Dexter Season 8 Teaser Paints a Bloody Picture

A brand-new, artsy teaser video for Dexter Season 8 (premiering June 30) paints a not-pretty picture of what’s ahead for TV’s Favorite Serial Killer (Cable Drama Division).

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The video from Showtime starts with a close-up of one lone, innocent-enough droplet of blood (or, you know, paint, probably), but then things begin to spiral — as Dexter warns that he himself is spiraling out of control.

And when he does? “It is not going to be pretty.”

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Press PLAY and see how quickly you can guess what the evolving image will be revealed to be.



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Comments (20)

  • FREAKING LOVE THIS SHOW! THE BEST ON TV!!!

    Comment by ASHLEY – April 5, 2013 01:24 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Why do I get the feeling dexter is going to off himself in the series finale?

    Comment by John – April 5, 2013 01:37 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • Money question is: What does Dexter think is better for Harrison? Just to be a dead father or a convicted serial killer locked up in prison for eternity? Those are the only two real possibilities I see for the ending of the show. He will then realize the former may just the best option he has when things really spiral out of control as the teaser suggests.

      Comment by jimbo – April 5, 2013 03:57 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
      • Harrison can always Iive with his grandparents just like Cody & Astor are. Would it be better for Harrison to grow up knowing his father is a serial killer currently in prison? Doubtful that would be the option Dexter would choose.

        Comment by John – April 6, 2013 01:19 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
        • I’m sure Dexter would want Deb to raise Harrison, not Ritas parents. If he kills himself he’d also protect Deb from any harm a trial would definitely cause.

          Comment by jimbo – April 6, 2013 12:55 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
          • Deb is in no condition to raise a child. She’s far too messed up & unstable, unless she changes through season 8, I don’t see how Dexter would want her to raise Harrison.

            Comment by John – April 6, 2013 10:20 PM PDT  
  • so excited for this season

    Comment by dude – April 5, 2013 01:56 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Moving this show to the summer created a huge problem for me. I can only afford one premium channel at a time and during the summer it’s been HBO so I can watch True Blood and repeat marathons of GOT. I’ll probably have to catch this on netflix, bummer.

    Comment by wrstlgirl – April 5, 2013 02:03 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • In my experience HBO and Sho have usually come in a premium package that is fairly reasonable. Maybe try complaining endlessly about switching providers until they hook you up, that can sometimes be successful.

      Comment by Faster – April 5, 2013 05:26 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Ahhhh! These teaser promos are great and all, but how much longer until we get to see new material from the up coming season?!? Need…more…Dexter!!!

    Comment by Em – April 5, 2013 04:10 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • With police closing in on him and evidence mounting, Dexter has no choice but to take a hostage as a delaying tactic to give him a moment to figure a way out. Unfortunatly Angel was the nearest bystander. Deb draws, points the gun towards Batista and tells her brother to move out of the way. Dexter refuses. Deb fires.

    Last scene,
    Deb drops to her knees and cries, “Oh my god what have I done.”
    Camera pans back
    Centers on Dexter lying in a pool of his own blood with a bullet hole between his eyes.

    Time lapse photography as they rope of the crime scene with caution tape and Masuka begins to take notes.

    Comment by mmartian – April 5, 2013 04:39 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • how do you know this happens?

      Comment by jade – April 5, 2013 07:29 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
      • …..because Martians can can see into the future….but in reality she’s sleeping with one of the producers…

        Comment by udderings – April 6, 2013 08:40 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • ahhh the blood splatter is Dexter! SO CREEPY! and perfect!!

    Comment by cjeffery7 – April 5, 2013 06:40 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I don’t want this show to end!!!!!!!!!

    Comment by John – April 6, 2013 03:04 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Dex goes to jail for LaGuerta’s murder, thereby saving his sister and warping our expectations that he would go down for a crime he facilitated. Calling it now.

    Comment by Mina – April 6, 2013 07:03 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I think he’ll have to go on the run once he gets found out. He’ll end up meeting Hannah in Argentina.

    Comment by Mikael – April 9, 2013 06:48 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • you may be right !

      Comment by beansbee – April 28, 2013 08:48 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • we have said from day 1, Deb kills him in the end!

    Comment by wyno – April 10, 2013 10:53 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • is anyone else rooting for a dexter/deb hookup?

    Comment by beansbee – April 28, 2013 08:47 PM PDT  Reply To This Post

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