Showtime has today released new trailers for two of their summer dramas, including the eighth and final season of “Dexter” and the premiere of the network’s newest series “Ray Donovan.” You can also see a new poster for “Dexter” at the bottom of the page. Both shows will premiere on Sunday, June 30.
“Dexter” stars Michael C. Hall in his Golden Globe Award-winning role as Dexter Morgan, a complicated and conflicted blood-spatter expert for the Miami police department. Season eight, which premieres on Sunday, June 30th at 9 p.m. ET/PT,begins six months after LaGuertas murder and Dexter is still managing life as a dad, brother, and serial killer. As Deb (series star Jennifer Carpenter) struggles to deal with the consequences of her actions, a mysterious woman comes to work with Miami Metro, offering first-hand information on Dexters past. The series also stars Desmond Harrington, C.S. Lee, Aimee Garcia, David Zayas, Geoff Pierson and James Remar. Produced by Shotime, “Dexter” is executive produced by John Goldwyn, Sara Colleton, Scott Buck, Manny Coto, Tim Schlattmann, Wendy West, Jace Richdale and Michael C. Hall.
Set in the sprawling mecca of the rich and famous, “Ray Donovan” stars Emmy and Golden Globe Award nominee Liev Schreiber in his first lead television role as LAs best professional fixer. Ray is the man called in to make the citys celebrities, superstar athletes, and business moguls most complicated and combustible situations go away. This powerful drama unfolds when his father, Mickey Donovan, played by Oscar winner Jon Voight, is unexpectedly released from prison, setting off a chain of events that shakes the Donovan family to its core. “Ray Donovan” is created and executive-produced by Ann Biderman (“Southland”), who also wrote the pilot episode. The series is also executive produced by Mark Gordon and Bryan Zuriff. “Ray Donovan” is a Showtime production and the pilot was directed by Allen Coulter (“The Sopranos,” “Sons of Anarchy”), who also serves as producer on both the pilot and the second episode of the series.
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