Keanu Reeves to star in Hulu series Devil in the White City produced by Leonardo DiCaprio and Martin Scorsese

The Matrix Resurrections action star Keanu Reeves has officially signed on to star in his first major TV series Devil in the White City seven months after being 'in talks' on the project.

The evergreen 57-year-old is scheduled to begin filming his role as real-life Chicago architect Daniel Burnham in Hulu's 2024 limited series next year.

Burnham designed several famous buildings - including the Flatiron Building in Manhattan, Union Station in Washington, DC; Selfridges in London, and Chicago World's Fair in 1893.

Confirmed! The Matrix Resurrections action star Keanu Reeves has officially signed on to star in his first major TV series Devil in the White City seven months after being 'in talks' on the project (pictured July 22)

Confirmed! The Matrix Resurrections action star Keanu Reeves has officially signed on to star in his first major TV series Devil in the White City seven months after being 'in talks' on the project (pictured July 22)

Excited? The evergreen 57-year-old is scheduled to begin filming his role as real-life Chicago architect Daniel Burnham in Hulu's 2024 limited series next year

Excited? The evergreen 57-year-old is scheduled to begin filming his role as real-life Chicago architect Daniel Burnham in Hulu's 2024 limited series next year

It's at the Chicago World's Fair where Burnham crosses paths with serial killer H. H. Holmes as depicted in Erik Larson's 2004 non-fiction book The Devil in the White City.

It has not yet been announced who will portray Holmes, who was building his infamous 'Murder Castle' at the same time of the Chicago World's Fair aka World's Columbian Exposition.

Oscar winner Leonardo DiCaprio - who optioned the book in 2010 - will executive produce The Devil in the White City alongside his frequent director, Oscar winner Martin Scorsese.

The real deal: Burnham designed several famous buildings - including the Flatiron Building in Manhattan, Union Station in Washington, DC; Selfridges in London, and Chicago World's Fair in 1893 (pictured in 1889)

The real deal: Burnham designed several famous buildings - including the Flatiron Building in Manhattan, Union Station in Washington, DC; Selfridges in London, and Chicago World's Fair in 1893 (pictured in 1889)

Source material: It's at the Chicago World's Fair where Burnham crosses paths with serial killer H. H. Holmes as depicted in Erik Larson's 2004 non-fiction book The Devil in the White City

Source material: It's at the Chicago World's Fair where Burnham crosses paths with serial killer H. H. Holmes as depicted in Erik Larson's 2004 non-fiction book The Devil in the White City

Seventh collaboration! Oscar winner Leonardo DiCaprio (L, pictured in 2019) - who optioned the book in 2010 - will executive produce The Devil in the White City alongside his frequent director, Oscar winner Martin Scorsese (R)

Seventh collaboration! Oscar winner Leonardo DiCaprio (L, pictured in 2019) - who optioned the book in 2010 - will executive produce The Devil in the White City alongside his frequent director, Oscar winner Martin Scorsese (R)

At the helm! Three-time Oscar nominee Todd Field (pictured in 2006) will direct the series overseen by showrunner Sam Shaw

At the helm! Three-time Oscar nominee Todd Field (pictured in 2006) will direct the series overseen by showrunner Sam Shaw

Three-time Oscar nominee Todd Field (Little Children, In the Bedroom) will direct the series overseen by showrunner Sam Shaw (Castle Rock, Manhattan).

Keanu currently voices Gotham City vigilante superhero Bruce Wayne/Batman, who adopts a shelter dog Ace (Kevin Hart), in Jared Stern's DC League of Super-Pets.

Warner Bros. animated action comedy - also starring Dwayne Johnson, Kate McKinnon, and John Krasinski - has only earned $49.8M back from its $90M budget since July 29.

Amassed $49.8M at the box office thus far! Keanu currently voices Gotham City vigilante superhero Bruce Wayne/Batman, who adopts a shelter dog Ace (Kevin Hart), in Jared Stern's DC League of Super-Pets

Amassed $49.8M at the box office thus far! Keanu currently voices Gotham City vigilante superhero Bruce Wayne/Batman, who adopts a shelter dog Ace (Kevin Hart), in Jared Stern's DC League of Super-Pets 

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Keanu Reeves to star in Hulu series Devil in the White City produced by Leonardo DiCaprio

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