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Pigs Fight It Out For Hannibal Prize

29 August 2000 | WENN | See recent WENN news »

Thousands of pigs have been fighting it out for some of the most coveted pig roles in movie history - as man-eating hogs in Hannibal (2001). Six thousand pigs were auditioned in an international cattle call - and a final 15 Russian boars were chosen. The animals will pretend to try and eat Anthony Hopkins' character in the long- awaited sequel to Silence of the Lambs, The (1991). But animal trainer Sled Reynolds promises fans they won't be eating humans in real life. He explains, "They really don't attack, they're just trained to go and grab stuff. I mean if they were really crazy, how would you work around them?" »

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