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Source: Netflix

So, Is 'You' Actually Based on a True Story or What?

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Netflix's tantalizingly evil serial killer series You is chilling, but we can't stop watching it. Penn Badgley's sneaky and spooky Joe may be the hottest stalker we've ever seen on TV, but the way he uses social media to get to know his victims (and follow their every move) is downright horrifying. The real-world analogs to the methods he uses are available and can be used by anyone – which begs the question, is You fiction, or is it actually based on a true story?

We've got all the answers you may be frantically searching for – after all, Joe is a convincing creep. So much so that it's hard to believe he's never actually killed anyone... that we know of. Here's what you need to know about, well, You