The 8th and final season of Showtime’s hit series, “Dexter” is just around the corner and the first official trailer has been released. The story begins six months after LaGuerta’s murder – and Dexter is still managing life as a dad, brother, and serial killer. As Deb struggles to deal with the consequences of her actions, a mysterious woman comes to work with Miami Metro, offering first-hand information on Dexter’s past.
Season 8 will see several new and returning characters. Aimee Garcia, who plays Angel Batista’s younger sister, Jamie, has been promoted to series regular status. Also added to the cast are Charlotte Rampling as Evelyn Vogel, a neuro-psychiatrist specializing in child psychopaths andSean Patrick Flanery as Jacob Elroy, “the ex-cop owner of a private investigation company in Miami.” Nick Gomez was cast as hitman Javier Guzman. Rhys Coiro was cast to play a “tough bail jumper” whom Debra is tracking. Bethany Joy Lenz will be a new recurring character named Cassie. Lenz will appear after episode 4 of the eighth season. Cassie is set to be “an attractive former finance executive looking for a quieter life.”
Season seven guest star Yvonne Strahovski (who plays Dexter’s murderer ex-girlfriend Hannah McKay) will return for the eighth season.
The finale season of “Dexter” will begin June 30th. You can watch the trailer below: