4. Season 5: H.H. Holmes

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James Patrick Cortez spends season 5 haunting the Hotel Cortez; which he built to hide the corpses of his crimes. Cortez’s character is inspired by America’s first serial killer, H.H. Holmes. In 1886, Holmes opened his own three-story hotel of horrors in Chicago where he burned and asphyxiated his hapless hotel guests.