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Zac Efron and Lily Collins in a scene from the film "Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile."

SALT LAKE CITY — Netflix wants you to stop thirsting over Ted Bundy.

What happened: The streaming service company tweeted Monday that it advises against people falling too hard for Bundy, who is a known serial killer.

  • “I've seen a lot of talk about Ted Bundy’s alleged hotness and would like to gently remind everyone that there are literally THOUSANDS of hot men on the service — almost all of whom are not convicted serial murderers,” the service tweeted.

Context: Bundy’s good looks and charm became the center point of “Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile,” a new film about Bundy starring Zac Efron.

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Yes, but: Netflix recently released a documentary series called "Conversations with A Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes." The series dropped 30 years to the day that Bundy died in the electric chair at the Florida State Prison, according to USA Today.

Netflix drama: Netflix released a statement earlier this month advising people to not partake in the #BirdBoxChallenge,which received mixed reactions.

  • The challenge called on people to walk around with blindfolds on, putting them in danger.
  • In Utah, there was a car accident allegedly connected to the challenge.

Go deeper: Meeting Ted Bundy’s girlfriend: The director of ‘Extremely Wicked’ describes the encounter.