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Hannibal Lecter is the eponymous villain of Thomas Harris's Hannibal novel/film series. He is a cannibalistic serial killer who used to be a psychiatrist before his arrest. During his imprisonment he his consulted by Will Graham to help him track down the Tooth Fairy and later Clarice Starling does the same in order to capture Buffalo Bill. He is portrayed by Brian Cox in Manhunter, Gaspard Ulliel in Hannibal Rising (with Aaron Thomas portraying his younger self) and most famously by Anthony Hopkins in all of his other film appearances.

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