Dexter Synopsis

Dexter Morgan leads a double life as a police forensics specialist of crime scenes by day, and a serial killer by night of criminals whom have gotten away with murder through legal technicalities. He hides his double life from his neurotic, foul-mouthed, vice squad sister Debra, his co-workers at the Metro Miami Police Department where he works, as well as his commitment-minded girlfriend, a troubled divorcée named Rita, who, like Dexter is mortally afraid of intimacy and sex. Dexter also as frequent flashbacks to his life with his late foster father Harry, a police detective, who gave Dexter his inspiration to act out his homicidal urges. But during an investigation of another murder scene, Dexter thinks he's met his match when bodies left behind by a mysterious serial killer of prostitutes show no trace of blood on or in the bodies. Dexter is shown tracking down his victims, first a wealthy boys school director and pedophile/killer of three boys, as well as a hotel valet/serial rapist. Of his co-workers, Dexter gets along well with most of his co-workers whom are detective Angel Batista, the officious Lt. Maria Laguerta, but he frequently locks horns with the hot-tempered and misanthropic Sgt. James Doakes over their ability to investigate murder cases.

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Dexter Ending Explained by Star Michael C. HallDexter Ending Explained by Star Michael C. Hall
Michael C. Hall reveals how he felt after learning his beloved character's fate in the series finale of Showtime's Dexter.
COMIC-CON 2013: Dexter: The Complete Series Collection Blu-ray and DVD Arrive November 5th
Dexter: The Complete Final Season will be released separately on the same day for the die-hard fans who needs to complete their collection.
GIVEAWAY: Win Dexter: The Seventh Season on Blu-ray
Fans can re-live all 12 episodes of this Showtime series' previous season before the final season debuts in June.
Dexter: The Seventh Season Blu-ray and DVD Arrive May 14th
Michael C. Hall returns as the Miami Metro blood splatter expert who moonlights as a serial killer in this hit Showtime series.
Watch the Sixth Dexter Season 7 Trailer
Jennifer Carpenter's Deb is starting to piece together the truth about her brother in the new season starting Sunday, September 30th on Showtime.
Watch the First 2-Minutes of Dexter Season 7 Premiere!
Get a glimpse at the very first episode of Dexter's seventh season, premiering on Showtime
Watch the Fifth Dexter Season 7 Trailer
Jennifer Carpenter's Deb must deal with her brother's 'dark passenger' in the new season, debuting Sunday, September 30 on Showtime.
Watch the Fourth Dexter Season 7 Trailer!
Michael C. Hall is worried about the exposure of his 'dark passenger' in this new season debuting Sunday, September 30 at 9 PM ET on Showtime.
Watch the Third Dexter Season 7 Trailer!
You will have to pay very close attention to check out scenes from this new season of the Showtime hit series, returning Sunday, September 30.
Watch the Second Dexter Season 7 Trailer!
Dexter's sister is about to learn the truth when Showtime's killer hit series returns this fall.
Michael C. Hall and Jennifer Carpenter Square Off in a Dexter Season 7 Photo
Debra has some issues to work out with her murderous brother Dexter in this new season of the Showtime series, debuting Sunday, September 30.
Watch Dexter Season 7 Trailer!
Dexter returns for season 7 with all-new episodes starting September 30th at 9PM ET/PT.
Dexter and Homeland Return to Showtime September 30th
Dexter will debut its seventh season Sunday, September 30 at 9 PM ET, followed by Homeland's second season premiere at 10 PM ET.
23rd Annual Producers Guild Awards Nominations
The Artist, Bridesmaids, and The Descendants are among the top movie nominees, while Boardwalk Empire, Game of Thrones, and Mad Men top the TV nominees.
Dexter Renewed for Season 7 and 8 on Showtime
12-episode orders for both seasons of this hit drama starring Michael C. Hall have been handed out.
The Simpsons and Dexter Face Cancellation
Both hit shows are under fire from Fox and Showtime to lower their budgets next season or they may come to an end.
Dexter Season 6 Premiere Clip
Tragedy strikes Michael C. Hall's title character in this look at the Season 6 premiere, airing Sunday, October 2 at 10 PM ET.
Michael C. Hall Negotiates Dexter Season 7
Showtime is in negotiations with the actor to continue the top-rated drama series now that his contract has been fulfilled.
Dexter Season 6 Guest Stars Featurette
Take a look at who will be popping up in and around Miami Metro in Season 6 of the Showtime series, which returns on Sunday, October 2 at 10 PM ET.
Dexter Season 6 Poster!
The avenging angel returns in this bloody look at Michael C. Hall as he prepares for an all-new season this fall on Showtime.
Dexter Season 6 Behind-the-Scenes Featurette
New photos reveal Michael C. Hall and the rest of the cast as they prepare for their fall return on Showtime.
Comic-Con 2011 Recap: 158 Exclusive Interviews, 135 Stories, and 308 Videos
Check out the hottest celebrity interviews, headlines and media from the year's most fan worthy convention.
