IMDb Polls

Poll: Killer performances

Which actor best played a real-life serial killer (actual, not "inspired by") in film?

Discuss the list here

Make Your Choice

  1. Vote!

    Isaiah Washington

    as John in Blue Caprice
  2. Vote!

    Tony Curtis

    as Albert DeSalvo in The Boston Strangler
  3. Vote!

    Michael Reilly Burke

    as Ted Bundy in Bundy
  4. Vote!

    Jason Butler Harner

    as Gordon Northcott in Changeling
  5. Vote!

    Jeremy Renner

    as Jeffrey Dahmer in Dahmer
  6. Vote!

    William Forsythe

    as John Wayne Gacy in Dear Mr. Gacy
  7. Vote!

    Michael Rooker

    as Henry in Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer
  8. Vote!

    Robert Blake

    as Perry and Scott Wilson as Dick in In Cold Blood
  9. Vote!

    Klaus Kinski

    as Jack the Ripper in Jack the Ripper
  10. Vote!

    Laura Prepon

    as Karla Homolka and Misha Collins as Paul Bernardo in Karla
  11. Vote!

    Charlize Theron

    as Aileen Wuornos in Monster
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    Michael Badalucco

    as Son of Sam in Summer of Sam
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    Richard Attenborough

    as John Christie in 10 Rillington Place
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    Hugh O'Conor

    as Graham Young in The Young Poisoner's Handbook