Homeland

'Homeland's' Rupert Friend found much to admire in Peter Quinn

'Homeland's' Rupert Friend found much to admire in Peter Quinn

It’s been a traumatic couple of years for fans of Rupert Friend’s “Homeland” character, Peter Quinn, a heroic CIA paramilitary agent who appeared to have expired multiple times before his actual exit at the end of Season 6. But thanks to Friend’s sensitive yet steely portrayal of a man damaged outside and in from his experiences, Quinn was able to rise from his ashes and go out in a blaze of glory — and the ultimate sacrifice. The British-born Friend took a moment while here in his adopted hometown to talk about the power of the imagination, Quinn's exit and Roald Dahl for The Envelope.


To clarify: In Season 5, Quinn is basically dead from sarin gas, but lives. Then it...

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