Dexter is a forensic blood spatter expert for the Miami Metro Police Department. Based on a code given to him by his foster father, Harry, he survives ethically as a serial killer. He utilizes his expertise, often withholding evidence from the police so he can solve murders and kill the killers either before they kill again, or before they are caught by the police.
Last Episode08x12 Remember the Monsters? Aired: Sep. 22, 2013
Season 8 and the series conclude with Dexter facing impossible odds. With a hurricane threatening Miami, Dexter becomes determined to end things …
Series Fun Facts
- Season 1 was heavily based on Jeff Lindsay's novel called "Darkly Dreaming Dexter". The following seasons vaguely reference the sequels of the novel.
- SPOILER: In the final episode of the season 4 finale "The Getaway" at the end of the episode where Dexter has Arthur Mitchell on the table and prepares to kill him, Dexter is talking to…
[show]SPOILER: In the final episode of the season 4 finale "The Getaway" at the end of the episode where Dexter has Arthur Mitchell on the table and prepares to kill him, Dexter is talking to Arthur on what the alternative to being a killer and destroying youR family would be, and Dexter asks, "Is faking your death and starting over with a new identity a better alternative?" This is irony and foreshadowing, for at the end of season 8, the series finale, Dexter does just that: he fakes his death and moves far away and takes up an unknown identity as a lumberjack and lives alone."
- At the San Diego Comic Con 2012, a fan asked Michael C. Hall if she could have his name tag (all cast and crew members present had a name tag), which he gave her live during the Q&A.