‘Hannibal’ Mashup Shows ‘Red Dragon’ Scene in Three Different Ways


A new feature titled “Recovering The Mindset,” edited by Matthew Morettini, looks at the confrontation between Will Graham and Hannibal Lecter, as portrayed in Michael Mann’s 1986 Manhunter between William Peterson and Brian Cox, Brett Ratner’s 2002 Red Dragon between Edward Norton and Anthony Hopkins, and in Bryan Fuller’s Hannibal between Hugh Dancy and Mads Mikkelsen.


Hannibal and 8 More Movie Characters Who Killed It on TV


Yahoo.com writes:

Before Hannibal debuted, it was difficult to imagine anyone supplanting Anthony Hopkins as the definitive Dr. Lecter. But over the course of the cult NBC drama’s three seasons, Danish actor Mads Mikkelsen has done an expert job asserting ownership over the character, creating a version of the cannibalistic forensic psychiatrist that exists independently of Hopkins’s big-screen interpretation. It’s an achievement that many performers have attempted but only a relative few have achieved. Here are our picks for eight TV actors who have successfully made a popular movie character their own.