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In April 2013, Showtime announced that season eight would be the final season of Dexter.  The season-eight premiere was the most watched Dexter episode with more than 3 million viewers total for all airings that night.  The original broadcast of the series finale—shown at 9 pm on September 22, 2013—drew 2.8 million viewers, the largest overall audience in Showtime's history. 
Dexter: Early Cuts is an animated web series that premiered on October 25, 2009.  Michael C. Hall reprises his role as the voice of Dexter. 
KTV Media International Bullseye Art produced and animated the webisodes, working closely with Showtime for sound editing, Interspectacular for direction, and illustrators Kyle Baker , Ty Templeton , Andrés Vera Martínez, and Devin Lawson for creating distinctive illustrations. The webisodes are animated with 2.5D style, where flat two-dimensional illustrations are brought to life in three-dimensional space. The first season was created and written by Dexter producer/writer Lauren Gussis. She was nominated for a Webby for her writing on the first season.