Julia Roberts picked “Homecoming” as her first acting credit in a series versus a movie. The story started out as a podcast, albeit a fictional one: A caseworker at a facility meant to reintegrate veterans into civilian life is examined four years after leaving her post under vague circumstances. Throughout the series, the purpose of the Homecoming program and its downfall is investigated with the help (hesitation?) of Roberts’s Heidi Bergman.
After the success of the Amazon Studios adaptation of “Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan,” I was excited to see what else the conglomerate could do as far as thriller television. The critics have been fascinated by the storyline and performances, saying “Mr. Robot” director Sam Esmail’s take on the story definitely works.
If you agree and want more content like “Homecoming,” you’re in luck; here are six television shows and podcasts that evoke a vibe similar to that of “Homecoming.”