Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story starring Evan Peters is available to stream on Netflix. Are you watching? It tells the true story of notorious serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer, also known as the “Milwaukee Cannibal.” He was sentenced to sixteen terms of life imprisonment for the gruesome murders he committed between 1978 and 1991 in 1992. However, Dahmer wasn’t in prison for long because a fellow inmate killed him in 1994.
If you’ve watched the new Netflix series, you’d know that another infamous serial killer appears in the show. We’re talking about John Wayne Gacy. John Wayne Gacy, also known as “The Killer Clown,” raped, tortured, and murdered at least 33 young men and boys between 1972 to 1978. Gacy was eventually caught after an investigation into the disappearance of teenager Robert Piest led to him.
Now, if you’ve been wondering who plays Gacy in the limited series, you don’t have to wonder any longer because we know the talented actor who took on the role.
Who plays John Wayne Gacy in Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story?
Dominic Burgess portrays the role of John Wayne Gacy in Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story. Burgess is an actor from Stoke-on-Trent, England. He was born on July 29, 1982, making him 40 years old.
His first professional acting gig was for the superhero film Batman Begins. After his move to Los Angeles in 2007, he began to pick up more parts in projects such as ABC’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. , It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia and The Leftovers. He also appeared in TV shows like A.N.T. Farm, The Magicians, The Good Place, The Flash and Star Trek: Picard.
But it was his portrayal of Victor Buono in Ryan Murphy’s Feud that got him media attention and praise. Burgess has been taking on roles in many popular TV shows ever since. His most recent roles were in the TV shows 9-1-1: Lone Star and Better Things. We’ll see Burgess next in the upcoming drama series Echo 3, the period comedy series Mrs. American Pie and the Netflix fantasy film Rebel Moon.
Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story is streaming on Netflix.