Creator: James Manos, Jr.
Cast: Michael C. Hall, Jennifer Carpenter, David Zayas.
His name is Dexter. By day he works at the Miami Metro Police as a blood spatter specialist. By night well he his a serial killer. Dexter is not like any other serial killer he has a code taught by his father who was a Police officer. Dexter is adopted, he has a sister who also work as a detective in Miami Metro Police. The Ice Truck Killer who is a serial killer himself is emerging in Miami and Dexter is on his trail. He gets to the crime scene and his fellow officer says “Sorry dexter we don’t need you. ” It is a crime scene without blood. The ice truck killer is playing a game with dexter and Dexter is willing to play.
Here is a series that is a little corky, funny and has great Drama. Dexter (Michael Hall) is a serial killer who has a code. He has a sister named Debra (Jennifer Carpenter) who he his protective of and has no idea that her brother is a serial killer. She is a rookie detective trying to move up the ladder. Dexter ha a girlfriend who has kids from a previous abusive relationship. She is too emotionally damage to want sex and that is just fine to Dexter. In flashbacks and snippets of autobiography his father (who was a police officer) is preparing him for life ahead. “You’re different, aren’t you Dexter?” Harry asks him in a flashback after finding the remains of a neighbor’s dog. He gave Dexter the police training that he needed. Like so many serial killer he keeps trophy of his killing, he puts a drop of the victim’s blood on a microscope slide and files it in a wooden box kept hidden behind the air conditioner in his clean, waterfront apartment.The series’s main plot revolves around the police department’s effort to track down the serial killer responsible for the trail of bloodless corpses. It is going to be only 8 season for this one and it was a great 8 years watching Dexter.