has been cast as the title character in NBC's upcoming drama series "Hannibal
," Deadline reports
.In the 13-episode series from Bryan Fuller
," "TK"), Mikkelsen will make his U.S. TV debut opposite Hugh Dancy
's FBI agent Will Graham. In "Hannibal
," Graham is a criminal profiler on the hunt for a serial killer. He enlists The Help
of Dr. Hannibal Lecter
(Mikkelsen) and his psychiatric mind, according ...