Homeland's first season won it six Emmy awards, including Outstanding Lead Actress for Danes, Outstanding Lead Actor for Lewis and Outstanding Drama Series. All well deserved.
Television has, for the past couple of decades, been getting better and better. Particulalry American television, and particularly drama.
Dark, daring, dangerous and utterly delightful, Dexter is probably the best US drama to come along since The Sopranos. It's the absorbing tale of your friendly neighbourhood serial killer.