Bryan Fuller revealed today that his highly anticipated series HANNIBAL will debut on NBC April 4, 2013 at 10 PM. The pilot episode is directed by David Slade and with the series exploring the early days of the infamous cannibal, Hannibal Lecter.
Will Graham is a gifted criminal profiler who is on the hunt for a serial killer with the FBI. Grahamâ€™s unique way of thinking gives him the astonishing ability to empathize with anyone â€“ even psychopaths. He seems to know what makes them tick. But when the mind of the twisted killer heâ€™s pursuing is too complicated for even Will to comprehend, he enlists the help of Dr. Lecter, one of the premier psychiatric minds in the country. Armed with the uncanny expertise of the brilliant doctor, Will and Hannibal (known as a serial killer only to the audience) form a brilliant partnership and it seems thereâ€™s no villain they canâ€™t catch. If Will only knewâ€¦