'Dexter' Second Season to Cut Up Blu-ray this May

Posted Mon Feb 9, 2009 at 08:00 AM PST by Peter Bracke

Paramount Home Entertainment has announced plans to bring the second season of the hit series 'Dexter' to Blu-ray in early-May.

The latest TV-on-high-def release from the studio, 'Dexter: The Complete Second Season' will arrive on Blu-ray May 5, day-and-date with the standard DVD. It follows 'Dexter: The Complete First Season,' which Paramount released on Blu earlier this year.

Tech specs will see all 12 second-season episodes in 1080p/AVC MPEG-4 video and English Dolby TrueHD 5.1 Surround audio.

Extras include multiple making-of featurettes, a spate of podcasts, and two bonus episodes each of the Showtime series 'The United States of Tara' and 'Nurse Jackie.'

The set will also come BD-Live-enabled, with additional downloadable content to be announced.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray has been set at $54.99.

You'll find the latest specs for all 'Dexter: The Complete Second Season' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under May 5.

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Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
Dexter: The Complete Second Season (Blu-ray)
Dexter: The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
Tags: TV on High-Def, Paramount, Disc Announcements (all tags)