‘Hannibal’ Renewed for Season 3

'Hannibal' Renewed for Season 3

Show averaging a 1.4 rating

NBC's “Hannibal” is getting a third course: The culinary serial-killer drama has been renewed for a third season.

In its current second season, “Hannibal” is averaging a 1.4 rating in key adults 18-49 demographic. It also has the youngest-skewing audience on ABC, CBS or NBC, with a median audience age of 48.2.

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The Bryan Fuller drama, based on Thomas Harris’ books, stars Mads Mikkelsen as psychologist and cannibalistic cooking enthusiast Hannibal Lecter. Hugh Dancy plays the ball of string he bats around, FBI profiler Will Graham.