Actor and singer Zac Efron shot to fame thanks to his breakout role as Troy Bolton in the Disney Channel trilogy High School Musical. He went on to star in several movies including Hairspray, 17 Again, and New Year's Eve.
More recently, Zac has appeared in more adult comedies such as Seth Rogen's Neighbors and Dirty Grandpa, alongside Robert DeNiro. He also returned to his musical roots in 2017's The Greatest Showman.
He also appears as himself in the Netflix docu-series Down to Earth With Zac Efron, where he traveled all over the world to highlight nature and sustainable living practices.
Zac began dating girlfriend and co-star Vanessa Hudgens in 2005, but the couple called it quits in 2016. Zac also made headlines when he sought treatment for alcoholism and substance abuse in 2013. He also has his own production company called Ninjas Runnin' Wild with his brother Dylan Efron.
Full Name: Zachary David Alexander Efron
Birthday: October 18, 1987
Relationship Status: Single, previously dated Vanessa Hudgens, Alexandra Daddario, and Vanessa Valladares
Net Worth: $25 million
Fun Fact: Zac used transcendental meditation to help distance himself from his portrayal of serial killer Ted Bundy in Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile.
Latest Zac Efron News and Updates
Zac Efron Finally Reveals the Terrifying Story of What Happened to His JawIn April 2021, Zac Efron was going viral for what fans said was botched plastic surgery. Now, Zac is speaking out about the rumors. Here's the scoop.
Zac Efron and 'Selling Sunset' Star Amanza Smith Were Spotted Together in Vegas and We Don't Know What to ThinkWho is Zac Efron dating? The 'High School Musical' star has recently been linked to 'Selling Sunset' star Amanza Smith. Are they really dating? Here's what we know.
Matthew McConaughey and Zac Efron's 'Beach Bum' Trailer Is the Ultimate Stoner FlickMatthew McConaughey and Zac Efron's upcoming movie 'Beach Bum' is a stoner flick of epic proportions — watch the trailer.
Zac Efron and Lily Collins Spark Romance Rumors — So, Are They Really Dating?Are 'Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile' co-stars Zac Efron and Lily Collins dating IRL? Get the details on the onscreen couple.
Zac Efron Reveals He "Bounced Back" After Falling Seriously Ill While Shooting New ShowDid Zac Efron almost die while filming new docu-series 'Killing Zac Efron'? The actor gives fans an update on his health status via social media.
Unfortunately, Zac Efron Won't Be Channeling Troy Bolton During QuarantineWhy is Zac Efron not singing during "The Disney Family Singalong"? It has nothing to do with cast drama.
'Down to Earth With Zac Efron' Is More Than Just Another Travel ShowNetflix's 'Down to Earth with Zac Efron' follows him on travels around the world as he immerses himself in different cultures with Darin Olien.
Does Zac Efron Actually Sing in 'The Greatest Showman'?Does Zac Efron actually sing in 'Greatest Showman'? In case you don't recall, the 'High School Musical' star has a seriously incredible singing voice.
Zac Efron Is Turning Heads With New Look on Netflix's 'Down to Earth'Zac Efron has a new look on his Netflix show 'Down to Earth,' but does the once-buff 'High School Musical' actor have a dad bod now?
Here's How Zac Efron Met His Current GF in the Land Down UnderWho Is Zac Efron's girlfriend in 2020? The 'Killing Zac Efron' star has had a string of high profile romances. Details on if he's single now.
Zac Efron Fans Defend the Actor From Internet Shaming About His AppearanceZac Efron fans are defending the actor from Internet shaming about his appearance, saying he has dealt with an eating disorder. Read more.