SDCC 2011: Dexter Season 6 Trailer Features Edward James Olmos and Colin Hanks
Showtime unveils the first official full-length trailer for it's returning murderous series.
Third Dexter Season 6 Trailer
Dexter contemplates his calling in life in this latest look at Showtime's hit series, returning this fall.
Dexter: The Complete Fifth Season Blu-ray and DVD Arrive August 16th
You can relive all 12 episodes of this past season of Showtime's hit series starring Michael C. Hall.
Showtime Announces Comic-Con 2011 Schedule
The cable channel will debut their first trailer for the new series Homeland at the San Diego event, along with sneak peeks from new seasons of Dexter and Shameless.
Second Dexter Season 6 Trailer
Michael C. Hall's murderous character has a special message for you regarding the upcoming season of this hit series on Showtime.
Dexter Adds Billy Brown for Season 6
The Lights Out star signs on for a recurring role as a Chicago detective who transfers to Miami Metro and shakes up the system.
Dexter Adds Edward James Olmos for Season 6
The Battlestar Galactica star will join Colin Hanks and Mos as new additions to the cast of this Showtime series.
Dexter Gets Mos Def for Season 6 Guest Star
The rapper/actor will star as an ex-con who finds religion in a multi-episode arc of the Showtime series.
Dexter Gets Colin Hanks for Season 6
The actor has signed onto the Showtime series for a large role, which could be Dexter Morgan's new archenemy.
Dexter Season 6 Trailer
Everyone's favorite serial killer returns to Showtime this fall.
EXCLUSIVE: Dexter Season Six Update from Michael C. Hall
The actor who portrays America's favorite serial killer discusses returning for the sixth season of the popular Showtime series.
Two Dexter Season 5 Finale Clips
Dexter discovers that Lumen has been set up in this Sunday's riveting climax.
Dexter Officially Renewed for Season 6
Michael C. Hall will return as the Miami serial killer for the Showtime hit series.
Dexter to Return for Sixth Season
Showtime will officially announce the series renewal within a week or so.
Watch the Dexter Season 5 Premiere Right Now!
After one of the most explosive, jaw-dropping season finales in television history, Dexter's carefully constructed life is left in shambles. Watch the first episode in the new season of Dexter right now!
Dexter Season 5 Poster Debuts!
The Miami Metro blood-splatter expert is back with a heavy conscience when Season 5 debuts September 26.
Dexter Season 5 Video: Rita's Death
The cast and crew reflect on Dexter's shocking season 4 finale.
2010 Primetime Emmy Award Winners!
Talk about the full list of TV's 62nd Annual Primetime Emmy Award winners and losers.
Dexter Season 5 Video Teaser and New Clips
Michael C. Hall's popular killer is back on Showtime starting September 26.
Dexter Books Chris Vance for Season 5
The hit Showtime series will return on Sunday, September 26 at 9 PM ET.
Dexter Image from the Season 5 Premiere
Showtime will debut this new season on Sunday, September 26 at 9 PM ET.
SDCC 2010 EXCLUSIVE: Julie Benz Talks Dexter Season 5 Premiere!
We ask the actress how exactly she will be appearing in the upcoming episode.
SDCC 2010: Dexter Season 5 Trailer and TV Spot!
Get your first look at what to expect from the new season of the hit Showtime series.
SDCC 2010 EXCLUSIVE: Michael C. Hall Talks Dexter Season 5!
As well, we catch up with actress Jennifer Carpenter and producer Chip Johannessen to discuss the extremely popular Showtime series' 5th season.
SDCC 2010: Play the Dexter Game on at Comic-Con!
This interactive game for the Showtime series will be happening in San Diego and five other cities next week.
Peter Weller Comes Aboard Dexter
Weller will play a Miami Metro police officer.
62nd Annual Primetime Emmy Award Nominations Are Here!
Take a look at all of the major nominees for your favorite TV shows.
SDCC 2010: Preview Night and Thursday Comic-Con Schedule Released!
Take a look at everything the San Diego convention has to offer in the first two days.
SDCC 2010: Showtime Announces Comic-Con Line-Up
Fans will get special previews for Dexter, Californication, Weeds and more!
Jonny Lee Miller Set for Dexter
Starring as a mysterious man in a multiepisode arc on the series.
April L. Hernandez Joins the Dexter Cast
The actress will portray a new police officer in the Showtime series.
Maria Doyle Kennedy Joins the Cast of Dexter
Julie Benz to return for season premiere of the fifth season.
Shawn Hatosy to Guest Star on Dexter
The Southland actor has lined up a multi-episode arc in the fifth season.
Julia Stiles Officially Signs on to Dexter
The actress will appear in 10 episodes of the upcoming fifth season.
Julia Stiles in Talks for a Dexter Role
The actress would appear in a "top-secret role" in the Showtime series.
Julie Benz to Return to Dexter in the Season 5 Premiere!
The actress returns as Dexter's wife, Rita, in season 5.
