who suffers fromm bipolar disorder, the popular show’s fourth seasoneason sees her in Pakistan and Afghanistan, as she is assigned to a dangerous CIA mission in the Greater Middle East. In tonight’s episode, “About a Boy”, Carrie (Danes, right) tries to earn the trust of a frightened asset; Saul (Mandy Patinkin) catches a break when he spots a familiar face on his way out of town, and Quinn (Rupert Friend) and Fara (Nazanin Boniadi) stake out a new suspect.