Keanu Reeves will be starring in Hulu’s adaptation of The Devil in the White City.
The Devil in the White City is a novel by Erik Larson that was first published in 2003. It tells the story of Daniel H. Burnham and is set in Chicago in the late 1800s. It details how the city had the opportunity to host the World’s Fair but instead contributed to the creation of the world’s first serial killer.
The series will be Reeves’ first major U.S. TV role. He will also serve as executive producer along with Leonardo DiCaprio, Martin Scorsese, Rick Yorn, Jennifer Davisson, Stacy Sher, Sam Shaw, Tom Field, and Mark Lafferty.
The limited drama series will be eight episodes and is set to launch in 2024.