- “Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile” premiered on January 27 at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. It begins streaming on Netflix on Friday, May 3.
- The movie stars Zac Efron as the notorious serial killer Ted Bundy.
- The cast also includes Lily Collins, Kaya Scodelario, John Malkovich, Jim Parsons, and other stars.
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“Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile” premiered on January 27 at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Netflix will begin streaming the film on Friday, May 3.
The movie features Zac Efron as notorious serial killer Ted Bundy who assaulted and killed more than 30 women. The story unfolds from the view of Bundy’s girlfriend Liz Kendall who is portrayed by Lily Collins. Efron and Collins are part of a large cast that you may recognise from other films and television shows.
Here’s where you might recognise the cast of “Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile” from.
Zac Efron plays Ted Bundy.
In “Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile,” Efron plays the serial killer Ted Bundy. You may remember him as Troy Bolton in “High School Musical.” Efron also starred in the 2017 films “Baywatch” and “The Greatest Showman.”
Lily Collins plays Liz Kendall.
Collins plays Bundy’s girlfriend, Liz Kendall, based on his real-life girlfriend Elizabeth Kloepfer, in “Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile.”
She is best known for her Golden-Globe nominated role in “Rules Don’t Apply” and her roles in the fantasy films “The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones” and “Mirror Mirror.”
John Malkovich plays Edward Cowart.
Malkovich is Edward Cowart, the Dade County Circuit Court Judge that presided over Bundy’s case. Malkovich has a long film history in Hollywood with popular roles in “Being John Malkovich,” “In The Line of Fire” and “Dangerous Liaisons.”
Jim Parsons plays Larry Simpson.
Parsons plays Florida Prosecutor Larry Simpson in the film. He is best known for his role as Sheldon Cooper in the sitcom “The Big Bang Theory.”
Angela Sarafyan plays Joanna.
Sarafyan plays Joanna, who was friends with Bundy’s girlfriend. Sarafyan is known for her roles as Tia in “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn” and Clementine Pennyfeather on HBO’s “Westworld.”
Jeffrey Donovan plays John O’Connell.
Donovan plays Utah Defence Attorney John O’Connell in the film. You might recognise him from the series “Burn Notice” and “Shut Eye.”
Grace Victoria Cox plays Carol Daronch.
Cox plays survivor Carol Daronch who was attacked by Bundy. She has also starred in the television series “Under the Dome” and “Heathers.”
Kaya Scodelario plays Carole Ann Boone.
In “Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile,” Scodelario is Bundy’s ex-wife Carole Ann Boone. You might remember her from the TV show “Skins” or the film “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales.”
Haley Joel Osment plays Jerry Thompson.
Osment plays Detective Jerry Thompson, but you may remember him from his roles as a young child in “The Sixth Sense” or “A.I. Artificial Intelligence.”
Dylan Baker plays David Yokum.
Baker plays the Utah Prosecutor David Yokum in the film. He is known for his roles in “The Good Wife,” “Damages” and “Homeland.”
Terry Kinney plays Mike Fisher.
Kinney portrays Detective Mike Fisher in “Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile.” You may have seen him in the film “Mile 22” or “November Criminals.”
James Hetfield plays Bob Hayward.
Hetfield plays Officer Bob Hayward who arrested Bundy in Utah. This is Hetfield’s acting debut because he is best known for being a musician and singer in the heavy metal band Metallica.
Brian Geraghty plays Dan Dowd.
Geraghty portrays Florida Public Defender Dowd in “Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile.” You may remember him from “The Hurt Locker” and “Flight.”
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