She then appeared in the romantic horror comedy Burying the Ex with Anton Yelchin and Ashley Greene.
Burying the Ex was among the chosen films participating but not competing at the Venice Film Festival in 2014.
Entertainment news outlets quickly followed, citing both their cozy antics at the award show and sources who claimed they had instant chemistry on set.
The amateur detectives of the Internet also discovered that, shortly before the show, Daddario had posted a picture of their seating assignments next to each other and that Efron had responded with "I'm officially excited for the MTV Awards. "Things got even more complicated when British outlet straight-up asked Zac about the dating rumors and he responded with, "As far as I know, she hasn't said yes." If that isn't a tease wrapped in a riddle wrapped in a very spray-tanned enigma, we don't know what is.
The scene was ripe for a costar-on-costar hookup: Teeny bikinis that have absolutely no regard for the size of one's buttcheeks, grueling hours that we have to imagine were offset by partying, and Zac Efron's abs, which can only be described as a 36-pack.