Showrunner Bryan Fuller revealed today that his latest series, Hannibal, will debut on NBC April 4th at 10pm. So much for those summer premiere rumors…
The pilot is directed by David Slade and the series is said to explore the early days of Lecter and the working relationship he had with FBI agent Will Graham (Hugh Dancy) before it turned sour.
In addition to this announcement, Fuller revealed a new pic of Mads Mikkelsen as Hannibal Lecter. Head inside for a look!
Hannibal will also feature appearances by Gillian Anderson and Lance Henriksen.