D.he actor and leading actor of the series “Dexter”, Michael C. Hall, and the chief producer Clyde Phillips gave an insight into the planned continuation of the crime series: On a panel of the virtual “Comic-Con at Home” the “Dexter” showed -Maker on Sunday the first trailer for the sequel “Dexter: New Blood”. It shows the serial killer in hiding in his new life in a small snow-covered town. Dexter Morgan now bears the name Jim Lindsay – based on Jeff Lindsay, the author of the “Dexter” books – and works in a gun shop. “I always had my demons, and that’s why I ran away,” says Dexter in the trailer.
Reflections on a revival of the successful series have come up again and again in recent years, said lead actor Hall. “It never felt right about the presented story or the timing. But I think along with everyone on this panel, along with everyone who’s ever seen the show and is a fan of the show, I also wondered what the hell happened to this guy. ”The storytelling opportunities were his In my opinion, the more time has passed since Dexter went into hiding.
The fans’ criticism of the season eight finale also played a role in the sequel, Hall said. “I think this is a show that is very important to all of us. The chance to visit them again and perhaps redefine the meaning of the finale and the meaning of the show legacy in the broader sense was certainly part of our motivation. ”In the US, the ten-part series is due to hit pay-TV on November 7th Start “Showtime”. When and where the series will be shown in Germany is not yet known.
The show about the serial killer, who analyzes blood traces as a forensic scientist for the Miami police force, was broadcast in the USA from 2006 to 2013. She received many awards and nominations, and Hall received a Golden Globe for his acting.