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  9/24/2012, Tishrei 8, 5773

TV Show Based on Israeli Series Wins Three Emmys


Homeland, an American television program which was adapted from the Israeli program "Hatufim" (Prisoners of War), won three Emmy awards on Sunday night.

The series earned best writing for a drama honors for Alex Gansa, Howard Gordon and the series’ Israeli creator Gideon Raff, who was on stage to receive the award. As well, Claire Danes won best actress and star Damian Lewis won the best actor in a drama category.