Actor Name: Laurence J. Fishburne III
Head of the FBI’s Behavioral Analysis Unit, Jack Crawford has always been surefooted and focused on the mission at hand. However, with his most valuable weapon, Will Graham, locked up and facing trial for murder, Jack wonders if he can trust that ironclad gut that he has relied on for much of his career. Caring for his dying wife while trying to solve one of the biggest cases in FBI history will test Jack beyond anything he’s ever experienced.
Laurence J. Fishburne III stars in “Hannibal” as Jack Crawford.
Fishburne has achieved an impressive body of work not only as an actor but also as a producer and director. In 1992, he won a Tony, a Drama Desk Award, an Outer Critic's Circle Award and a Theater World Award for his portrayal of Sterling Johnson in August Wilson's "Two Trains Running."
His appearance in the 1993 premiere episode of Fox TV's "Tribeca" landed him an Emmy® Award. And to complete the Triple Crown, he was nominated for an Oscar® in 1993 for his portrayal of Ike Turner in “What's Love Got to do With It.”