Fans of Showtime's Homeland who want to dive deeper into the show's complex web of family dynamics and espionage are in for a treat. Audible.com, the world's premier online audiobook retailer, has released a half-hour story performed by Damian Lewis, reprising his on-screen role as congressman and fugitive Nicholas Brody. The audio story will help fans deepen their understanding of what's been going on during the first few episodes of the new season.
From the press release:
“With the new season of Homeland in full swing, strategically it is important to explore new mediums and methods of reaching our consumers which includes the large fan base of the show,” said Roz Nowicki, Executive Vice President of Global Sales and Retail at Fox Consumer Products. “Our relationship with Audible offers a unique channel for a television series to present easily accessible extensions of the show to a wide audience while offering content that fans will really appreciate.”
“The Audible Homeland story has allowed my character, Nick Brody, to forge a more intimate and personal connection with the show’s fans, adding additional layers and depth to the plot points unveiled this season,” said Damian Lewis.
“We are thrilled to be able to offer Homeland fans this opportunity to spend more time with this endlessly fascinating character,” said Audible.com EVP and Publisher Beth Anderson. “This new story will surprise and delight everyone who wants more background on the episodes they see on television. The intimacy of listening to Nick’s monologue and the power of Damian’s performance will add another dimension to the Homeland narrative. If you’re captivated by Sunday’s episode, you’ll love hearing more of the action by downloading this bonus story from Audible.
Check out the audio clip here and let us know what you think in the comments.