Dexter followers were understandably psyched when it was introduced in Oct that Showtime had ordered a 10-episode revival. The vigilante serial killer drama speedily emerged as the top quality cable network’s flagship sequence throughout its 8-year, 96-episode run from 2006-2013. But admirers know all far too perfectly there is a stark big difference in excellent when evaluating the very first 4 seasons to its ultimate four, which integrated a widely panned collection finale. But many thanks to Hollywood’s determination to revive just about every piece of IP from the past 40 decades, Dexter has a shot at redemption.
Interestingly, star Michael C. Hall seems to feel there is likely for extra than just a new and improved conclusion. He hinted at the likelihood of extra story when questioned if the revival will provide as a true finale.
“I’m unwilling to say ‘definitely,’ you know? Let’s see,” he just lately told NME. “What’s simple now is that there’s 10 new episodes.”
Curious. What are you up to just after all this time in the isolated woods, Mr. Morgan?
“I really do not really know what to be expecting, as I’ve never returned to a career immediately after so significantly time. Acquiring Dexter in a completely various context, we’ll see how that feels,” he extra. “It’s been exciting to determine out how to do that and I believed it was time to discover out what the hell took place to him.”
Although Hall may not know what to hope, returning showrunner Clyde Phillips, who departed the collection following Year 4, has a a lot firmer grasp on the form of Dexter‘s revival. His reviews need to be welcome direction for fans who felt burned right after the show’s disappointing finale.
“We fundamentally do get to start from scratch,” he told The Hollywood Reporter at the time of the revival announcement. “We want this to not be Dexter Season 9. 10 yrs, or even so many years, have handed by the time this will air, and the demonstrate will mirror that time passage. So much as the ending of the show, this will have no resemblance to how the unique finale was. It’s a good option to produce a next finale.”
Phillips went on to reveal that the revival is not tampering with any proven canon and any characters that were being killed in the course of the show’s initial operate will stay dead. The revival will instead select up years just after the unique finale and obtain Dexter living in the fictional secluded town of Iron Lake in Upstate New York. Becoming a member of Corridor will be Clancy Brown as Kurt Caldwell, a figure of significance in Iron Lake. Jamie Chung, Julia Jones, and Alano Miller also star.