Dexter: The Fourth Season Spills The Blood on DVD and Blu-ray on August 17th
We have some early details on this brand new DVD and BD set from the Showtime hit series.
The 2010 Writers Guild of America Awards Winners
The Hurt Locker and Up in the Air take home the feature film awards.
Executive Producer Clyde Phillips Talks Dexter Season 5
Phillips discusses the chilling season 4 finale of Dexter along with what to expect from the character come season 5.
Dexter's Michael C. Hall Diagnosed with Cancer
The star is undergoing treatment but is expected to be back for the show's fifth season.
Michael C. Hall and John Lithgow Dissects Dexter: S04E12: The Getaway
The two actors chat about the series' fourth season in an extended post-finale conversation.
Brand New Dexter S04E12 Season Finale Clip
Take a sneak peek at what's in store for Dexter Morgan in the finale.
2 New Clips from Dexter S04E10: Lost Boys
Here are two new video glimpses into this week's upcoming episode.
2 New Dexter S04E09: Hungry Man Clips
We have some new video glimpses into next week's episode.
Watch the First Volume of Dexter: Early Cuts Right Here!
We have the first four chapters of these animated shorts from the Showtime series.
2 New Dexter S04E04: Road Kill Clips
Here are some video glimpses at this week's upcoming episode.
Dexter Gets Animated with New Web Series
The new animated web series will debut on Sunday, October 25.
2 New Dexter: Remains to Be Seen Clips and 2 Featurettes
Take a look at two new clips and two behind-the-scenes videos from this Showtime hit.
Watch the First Episode of Dexter Season 4 Online, Right Now!
Get your first look at season four in the episode "Living The Dream" right here, right now!
2 New Dexter Season 4 Premiere Clips Arrive!
Take a look inside this season premiere before it airs on Showtime.
New Dexter Video Gives an Inside Look at Michael C. Hall
Take a look at the star of this Showtime series discussing what it is to be an actor.
CONTEST: Win Dexter: Season 3 on Blu-Ray!
Showtime's killer series wants to slash its way into your heart with this 12-episode set.
Showtime Airs a New Dexter Season 4 TV Spot
The 4th season premieres September 27th.
SDCC 2009: Watch the Dexter Season 4 Trailer and Panel!
The cast and crew talk about season 4 of the show.
SDCC 2009: Huge Comic-Con Photo Gallery!
Look what I found at Comic-Con 2009!
SDCC 2009: Full Wednesday and Thursday Schedules!
Take a look at all the film and TV panels you can take in on the first day of the San Diego event.
New Dexter Season 4 Promo Poster
Take a look at this unique new poster for the upcoming season.
John Lithgow Joins Dexter!
Actor will match wits with Michael C. Hall in the 4th season.
Dexter: The Complete Third Season Spills The Blood on DVD and Blu-ray on August 18th
A three-season pack of the entire series so far will also be available in both formats.
Dexter: The Complete Second Season Gets Bloody on Blu-ray on May 5th
We have some early details about this new TV set in high-def.
Two New Dexter: Season Finale Clips
Take a look at what's in store for Dexter Morgan as this season comes to a close.
Two Shocking Dexter: I Had a Dream Clips
Take a look at Michael C. Hall's character in a way you've never seen him before.
2 New Dexter: Go Your Own Way Clips
Here are two video peeks into this Sunday's brand new episode.
Check Out 2 Dexter: About Last Night Clips
Take a look at what Dexter is up to on this week's episode.
2 New Dexter: Easy as Pie Clips
Take a look at the next new episode of this Showtime series.
Watch 2 Dexter Season 3 Featurettes
Delve deeper into this new season with these videos from the cast.
Two Intense Dexter: Si Se Puede Clips Arrive
Take a look at this week's brand new episode before it airs on Showtime.
Dexter Gets an Additional Two Seasons
Showtime orders 24 more episodes of the hit Michael C. Hall series.
New Dexter 'Turning Biminese' Clips
Take a few video peeks into next week's episode of this Showtime hit.
Watch 2 New Dexter 'All in the Family' Clips!
Take a look at this brand new episode of the popular Showtime series.
Dexter: The Complete First Season Slashes It Up to Blu-ray on January 6th
We have some early details on this Showtime series coming to 1080p.
Jimmy Smits Stabs Stuntman on Dexter Set
The actor accidentally grabbed a real knife during a scene.
Watch 2 Clips from Dexter, Finding Freebo!
Take a look at next week's episode before it hits on Showtime.
New Dexter Season 3 TV Spot!
Take a look at the upcoming third season of this Showtime hit series.
EXCLUSIVE: David Zayas Talks Dexter
The actor talks about the series, Michael C. Hall and some of the controversy about the show.
First Dexter Season 3 TV Spot!
See what's in store for everyone's favorite serial killer!
New Eureka, Big Love and Dexter Characters
Ever Carradine, Mark L. Young and Valerie Cruz land recurring roles.
Jimmy Smits Joins Dexter
Showtime's hit serial killer drama set in Miami.
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