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This Summer in … TV

Summer is not, traditionally, television’s strongest season. Most shows run on a fall to spring schedule, leaving us without our favorite characters on the warmest nights. But this summer there were some interesting trends, especially on cable and Netflix which shy away from the traditional fall-to-spring model.

Robert Kessler | September 2, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Who To Expect At San Diego Comic-Con 2013

The annual event where the costumed folk rub elbow with Hollywood stars is almost upon us.
San Diego Comic-Con 2013 kick starts on Thursday and Celebuzz has your complete guide to how you can stalk track down your favorite celebrities. The four-day geek out will take place in the San Diego Convention Center and plenty of

Gabrielle Chung | July 17, 2013 - 4:00 pm

‘Gossip Girl’s’ Identity Revealed: 9 More Shocking TV Moments of 2012 (PHOTOS)

Whether you love ABC Family’s Pretty Little Liars or Showtime’s Homeland, there’s no denying that TV’s hottest shows provided its audiences with a number of “OMG” moments that had everyone talking (or Tweeting up a storm) in 2012.

And when The CW’s Gossip Girl bid farewell to the airwaves on Monday, one more jaw-dropping revelation…

Laura Franco | December 18, 2012 - 6:00 pm

‘Dexter’ Season Finale Preview: 6 Things to Know Before Watching ‘Surprise Mother——‘ (PHOTOS)

This season of Showtime’s Dexter has been interesting, to say the least, as Debra Morgan (Jennifer Carpenter) has attempted to grapple with the fact that her brother, Dexter (Michael C. Hall), is a serial killer.

Since the show began, fans have been waiting for the day when Deb would be clued in to…

Lauren DiMascio | December 16, 2012 - 8:04 pm

‘Dexter’s’ Michael C. Hall Shares His Favorite Episodes, Contemplates Life After Show Ends

With Dexter’s seventh season currently airing and its eighth being its last, the show’s 43-year-old star, Michael C. Hall, is optimistically looking toward to his projects beyond the Showtime hit.

“I’m excited as much as anybody else to see what’s on the horizon, though something that could go five more years is a…

Jordan Riefe | December 2, 2012 - 12:30 pm

‘Dexter’s’ Michael C. Hall Calls His Friendship With Ex and Co-Star Jennifer Carpenter ‘Respectful’

Michael C. Hall shocked fans back in January of 2010 when he revealed he was undergoing treatment for Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Three years later, Showtime’s Dexter star, with the support of his costar-turned-wife, turned ex-wife, Jennifer Carpenter, remains cancer free.

“There is a lot of cancer in my family, people who’ve gone through it,…

Jordan Riefe | November 28, 2012 - 12:00 pm

‘Dexter’s’ Michael C. Hall Works on His Bedside Manner in WIGS’ ‘Ruth & Erica’

On the WIGS series, Ruth & Erica, Showtime’s Dexter star Michael C. Hall plays a man who is finally trying to win over his high school crush.

With the series finale posting on Friday, Celebuzz has an exclusive clip of a pretty pivotal moment in the story.

What’s going down on

Jethro Nededog | October 18, 2012 - 3:00 pm

TV Buzz: ‘Dexter’ Gets Biggest Season Premiere Ratings Ever; ‘Liz & Dick’ Premiere Date Announced

With so much competition on the tube Sunday nights, Showtime seemed to do just fine with its two premieres. Dexter scored its biggest premiere ever for its Season 7 opener with more than 3 million viewers for the two telecasts. Homeland also seemed to benefit from its Emmy love with a 50 percent jump in…

Lauren DiMascio | October 1, 2012 - 6:04 pm

‘Dexter’ Premiere: 5 Things You Should Know Before Watching Season 7 (GALLERY)

Sharpen your knives and set up you kill room because Dexter is finally returning to TV.

Season 6 left off with a major cliffhanger as someone close to Dexter (Michael C. Hall) witnesses him committing a murder, finally uncovering his serial killer secret once and for all.

As the Showtime series starts up…

Gabrielle Chung | September 30, 2012 - 9:00 am

‘Dexter’ Actor Leaving Showtime Series During Season 7 (EXCLUSIVE)

Miami Metro Homicide is losing yet another detective…

A major character on Showtime’s hit serial killer drama Dexter is leaving the show, a source close to the production confirms exclusively to Celebuzz.

Who’s meeting their maker on the cable hit?

Lee Hernandez | August 31, 2012 - 5:41 pm

‘Modern Family’ Kids Get Raises; ‘American Idol’ Producer Rebooting ‘Fame’

Now that the adults on Modern Family are getting their pay, it’s time for their fictional offsprings to as well! Reports indicate Rico Rodriguez, Nolan Gould, Sarah Hyland and Ariel Winter’s salaries will be triple their current paychecks going up to around $70,000 an episode as they are finalizing their deals with 20th Century Fox.

Lauren DiMascio | August 28, 2012 - 7:59 pm

Michael C. Hall Spotted Ring-less in Los Angeles (PHOTOS)

Michael C. Hall isn’t wasting any time diving back into the single life.
The same day that news broke that the Dexter has split with his co-star/wife, Jennifer Carpenter, Hall was spotted leaving Kings Road Cafe in Los Angeles. Noticeably absent from Hall’s finger? A wedding ring.
Hit up the photo gallery to see Hall…

Celebuzz | December 15, 2010 - 3:56 pm

Michael C. Hall and Jennifer Carpenter File for Divorce

The wave of celebrity-couple breakups continues unabated.
Entertainment Weekly reports that Dexter co-stars Michael C. Hall and Jennifer Carpenter have filed for divorce. The couple, who met on the set of the hit series, were married on December 31, 2008.
A joint statement for the actors’ representatives notes,
“Having been separated for some time, Jennifer Carpenter and…

Celebuzz | December 13, 2010 - 5:09 pm

Julie Benz at the 2010 Emmy Awards (PHOTOS)

Julie Benz gave us a peek of her side torso as she walked the red carpet at the 62nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday.
The Dexter star wore a white one-shoulder gown with a small cut-out on her right side. Julie is rooting for co-star Michael C. Hall who is up for his fourth…

| August 29, 2010 - 3:59 pm

Secret Wedding For Michael C. Hall and Jennifer Carpenter

They may play brother and sister on Showtime’s creepy crime drama Dexter, but Michael C. Hall and Jennifer Carpenter are lovers in real life.
And now they’re married! The pair are said to have eloped on New Year’s Eve. They had been quietly dating for over a year.
“They were married outdoors in Big Sur,…

Celebuzz | January 11, 2009 - 10:00 am

Jimmy Smits’ Stunt Stab Gone Wrong on ‘Dexter’

Jimmy Smits is doing a three-episode guest stint on Emmy-nominated cable hit Dexter.
But one thing he probably didn’t have in mind when signing on was stabbing a stunt actor—almost fatally—with a real knife while shooting a scene.
Contact Music reports that Smits was to stab action man Jeff Chase with a prop knife, but…

Celebuzz | October 3, 2008 - 2:10 pm