In season 6 of Showtime’s “Dexter,” Mos Def will play a big role.

According to, he’ll play a victim (Brother Sam) who befriends the righteous serial killer Dexter. The new season premieres on Sunday, October 2nd.

“Dexter” and its actors are regularly nominated for Emmy and Golden Globe awards, and we hope this role brings Mos Def, a.k.a. Mos, a.k.a. Yasin some accolades!

Find out more about season 6 of “Dexter” and Mos Def’s character right here.

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