Ten years after transferring to rural Oregon, Dexter Morgan nonetheless can’t escape himself, as evidenced within the trailer for Dexter’s new season. Showtime debuted the primary trailer for the serial-killer drama’s long-awaited season 9 throughout a panel at San Diego Comedian-Con 2021.
The trailer picks up with Dexter dwelling a brand new life underneath a brand new title: Jim Lindsay. Fittingly, he works at an open air retailer round loads of knives, and doing his finest to stay a traditional life. But it surely doesn’t appear that this new life in Oregon has curbed Dexter’s Darkish Passenger and whereas the trailer doesn’t reveal a lot in regards to the story for the brand new season, however it appears that evidently Dexter’s nonetheless as much as his nighttime occupation of serial killing — hopefully nonetheless simply the individuals who deserve it. It additionally appears that the later a part of the season may contain somebody discovery Dexter’s secret and probably even attempting to trace him down, nevertheless it’s arduous to say for certain.
Showtime hasn’t launched the trailer on YouTube but, nevertheless it begins at 41:14 on the official panel stream:
Dexter’s unique run started on Showtime in 2006 and resulted in 2013 after eight seasons. Nevertheless, in 2020 it was introduced that the present would return for not less than another seasons to meet up with its forged. Within the closing moments of Dexter’s eighth — and on the time closing — season, Dexter moved from his longtime residence in Miami to a small cabin in Oregon after faking his personal dying.
On the time of the unique finale, the transfer was met with blended, at finest, reactions. However maybe with a return to Dexter a decade later within the character’s story, the inventive group can discover a extra becoming finish.
Together with Dexter himself Michael C. Corridor, the reboot additionally brings again Clyde Phillips, the collection’ unique showrunner. Most of the present’s unique forged members are coming again as nicely, like John Lithgow and even Jennifer Carpenter — although it stays to be seen how she matches in contemplating that Deb had a fairly finite ending within the collection’ unique run.
Dexter season 9 is at present set to air 10 episodes on Showtime beginning later this 12 months. It’s unknown if this a single one-and-done season, or if there are plans to proceed the story with season 10.