After a few months in development, NBC has given the green light for Bryan Fuller's plans to bring the "Hannibal" character to the small screen. EW reports that the network has given a direct-to-series commitment of 13 episodes for this next adaptation of the Thomas Harris character.
The official logline is:
One-hour contemporary thriller series featuring the classic characters from Thomas Harris’ novel Red Dragon – FBI agent Will Graham and his mentor Dr. Hannibal Lecter – who are re-introduced at the beginning of their budding relationship.
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