cynthia nixon hannibal nbc 'Hannibal' Season 2 adds Cynthia Nixon as ...As if NBC’s “Hannibal” doesn’t already boast an impressively talented cast, now the serial killer drama has added the Emmy-, Golden Globe- and Tony-nominated actress Cynthia Nixon to the cast.

TV Line reports that Nixon will recur in Season 2 as Kade Prurnell, a FBI employee who works in the Office of the Inspector General. She’ll be joining the dysfunctional “Hannibal” family as an investigator into the events of Season 1, specifically Jack Crawford’s culpability in what took place regarding Dr. Lecter and the now-institutionalized Will Graham.

“Hannibal’s” return date has not to announced yet, but it will return for a 13-episode run sometime in 2014 on NBC

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