Julie Benz played Rita on "Dexter" for four seasons.
Rita had a more natural style.
Rita was a far cry from Benz's other well known role as vampire Darla on "Angel".
Julie gets to vamp it up as a stripper on "Desperate Housewives".
Benz gets to go glam after playing Rita.
Check Julie Benz’s transformation as she leaves “Dexter” and joins “Desperate Housewives”.