Dexter is an American television crime drama mystery series that aired on Showtime from October 1,to September 22, Halla forensic technician specializing in blood spatter pattern analysis for the fictional Miami Metro Police Department, who leads a secret parallel life as a vigilante serial killerhunting down murderers who have Hot dex video through the cracks of the justice system.
The show's first season was derived from the novel Darkly Dreaming Dexterthe first of the Dexter series novels by Jeff Lindsay. It was adapted for television by Hot dex video James Manos, Jr. Subsequent seasons evolved independently of Lindsay's works.
In Februaryreruns edited down to a TV rating began to air on CBS in the wake of the shortage of original programming ensuing from the — Writers Guild of America strikethus the reruns on CBS ended after one run of the first season.
The series enjoyed mostly positive reviews throughout its run and popularity. The first four seasons have received universal acclaim, although reception dropped drastically as the series progressed.
The show has also won many awards, including two Golden Globe awards won by Michael C. Season four aired its season finale on December 13,to a record-breaking audience of 2. In AprilShowtime announced that season eight would be the final season of Dexter.
Orphaned at age three, when his mother was brutally murdered by a man with a chainsaw, and Hot dex video a traumatic secret, Dexter Michael C.
Hall was adopted by Miami policeman Harry Morgan James Remarwho recognized the boy's homicidal, sociopathic tendencies and taught him to channel his gruesome passion for killing in Hot dex video "constructive" way—by killing only heinous criminals such as child molesters, mob assassins, rapists, serial killers of the innocent, etc. To satisfy his interest in blood and to facilitate his own crimes, Dexter works as a forensic technician specializing in blood spatter pattern analysisfor the Miami Metro Police Department based on the real-life Miami-Dade Police Department.
Dexter is extremely cautious in his kills — e. Early Cuts is an animated web series that premiered on October 25, Hall reprises his role as the voice of Dexter. The webisodes are animated with 2.
She was nominated for a Webby for her writing on the first season. The first web series precedes the current narrative of the show and revolves around Dexter hunting down the three victims that he mentions in the sixth episode of Hot dex video one, " Return to Sender ".
Each victim's story is split into four two-minute chapters. A second season of the web series titled Dexter: Dark Echoone story in six chapters, premiered on October 25, The story begins immediately following Dexter's adoptive father Harry's death.
Although the series is set in Miami, Floridamany of the exterior scenes are filmed in Long BeachCalifornia. Many landmark buildings and locations in Long Beach are featured throughout the series.
Mobile phone owners received the following unsolicited SMS messages addressed to them by name with no identifying information other than being from "Dexter": I'm heading to the UK sooner than you might think. Hot dex video the marketing campaign succeeded in raising the profile of the show, it proved unpopular with many mobile owners, who saw this as spam advertising aimed at mobile Hot dex video.
In response to complaints about the SMS element of the campaign, Fox issued the following statement:. The text message you received was part of an internet viral campaign for our newest show Dexter.
However it was not us who sent you the text but one of your friends. We do not have a database of viewer phone numbers. The text message went along with a piece on the net that you can then send on to other people you know. If you go to you will see the page that one of your friends has filled in to send you that message. Therefore I suggest you have a word with anyone who knows your mobile number and see who sent you this message. For the record we did not make a record of any phone numbers used in this campaign.
The show's lead actor, Michael C. Hall, was diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphomaa type of cancer, while filming season four of Dexter. During Hot dex video treatment, he was noticeably thinner and had lost his hair, which he hid with a cap or bandana. Hot dex video playing the title characterthe show's supporting cast includes Jennifer Carpenter as Dexter's adoptive sister and co-worker and later boss Debra, and James Remar as Dexter's adoptive father, Harry Morgan.
Lee as lab tech Vince Masuka promoted to title credits in season two. Erik King Hot dex video the troubled Sgt James Doakes for the first two seasons of the show. Desmond Harrington joined the cast in season three as Joey Quinn ; his name was promoted to the title credits as of season four.
Julie Benz starred as Dexter's girlfriend, then wife, Rita in seasons one to four, with a guest appearance in season five. Dexter's infant son Harrison is played by twins, Evan and Luke Kruntchev, through season seven; in season eight, Harrison was played by Jadon Wells.