'Dexter' Season 8: Jennifer Carpenter has 'had fantasies' of Debra's death

Jennifer Carpenterwent into filming the last season of "Dexter" unable to shake how she ended the past one.And no wonder: Her character, Debra Morgan, had protected her half-brother Dexter's (Michael C. Hall) serial-killer secret by fatally shooting their Miami police boss LaGuerta (Lauren Velez). That action still weighs mightily and quite visibly on the reasonably undone Debra as "Dexter" begins its eighth and final Showtime season Sunday, June 30."I wish they'd had cameras on what was happening between takes," Carpenter tells Zap2it after being nominated for a Critics' Choice Television Award for her work on "Dexter" last year. "Lauren and I have a really special relationship, so on a personal level, it was complicated to be sending a friend off."For all I knew, I was going to be the only woman on the show this year, which was terrifying. There were very few people on the set [for that scene] because we were trying to...



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