Zac Efron To Play Serial Killer Ted Bundy In New Film
Zac Efron won't just be killing us with his good looks in his next film role. The Baywatch star has signed on to portray serial killer Ted Bundy!
Voltage Pictures and Michael Costigan’s Cota Films are producing with Joe Berlinger directing. Michael Werwie wrote the original screenplay, which won the Nicholl Fellowship first prize and was on the Black List.
The film is set to commence principal photography on Oct. 9...
The project follows the dysfunctional relationship between Bundy and his long-time girlfriend Liz. Bundy, a killer and rapist of young girls and women who was notoriously charming, was executed in Florida in 1989.
Producer Nicholas Chartier tells Variety:
“I have been trying to work with Zac Efron for a long time,” Chartier said. “From his dramatic turn in ‘Paperboy’ to his hilarious performance in ‘Neighbors,’ he continues to impress audiences and critics alike with his extraordinary versatility and range. We couldn’t be more excited to see him in this amazing role.”
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