Keanu Reeves will star in Leonardo DiCaprio and Martin Scorsese’s drama ‘The Devil in the White City’, which focuses on the famous ‘murderer’ Henry Howard Holmes. ‘.
The previous film version starring Leonardo DiCaprio, directed by Martin Scorsese, the development of years did not succeed, and now the show two people as executive producers, but also Reeves got the biggest drama project.
‘The Devil in the White City’ is run and written by Sam Shaw (‘Castle Rock’) and directed by Todd Field (‘Little Children’), and Hulu has booked the first season.
Based on the crime novel of the same name by Erik Larson, the series focuses on Henry Howard Holmes, the first recorded serial killer in American history and suspected of killing more than 200 people.
Called H-H-Holmes, he was handsome, elegant, and talked a lot, and built a three-story hotel, attracting many rich people to live, and even women were tricked into marrying him, he would especially take advantage of the World’s Fair, and many of these people were brutally murdered by Holmes.
He himself confessed to 27 murders, but police allegedly found more than 200 bodies in the incinerator of his hotel – a hotel that hid many rooms, equipment for torture and killings, and was in fact his slaughterhouse.
Some have called him “one of the scariest people in the world”.
Reeves plays one of the show’s main characters – architect Daniel H. Burnham – and the show revolves around him and Holmes.