Hold On Tight…’Hannibal’ Is Back For Season 3!

It’s been a long wait between the end of season two and the start of season three but, as usual, NBC’s best series, “Hannibal,” doesn’t disappoint in its return. We find Hannibal (Mads Mikkelsen) in Paris with…a wife? And that wife is Dr. Bedelia Du Maurier (Gillian Anderson)? It will be an interesting journey that starts […]

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David Bowie to Guest Star as ‘Hannibal’s’ Uncle?

“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 Mikkelsen). (Sounds kinda perfect, at least from a cheek bones perspective.) “We have reached out to David Bowie to see if he’s interested and available,” […]

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‘Hannibal’: It’s All a Dream, and It Hurts

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 the cannibal, the psychiatrist and serial killer created by Thomas Harris, is as played-out today as Freddy Krueger was in the early nineties, thanks to […]

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NBC Pulls ‘Hannibal’ Episode in Wake of Boston Bombings

NBC has pulled next week’s episode of “Hannibal” in the wake of the Boston bombings, according to Variety. [xfinity-record-button id=”8513204174612854112″ program_type=”series”] The addictive TV prequel to pop culture’s most legendary serial killer had planned to air “Ceuf” as its fourth episode of the season, but the hour’s particularly disturbing content has led the network to […]

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Strong Buzz for ‘Hannibal’: What the Critics Are Saying

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 pretty terrific. Creepy and chilling, yes, but also riveting. I know what you’re thinking, but wait…. [xfinity-record-button id=”8513204174612854112″ program_type=”series”] Premiering Thursday at 10/9c on NBC, […]

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