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#01 "Kaiseki" #06 "Futamono" #11 "Kō No Mono"
#02 "Sakizuke" #07 "Yakimono" #12 "Tome-wan"
#03 "Hassun" #08 "Su-zakana" #13 "Mizumono"
#04 "Takiawase" #09 "Shiizakana"
#05 "Mukōzuke" #10 "Naka-Choko" << Season 1 | Season 3 >>
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Air dateFebruary 28, 2014

Written byJeff Vlaming & Bryan Fuller

Directed byTim Hunter
Recurring StarsGillian Anderson as Bedelia Du Maurier
Cynthia Nixon as Kade Prurnell

Guest StarsMartin Donovan as Dr. Dey

Co-StarsRyan Field as Roland Umber

Patrick Garrow as James Gray

Ted Ludzik as Nurse

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"Sakizuke" is the second episode of Season 2, and overall the fifteenth produced hour of Hannibal. It will air on February 28, 2014.


The case of the human soup becomes clearer when a victim that has escaped from the killer's clutches washes downstream after a deadly fall, leaving valuable evidence for the BAU team to uncover. Hannibal Lecter assists on the case, sniffing out clues of his own from of the victim's body. Meanwhile, Will Graham begins a plan of manipulation from within the asylum, set on proving his own innocence. Hannibal is able to put the clues together before the BAU team, arriving at the killer's silo and helping him to carry out his fascinating, yet deadly tableau... just not in the way the killer intended. Jack tries to deal with his guilt over not protecting Will and submits to mandated therapy after Alana Bloom's scathing report. To Jack's surprise the counseling turns out to be beneficial. The BAU team independently arrives at the silo, finding a human tapestry of forty-seven bodies patched together, the killer hidden in plain sight. Awaiting his upcoming trial, Will is surprised by an unexpected guest - Bedelia du Maurier - who gives him a much-needed boost to his psyche.


Episode Title[]

Sakizuke (先付)


An appetizer, similar to the French dish amuse-bouche.


Recurring Cast[]


Kade Purnell
Played by Cynthia Nixon