Dr. Lecter Speaks: Mads Mikkelsen Loves the Slow Build!

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NBC’s Hannibal – the most elegantly brutal (or is that brutally elegant) series on network TV – returns tonight (10/9C).

After the jump. Dr. Lecter himself – Mads Mikkelsen – talks about the show and how there are things are it that believes he enjoys in common with its audience.

The actor discusses one of his favorite elements of the show ahead of Hannibal’s third season premiere, June 4 at 10/9c on NBC.

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