Hannibal creator hits back at fan saying he gave them daddy issues
Hannibal creator Bryan Fuller hilariously responds to a fan who says the casting of Mads Mikkelsen as Doctor Lecter gave everyone daddy issues.
Hannibal creator Bryan Fuller responds to a fan who says the casting of Mads Mikkelsen gave them daddy issues. Following Hannibal Lecter’s rise to full-on horror icon status in the movies, Fuller in 2013 brought serial killer Thomas Harris to the small screen for NBC. Hannibal. Although the show garnered critical acclaim and a devoted fan following, its ratings were such that it only lasted three seasons before being canceled in 2015.
Download com Hannibal‘s ratings may have been, the show clearly made a big impression on those who tuned in each week to witness the latest disturbing acts perpetrated by Mikkelsen Lecter’s cannibalistic psychopath. In fact, one fan just confessed to developing psychological issues as a result of Mikkelsen’s riveting portrayal of psychiatrist, and for some characters, twisted father figure, Hannibal. With proper joy, Hannibal creator fuller he himself responded to the fan’s tweet, showing that Fuller is well aware of the effect Mikkelsen’s performance had on some viewers. Watch the hilarious Twitter exchange in the space below:
Will Hannibal Season 4 ever happen?
Hannibal Season 3 memorably ended on a mysterious note, as Hugh Dancy’s Will Graham finally embraced the darkness within him, then literally grabbed Lecter in a death hug that sent them crashing into both by a cliff. The timing served to give Graham and Lecter a satisfyingly dark and strangely romantic ending. But it was also ambiguous enough to leave the door open for Graham and Lecter to return to perpetrate more serious acts in Hannibal season 4
But now it’s 2022, seven years since the end of season three, and Hannibal Season 4 obviously hasn’t arrived yet. Meanwhile, stars Dancy and Mikkelsen are both set to return for another round as Graham and Lecter. Fuller said it Kingdom of the screen He’s been speaking with the two actors frequently recently, saying he hasn’t given up hope of making a season 4. Fuller also recently endorsed a petition posted by a fan asking for a fourth season of Hannibal.
Fuller and his cast are ready to return Hannibal Season 4 is one thing, but of course the show can’t come back unless a network is willing to make it happen. NBC seems to have moved on from Hannibal after canceling the low-rated show in 2015. But in 2022, there are obviously many more potential homes for Hannibal season 4 that was seven years ago. With so many streaming services looking for content and so many fans asking Hannibal let Season 4 happen, it almost feels like a handshake for someone to hurry up and allow Fuller and his creative team to finish what they started. But obviously nothing is official until the deals are signed. So for now, Hannibal it remains on the shelf, unable to create any more papa problems for its devoted fans.
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