Zac Efron in the premiere of "The Lorax"

Zachary David Alexander "Zac" Efron (born October 18, 1987) is an American actor and singer. He became known for Disney Channel´s High School Musical, the series Summerland, and the film version of Hairspray. Efron also starred in the films 17 Again, Me and Orson Welles, Charlie St. Cloud, and New Year's Eve.

he's the voice of Ted in the 2012 Movie The Lorax


2006 High School Musical Troy Bolton
2007 Hairspray Link Larkin
2007 High School Musical 2 Troy Bolton
2008 High School Musical 3: Senior Year Troy Bolton
2009 17 Again Mike O'Donnell (teen)
2009 Me and Orson Welles Richard Samuels
2010 Charlie St. Cloud Charlie St. Cloud
2011 New Year's Eve Paul
2012 Liberal Arts Nat
2012 The Lucky One Logan Thibault
2012 The Lorax Ted

Official Account


  • Parents: David and Starla
  • Siblings: Dylan
  • Pets: Two Australian Shepherds, Dreamer and Puppy, and Siamese cat, Simon
  • On the Billboard Hot 100 chart of 2006-02-11, Zac had five simultaneous song credits.
  • The Zac Efron-Vanessa Hudgens duet "Breaking Free" made the fastest climb in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, leaping from 86 to 4 in one week.
  • With the popularity of High School Musical (2006) (TV), he had to change his phone number after getting numerous calls from fans.
  • Zac's most prized possession is his autographed baseball collection.
  • Is a huge San Francisco Giants fan.
  • Favorite Cartoon Show: Rocko's Modern Life.
  • He donated many items to Rocky Stone to be given to less fortunate kids as part of the Toy Mountain Campaign.
  • Attended the World Cup in Germany with Corbin Bleu.
  • The first concert he ever went to was a Wallflowers concert.
  • Simon Cowell offered him a record deal but he turned it down saying, "...acting is my main priority".
  • Named #93 on Empire Magazine's 100 Sexiest Movie Stars. .
  • His favorite movie is Los goonies (1985).
  • His acting idol is Johnny Depp.
  • Is a fan of Flight of the Conchords.
  • Is a fan of comic books and manga, including Death Note, Bleach, Naruto, Dragonball Z, and Shonen Jump.
  • Recognized by Time Magazine in the 2009 Time 100 as one of the world's 100 most influential people.
  • Originally auditioned for the role of Peter Pan in the 2003 live action movie of Peter Pan, but Jeremy Sumpter got it instead.
  • Zac does not and will not use any social network (Twitter, Facebook, etc.) saying he doesn't have time and that he also values keeping some of his life private.
  • Is good friends with his idol Leonardo DiCaprio.
  • His favorite movie are Dumb and Dumber, Knocked Up, The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Die Hard and Bourne series.
  • Graduated Arroyo Grande High School with actors Bryce Blue and JR Garcia.
  • His favorite actors are Brad Pitt, Christian Bale, Leonardo DiCaprio and Jack Black.
  • Was in a relationship with Vanessa Hudgens.
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