Jimmy Smits Joins The Cast Of DEXTER For Season 3!

The Hollywood Reporter revealed today that actor Jimmy Smits will be joining the cast of Showtime’s DEXTER for the upcoming 3rd season, which is scheduled to premiere this fall! DEXTER (my favorite show on TV) stars Michael C. Hall as Dexter Morgan, a blood spatter analyst by day, serial killer of other killers by night. Jennifer Carpenter (THE EXORCISM OF EMILY ROSE, QUARANTINE) plays his sister Debra. According to the article, "Smits will portray Miguel Prado, an ambitious, charismatic assistant district attorney who comes from one of Miami’s most politically powerful and beloved families."

"Dexter (Michael C. Hall), a blood-spatter expert for the Miami Police Department who moonlights as a serial killer, will join forces with Prado, who has risen in the ranks because his aggressive stance against crime, in the pursuit of a murderer who affects both of their lives directly."

"Smits will be featured in 10 of the third season’s 12 episodes, scheduled to premiere in the fall."