David Bowie

'Hannibal' Season 2: David Bowie Offered a Role, Plus Chi McBride as Barney?

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 27, 2013 @ 8:30 PM
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Back before NBC officially decided to renew the darkly delicious 'Hannibal' for season 2, series creator Bryan Fuller expressed a desire to cast glam rock legend David Bowie as Hannibal's oft-mentioned uncle, among other envisioned castings. Now, Fuller has reportedly extended an official offer to Bowie, and has another 'Pushing Daisies' alum in mind for the literary role of Barney!

NBC's 'Hannibal': David Bowie To Play Hannibal's Uncle in Season 2?

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick April 26, 2013 @ 8:37 PM
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Moderate though the ratings may be, we're extremely eager to see NBC's 'Hannibal' granted an additional season, especially after all the pickups the network handed out today. So while the first season bleeds on, would you believe that series creator Bryan Fuller wants music legend David Bowie to play a major role in 'Hannibal' season 2? Find out if Ziggy Stardust will end up on a plate inside!