"Morena Baccarin joins <i>Homeland</i> Recently canceled V's breakout alien Morena Baccarin has already boarded a new drama series, Showtime's Homeland.

From 24 executive producers Howard Gordon and Alex Gansa, the upcoming thriller centers on Marine Sergeant Scott Brody (Damian Lewis), who returns home eight years after going missing in Iraq, and Carrie Anderson (Claire Danes), a driven CIA officer who suspects he might be plotting an attack on America. Morena Baccarin co-stars as Jessica Brody, Scott's smart, strong wife. She replaces Laura Fraser who played the role in the pilot.