Dexter and his Dark Passenger will brave new, bloody good adventures starting Sunday, Oct. 2, it was announced at Showtime’s San Diego Comic-Con panel touting the killer drama, Shameless and the upcoming Homeland. (More Dexter scoop from SDCC can be found here.)
In fact, Oct. 2 is also the date that Homeland will make its debut, leading out of Dexter at 10/9c.
Shepherded by 24 executive producers Howard Gordon and Alex Gansa, Homeland centers on Scott Brody (Life‘s Damian Lewis), a Marine Sergeant who returns home eight years after going missing in Iraq, and Carrie Anderson (Temple Grandin‘s Claire Danes), a driven CIA officer who suspects Brody might be plotting an attack on America. Firefly alumna Morena Baccarin plays Jessica Brody, Scott’s smart, strong wife.
Promos for Dexter Season 6 and the new series Homeland can be watched right here: