In this interview with xfinityTV, showrunner Bryan Fuller talks about sexing up the show, the role reversal with Will Graham (Hugh Dancy) behind bars instead of Hannibal (Mads Mikkelsen), how Will will go to trial for the murder of Abigail Hobbs, Season 2 guest stars and more.
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“Hannibal” could be getting a wonderfully creepy relative next season. As has been rumored, “Hannibal” creator Bryan Fuller wants David Bowie to play the uncle of Dr. Hannibal Lecter (Mads… More
By Matt Zoller Seitz Serial killers are a stupefyingly dull cliche, a means for storytellers to wallow in art-directed gore without dealing with the reality of crime and violence. Hannibal… More
Recently renewed for a second season to the rousing applause of its rabid fanbase (aka “fannibals”), “Hannibal” will live on to kill again — but not tonight. This week’s episode features another notorious serial killer — the return of guest star Eddie Izzard’s Dr. Gideon.
Last week, NBC pulled tonight’s episode of “Hannibal” due to its content in the wake of the Boston tragedy — but that doesn’t mean “Hannibal” fans won’t be able to… More
NBC has pulled next week’s episode of “Hannibal” in the wake of the Boston bombings, according to Variety. The addictive TV prequel to pop culture’s most legendary serial killer had… More
If you were prepared to dismiss NBC’s new incarnation of Hannibal Lecter as just another forgettable TV remake that we didn’t need, we urge you to reconsider: “Hannibal” is actually… More
Before Hannibal Lecter was recognized as being the serial killer we all know him to be — thank you Anthony Hopkins — he was a brilliant psychiatrist who consulted to… More
It’s fair to say that Mads Mikkelsen dines out on his new starring role. He plays the title character in NBC’s new grisly gourmet drama, “Hannibal,” which focuses on Dr. Hannibal Lecter — scholar, connoisseur, cannibal — during an earlier, more nuanced time than was covered in the hit film “The Silence of the Lambs” and its sequel.
Liver and loin are served up gourmet-style, young women are impaled on antlers, mushrooms grow out of decomposing bodies.