Francis Dolarhyde fans, your long national nightmare is over. During San Diego Comic-Con, Bryan Fuller announced that the great Red Dragon would be appearing in season 3 of Hannibal. TV Line reported today that Richard Armitage has been cast to play the part.
Color me intrigued.
My experience with Armitage is mostly through the Hobbit trilogy and I think of him as a gruff, growling, hairy guy. I mean, he’s a dwarf. Well, not really (he’s actually 6’2″), but you know what I mean. The idea of Thorin playing a man who’s supposed to be more of an awkward giant of a man with delusions and serial-killer tendencies feels like a complete 180—which may be exactly why this will work so well.Read More