Zac Efron

Zac Efron

American actor and singer
Actor and singer best known for his starring role in the Disney Channel’s HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL and the film adaptation of Broadway’s HAIRSPRAY.
BornOctober 18, 1987
HometownSan Luis Obispo, California, United States of America
Net worth$24 million
Height5'8" (1.73m)
ParentsStarla Baskett


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‘Firestarter’ Review: They’re Remaking THIS? Zac Efron Stars in a Stephen King Rehash That Never Catches Fire

  • In the ’70s and early ’80s, the era that defined him, Stephen King came up with a whole lot of horror-story metaphors for anger. There was Carrie, the angry telekinetic nerd-turned-pranked-prom-demon, and Christine the angry car, and Cujo the angry dog, and the novel that was the greatest of King’s rage mythologies — “The Shining,” […]


Zac Efron and Ryan Kiera Armstrong on 'Firestarter'

Zac Efron and Ryan Kiera Armstrong talk to Yahoo Entertainment about their new film, Firestarter. Efron discusses his new career phase with his first dad role, and Armstrong reveals how she was inspired by Drew Barrymore from the original Firestarter in 1984.
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2008Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureHairsprayNominated