Leonardo DiCaprio would work again with Director Martin Scorsese. This time actor will play the role of one of the most terrifying serial killers in the history of the United States.
Film studio Paramount Pictures purchased the rights to the film based on the true story of the novel by Eric Larson, entitled "the devil in the White City: murder, magic and madness at the fair that changed America."
As a filmmaker will Martin Scorsese and Dicaprio will play Henry Howard Holmes, one of the most terrifying serial killers in the history of the United States (it is called Hannibal Lekterom XIX century). In the early 1890 's he built a three-storey hotel in Chicago, which took guests World exhibitions held in the year 1893. Building inside be spooky maze, became a place of brutal murders. When Holmes caught, he confessed to 27, but, according to the researchers, the actual number of victims could reach 200 people.
Larson's book came out in the year 2003 and became a bestseller.
It is the fifth joint project of Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio. Director and actor have worked together on "gangs of New York", "Aviator", "Shutter Island" and "the Wolf of Wall Street".
Really looking forward to their new project!