Making his first appearance in the 1981 book Red Dragon, the classic Hannibal Lecter costume is most memorably portrayed in the classic 1991 film Silence of the Lambs. Which not only spawned a sequel as well as spin off TV Show, it also become only the second film ever to win the Big 5 Oscars in one season. Played by Antony Hopkins, Hannibal is a brilliant psychiatrist yet cannibalistic serial killer who spends his time purposely misleading FBI agents on the hunt for a different killer. Now, thanks to the fancy dress experts at Smiffys you can take the serial killer to a party that he could only have dreamt of in his cell. This officially licensed movie costume is perfect for any scary event such as Halloweenor any type of film and TV fancy dress throughout the year. You can also add some extra authenticity to your Hannibal costume with white face paint. After all, you can't get a sun tan in a cell!