Keanu Reeves in Talks to Star in Martin Scorsese's Leonardo DiCaprio-Backed 'The Devil in the White City'
It would be Reeves' first prestige TV drama
Published Jan 04, 2022Keanu Reeves — Matrix star, hungry guy and Spadina Avenue fan — had a pretty major 2021, and it looks like he isn't planning on slowing down any time soon.
According to Deadline, Reeves is in talks to star in the Hulu adaptation of Erik Larson's 2003 book The Devil in the White City, a historical non-fiction novel that follows the intertwining stories of architect Daniel H. Burnham, who designed Chicago's 1893 World's Fair, and serial killer Henry H. Holmes, who built his own "Murder Castle" that he used to torture and murder his victims.
Leonardo DiCaprio has been circling the series since 2010 and was originally set to star, though he's since taken on a producorial role alongside Martin Scorsese.
This would be Reeve's first major US TV role.