New ‘Dexter’ Limited Series Headed to Showtime in Fall 2021

Dexter” is coming back; Showtime announced on Wednesday that a new 10-episode limited series based on the eight-season crime drama is set to begin production in early 2021 and will reunite original series star Michael C.

Hall and showrunner Clyde Phillips.Showtime did not offer any plot details or other casting information for the series and it is unclear if it will take place after the events of the controversial series finale that aired in 2013.The original eight-season run of “Dexter” premiered in the fall of 2006 and starred Hall as Dexter Morgan, a complicated and conflicted blood-spatter expert for the Miami police department who moonlights as a serial killer.Though the early seasons of “Dexter” enjoyed widespread critical acclaim — the show earned four Emmys, including a 2010 win for Outstanding Directing For A Drama Series — reviewers cooled on the show as time went on.

Critical reception of the latter seasons were decidedly

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