Hugh Dancy most recently starred in the NBC drama Hannibal, based on the life of psychiatrist-turned-serial killer, Dr. Hannibal Lecter. He was most recently seen on the big screen in Hysteria and Martha Marcy May Marlene. His other movie credits include the lead role in Adam, about a young man with Asperger’s syndrome struggling to survive in New York City; Confessions of a Shopaholic, Our Idiot Brother, Ella Enchanted and Black Hawk Down. Dancy received an Emmy® Nomination for his work in the mini-series Elizabeth I opposite Helen Mirren and Jeremy Irons. Dancy graduated with an English Literature degree from St. Peter’s College, Oxford.
In Hulu’s The Path, Dancy plays Cal Roberts, the leader of a mysterious cult-like movement in upstate New York. The drama follows a family at the center of the Meyerist Movement as they struggle with relationships, faith, and power. Each episode takes an in-depth look at the gravitational pull of belief and what it means to choose between the life we live and the life we want. The series blends elements of mystery-thriller, romance, and mysticism. Aaron Paul and Michelle Monaghan star as the married couple at the middle of the movement. Kathleen Turner also stars, as the estranged mother of Dancy’s cult leader.
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