Exclusive: Hannibal Serves Up Anna Chlumsky

NBC’s Hannibal is getting more fresh meat.

Veep‘s Anna Chlumsky recently booked a guest-starring gig on the mid-season drama, TVLine has learned exclusively.

Chlumsky will play Miriam Lass, a young FBI trainee under the tutelage of Laurence Fishburne’s Jack Crawford.

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The upcoming drama, a contemporary take on the characters from Thomas Harris’ Red Dragon novel, is written and executive-produced by Bryan Fuller (Pushing Daisies). It focuses on the fledgling relationship between FBI agent Will Graham (Hugh Dancy) and his mentor Dr. Hannibal Lecter (Mads Mikkelsen).

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Chlumsky, best known for the My Girl films, has appeared on TV shows including Army Wives, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Covert Affairs. She remains a regular on HBO’s political comedy Veep.

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