One of the most fascinating literary characters comes to life on television for the first time: psychiatrist-turned-serial killer, Dr. Hannibal Lecter. A new drama from creator Bryan Fuller (Creator of 'Dead Like Me," "Wonderfalls," and "Pushing Daisies"), based on the characters from Thomas Harris' classic novels.
Last Episode03x13 The Wrath of the Lamb Aired: Aug. 29, 2015
Will comes up with a cunning plan to kill Francis Dolarhyde using Hannibal Lecter. Bedelia shares her concerns about the plan as Will continues …
Series Fun Facts
- Laurence Fishburne plays the head of a government agency and it isn't the first time he had to deal with a main character who flip-flops between being embraced and hunted down by said agency.
- The name of the character played by Ellen Muth in this series, Georgia Madchen, is a reference to the character that Muth played in one of Bryan Fuller's previous series, Dead Like Me:…
[show]The name of the character played by Ellen Muth in this series, Georgia Madchen, is a reference to the character that Muth played in one of Bryan Fuller's previous series, Dead Like Me: Georgia Lass. The German word "Mädchen" means "girl" or "lass." Fuller also reused the last name "Lass" for Anna Chlumsky's character, Miriam Lass.
- Lawrence Fishbourne uses a prop soul patch for the duration of the series as he couldn't grow his own.