*“Homeland” has recruited Hill Harper for Season 6, as the Showtime series moves its setting back to the United States in the wake of a presidential election.
The “Limitless” star will play the chief of staff to an incoming president played by Elizabeth Marvel, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
“The Flash” actor Patrick Sabongui also joins the cast as a CUNY law professor and advocate for the Muslim-American community.
Production begins next week in New York ahead of its scheduled January 2017 premiere. Stars Claire Danes and Mandy Patinkin are returning, along with Rupert Friend.
Showtime renewed the critically-acclaimed series through season nine back in January.