Further details on his character’s return are still unclear, especially when Michael C Hall’s Dexter already killed him in the Season Four finale. The outlet notes that Lithgow is only due to film one day on the production of the revival in Los Angeles.
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the Dexter the awakening will take place 10 years after the disappearance of Dexter Morgan in the eye of Hurricane Laura. He continues to follow the show’s main character, who now lives under the alias Jim Lindsay in a world far from Miami. Joining Michael C. Hall is a brand new cast featuring Clancy Brown, Julia Jones, Michael Cyril Creighton, Alano Miller, Johnny Sequoyah, Jack Alcott, Jamie Chung et Oscar Wahlberg.
The next limited series is being produced by returning showrunner Clyde Phillips, with Marcos Siega set to direct six episodes. The executive producers are Hall, Siega, John Goldwyn, Sara Colleton, Bill Carraro et Scott Reynolds.
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The original series aired for eight seasons from 2006 to 2013. During his original run, he won multiple Golden Globe and Emmy nominations as well as a Peabody Award, with Hall winning a Golden Globe in 2010 for his prominent performance.