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The Devil in the White City, a Serial Killer Drama, Marks Keanu Reeves’ Debut in a Leading Role on U.S. Television

The-Devil in White City

This week, it was announced that Keanu Reeves will star in the new National Geographic series “The Devil in the White City,” playing the role of notorious serial killer H.H. Holmes. Reeves has had several notable roles over his career but this will mark his first major project on U.S TV and his biggest period piece since Bram Stoker’s Dracula. A made-for-TV movie based on Erik Larson’s novel Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic & Madness at the Fair That Changed America, “The Devil in the White City” is an eight-hour event series that tells a dark tale about Dr.

Introduction of The, The Devil in the White City

“The Devil in the White City: A Novel” is a book written by best-selling author, Erik Larson. It tells the story of an architect’s turn to murder and his partner’s struggle to stop him. Throughout the two novels, Larson unfolds the story. It is full of suggestions and intrigue and will help keep readers turning pages for hours on end. Larson is a professional journalist who grew up in Wisconsin and worked as a reporter for The Wall Street Journal. Larson’s books are mostly non-fiction, but The Devil in the White City is his first fiction novel.

The Devil in the White City won the Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction. Larson is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters and is also a Pulitzer Prize winner for his book. Larson had intended to write a nonfiction novel about Chicago’s Columbian Exposition. Over two years, Larson spent great amounts of time researching topics as varied as Europe’s fairs, London’s Great Exhibition, and Paris’ annual Salon du Louvre shows.

Names of the characters in The Devil in the White City

Daniel H. Burnham
H. H. Holmes
John Root
Frederick Law Olmsted
Harry Codman
Rudolf Ulrich
Francis “Frank” Millet
Sol Bloom


Story of The The Devil in the White City

The Devil in the White City movie. It is a story about a true American architect, Daniel Burham, who was commissioned to design Chicago’s World’s Fair. But he has another side project: Chicago’s first serial killer, H.H. Holmes – the inventor of the gas chamber and crematorium. He builds a hotel for the World’s Fair, designed with inescapable rooms, secret passages, and lethal devices that he uses to snare numerous visitors.

This movie was released in 2003 and directed by Martin Scorcese. There are three actors in this movie: Leonardo DiCaprio (Daniel Burnham), Willem Dafoe (Dr. H.H. Holmes), and Derek Jacobi (Professor Wilson). The producers of this movie were: Emma Tillinger Koskoff and Brett Ratner. The film poster is a picture of the US flag with words written on it describing the plot of the movie, with pictures of the main characters on each side of it.

Keanu Reeves Is Set to Play Angel in Hulu’s Adaptation of “The Devil in the White City”


No, this is not a joke. Hulu has announced that they’re casting one of the two lead roles in their upcoming show based on the book Devil in the White City: A Saga of Magic and Murder at the Fair That Changed America to Angel Keanu Reeves. The move will reunite Reeves with his Matrix and John Wick producer Steven Knight who’s producing through his company 2.0 Entertainment alongside Anonymous Content and Paramount Television. Nor is it unheard of for Keanu to take on extra costs for an entertaining project. After all, Reeves is a world-class film star and it’s not as if he’ll be doing a supporting role (or even lead) in this new show, which is based upon Erik Larson’s best-seller about the horrific murders that took place during the Chicago World’s Fair.


The show will tell the real-life tale of two serial killers, one who hunted down and killed women for their fingers to sell at American trade fairs and the other who slaughtered people for the fun of it with no apparent motive.

So, what do you think about The Devil in the White City?

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