Debuted in 2006, the crime drama mystery television series ‘Dexter’ is now returning for a ninth season. The story of the series revolves around Dexter, a forensic expert. He cannot withstand any wrongdoing or injustice. The whole and sole aim of Dexter to murder those who have escaped justice. Dexter season 1 was inspired by the novel “Darkly Dreaming Dexter” by Jeff Lindsay. Overall, the storyline of the TV drama is liked by a large mass and has got good reviews from critics. So far, 8 seasons of the show have premiered on Showtime.
Release Date of Dexter Season 9
Dexter season 8 premiered way back in 2013 on Showtime. It consisted of 12 episodes, each 45-50 minutes long. As far as season 9 is concerned, it was announced in October 2020 that Dexter would be back for its ninth installment. Back in the year 2013, it was stated that season 8 is going to be the final season of the series. This statement broke the hearts of several Dexter fans. Season 8 trailer.
But now, the show is finally returning for a ninth season. The excitement level of fans and critics is sky-high. According to sources, Dexter season 9 will comprise 10 episodes, each 45-50 minutes long. The production of the show has already begun in February 2021. However, there could be some delays because of the pandemic. We can expect Dexter season 9 to be released by the end of 2021.
What to Expect from Dexter Season 9?
There are a lot of expectations from Dexter season 9. In an interview, the showrunner Clyde Phillips mentioned that season 9 will have an ultimate ending. Dexter season 8 ended with Debra’s death. Michael C. Hall, who plays the character of Dexter had to pull plugs on Debra after her death.
He takes her body to the sea and flows her mortal remains in the water. After that, he moves towards a hurricane. Season 8 final moments portrayed Dexter in Oregon with a completely different identity. Season 9 is returning after quite a long time. Most probably, the show will have a completely different setting this time. Rumors are spread that the story will be set in a town called as Iron-Lake. Whether the story will take lead from where it left, is still a mystery.
Dexter is unimaginable without Michael C. Hall. Besides him, we can expect Clancy Brown in the ninth season. Other actors who might join the show are David Magidoff, Alano Miller, Julia Jones, and Johnny Sequoyah. We can expect to see some fresh faces in this season also.