"Hannibal" is back with a vengeance (Season 2 premieres Friday, Feb. 28 at 10 p.m. on NBC), but are you ready for a new, even more terrifying Hannibal Lecter threat? Yahoo TV has an exclusive sneak peek at the behind-the-scenes prep for the premiere episode's bloody battle.
"Hannibal" Season 2 kicks off with a bit of a flash-forward, featuring a knock-down, drag-out fight between Mads Mikkelsen's Dr. Hannibal Lecter and Laurence Fishburne's Jack Crawford. But how did they shoot this epic brawl? Watch Deconstructing the Fight to get the behind the scenes scoop:
Mikkelsen and Fishburne and their co-stars Hugh Dancy and Caroline Dhavernas break down the battle, bruises and all, and talk learning "the dance," before revealing which one of them was dubbed "a really strong man," and which one had to cheat a bit.
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"Hannibal" Season 2 premieres Friday, Feb. 28 at 10 p.m. on NBC.
Watch the full fight scene here: