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Dexter: Everything is Illumenated

Trying to get his life back on track, Dexter hunts a new target, but is distracted and drawn into a precarious situation while helping his troubled acquaintance; Batista discovers an interesting lead in the Santa Muerte murder cases; Quinn learns some new information about Dexter from a questionable source.

Source: Showtime

Episode Info

Episode number: 5x6
Airdate: Sunday October 31st, 2010

Director: Steve Shill
Writer: Wendy West

Alternate Airdates:

NL (VPRO) May 18, 2011

  • Currently 8.7/10
8.7/10 (41 Votes cast)
Special Guest Stars
Julia Stiles
As Lumen Ann Pierce

Guest Stars
April L. Hernandez
As Officer Cira Manzon (as April Hernandez Castillo)
Geoff Pierson
As Captain Thomas Matthews
Jessica Camacho
As Yasmin
Maria Doyle Kennedy
As Sonya
Peter Weller
As Stan Liddy
Sean O'Bryan
As Dan Mendell
Chad Allen
As Lance Robinson

Co-Guest Stars
Gina Comparetto
As Hot Blonde
Main Cast
Michael C. Hall
As Dexter Morgan
Jennifer Carpenter
As Debra Morgan
Desmond Harrington
As Joey Quinn
C.S. Lee
As Vince Masuka
Lauren Velez
As Maria LaGuerta
David Zayas
As Angel Batista


The show opens with Lumen showering and packing her clothes and other various items. Dexter stalks Lance Robinson, a man who engages deadly encounters with other men. Dexter is certain this will be an easy kill, which it will be just like old times. Lumen is seen dressing incognito, complete with scanty dress and a wig, intended to entice her captors...

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Other Episode Crew

DeveloperJames Manos, Jr.
Executive ProducerManny Coto  |  Chip Johannessen  |  Scott Buck  |  Michael C. Hall  |  Sara Colleton  |  John Goldwyn
Co-Executive ProducerWendy West  |  Tim Schlattmann
Supervising ProducerLauren Gussis
ProducerRobert Lloyd Lewis
Co-ProducerGary Law (1)  |  Chad Tomasoski
Consulting ProducerJim Leonard
Production DesignerJessica Kender
EditorDavid Latham
MusicDaniel J. Licht
Director of PhotographyRomeo Tirone
Based On The Works OfJeff Lindsay (1)
ConsultantClyde Phillips
Warning: Dexter season 5 episode 6 guide may contain spoilers
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