Worked With:

Jimmy Kimmel


Graham Norton


Conan O'Brien


Miles Teller


Seth Rogen


Jimmy Fallon


Bear Grylls


Jay Leno


Dennis Quaid


Paul Giamatti

Zac Efron News


Home > Actors > E > Efron, Zac > News



Taylor Swift Taught Zac Efron How To Play Guitar

February 21st, 2012 8:36am EST
Zac Efron
Zac Efron can now add guitar player to his resume after receiving lessons from country star Taylor Swift.

The High School Musical hunk bonded with Swift after they both loaned their voices to new animated movie The Lorax, and the Love Story hit-maker was more than happy to pass on her best musical tips.

Efron tells the Los Angeles Times, "She's a great teacher. In the past, everyone who has tried to teach me guitar starts with music theory and stuff like that. I tend to just doze off after a little while. She went straight into songs."

"She taught me, like, four chords, and I'm alread...
READ MORE

Danny DeVito Looks Adorable At 'The Lorax' Premiere

February 20th, 2012 10:00am EST
Danny DeVito
Danny DeVito got up close and personal with a giant Lorax mascot at "The Lorax" premiere in Los Angeles yesterday. We don't know who's more huggable!

In the Dr. Seuss tale, a boy encounters a cantankerous forest creature after leaving his artificial city in search of a tree. Ted (voice of Zac Efron) lives in a town where everything is plastic, including the plants. He boldly leaves the city determined to find a "real, living tree" for his crush Audrey (Taylor Swift).

Along the way, Ted crosses paths with the Lorax (DeVito), a diminutive, mustached defender of nature who doesn't take k...
READ MORE

'Lorax' Stars Taylor Swift, Zac Efron & More Promote Literacy

February 18th, 2012 12:30pm EST
Taylor Swift
"The Lorax" co-stars Taylor Swift, Danny De Vito, Zac Efron and Betty White have teamed up to launch a new reading initiative.

The stars each voice characters in the highly-anticipated Dr. Seuss film and, as part of their commitment to promote the benefits of literacy, country singer Swift, Efron and White have shot a new campaign for the National Education Association's Read Across America Day on March 2.

"The Hangover" star Ed Helms has also signed up to help.

In the new ad each star recites one line from a wacky poem to encourage kids to read more.

Mean hitmaker Swift has been a long...
READ MORE

Zac Efron And Lily Collins Spend Valentine's Day Together

February 16th, 2012 9:02am EST
Zac Efron
Zac Efron and Lily Collins fueled rumors they are dating by spending Valentine's Day together.

The pair sparked speculation of a romance after they were spotted enjoying an intimate dinner earlier this month.

Now, they have fueled the rumor mill by spending the most romantic day of the year in each other's company.

They enjoyed a date at the Soho House club in West Hollywood and were snapped leaving the exclusive venue together.

Collins has previously dated Twilight hunk Taylor Lautner, while Efron had a public romance with his High School Musical co-star Vanessa Hudgens.
READ MORE

Rumer Willis 'Doing Fine' In Wake Of Mom Demi Moore's Health Crisis

February 8th, 2012 8:55am EST
Rumer Willis
Demi Moore's eldest daughter Rumer Willis is coping well as she supports her mother through her health crisis, according to pal Zac Efron.

The actress, who split from husband Ashton Kutcher in November, was hospitalized after suffering convulsions on January 23. She was treated for "stress" and "exhaustion" and briefly checked in to a treatment facility.

Rumer, whose father is Bruce Willis, has been at her mom's side throughout her personal struggle and Efron has assured fans the 23 year old is handling the situation well.

He tells Eonline.com, "Yeah, she's doing OK. She's doing fine. It...
READ MORE

Zac Efron Dating Snow White Actress Lily Collins?

February 6th, 2012 9:00am EST
Lily Collins & Zac Efron
British actress Lily Collins has moved on to another Hollywood heartthrob following her split from Taylor Lautner - she's been spotted on a date with Zac Efron.

Collins and Lautner began dating in 2010 when they worked together on action film "Abduction." They split last year.

Now Collins has been linked to another of Hollywood's hottest young stars after she was seen enjoying a night out with the actor over the weekend.

According to X17online.com, the pair dined at a steakhouse in Los Angeles before trying to make a speedy exit in a car.

A source tells the website, "Zac literally ran t...
READ MORE

Zac Efron To Show Michelle Pfeiffer A Good Time This New Year's Eve

December 31st, 2011 3:30pm EST
Zac Efron
Zac Efron is refusing to let his "New Year's Eve" co-star Michelle Pfeiffer have a quiet night in on December 31 after learning she likes to be in bed early and sleep through the bells.

Promoting their new movie, in which the pair locks lips, Pfeiffer revealed her own New Year's Eve plans are far from glamorous.

She said, "I never make it to midnight. I celebrate New Years at 9 p.m. west coast time. I watch the ball drop (in New York) in my jammies with some champagne and maybe some pie. I stopped setting those unrealistic expectations for New Year's Eve many years ago."

Upon hearing the...
READ MORE

The 37 Hottest Male Stars Of 2011

December 20th, 2011 8:00am EST
Hottest Male Stars of 2011
Let's hear it for the boys! It's that time of year again when we honor the "37 Hottest Male Stars." Our list includes the usual suspects (Johnny Depp, Brad Pitt and George Clooney), as well as a younger crew (Taylor Lautner and Zac Efron).

Robert Pattinson dominated the big screen with "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1," and Ryan Gosling impressed critics with "Drive." We can't decide between who's the sexier magical creature on "True Blood" - Alexander Skarsgaard or Joe Manganiello.

Let's not forget the musicians: Adam Levine, Justin Bieber, Drake and other heartthrobs also make...
READ MORE

Justin Timberlake & Kanye West Named 'Most Stylish Men'

December 17th, 2011 3:00pm EST
Justin Timberlake & Kanye West
Justin Timberlake and Kanye West have been named among the "Most Stylish Men of 2011" in a new InStyle magazine poll.

Editors have compiled a group of the 20 best-dressed guys and singer/actor Timberlake and rapper West, who recently launched his own fashion line, have made the cut.

Also, recognized: Zac Efron, Twilight hunk Robert Pattinson, soccer ace David Beckham, Jennifer Aniston's boyfriend Justin Theroux and actor Jake Gyllenhaal.
READ MORE

'New Year's Eve' Beats 'The Sitter' At Weekend Box Office

December 12th, 2011 8:49am EST
New Year's Eve
Star-studded romantic comedy "New Year's Eve" has crawled to the top of the box office chart in the slowest weekend of ticket sales in three years.

The movie, starring Robert De Niro, Halle Berry, Michelle Pfeiffer, Zac Efron, Ashton Kutcher and Katherine Heigl, grossed a weak $13.7 million in its opening weekend - a stark contrast to director Garry Marshall's last hit, 2010's "Valentine's Day," which also featured an ensemble cast and debuted with a healthy $56.3 million.

Jonah Hill's new funny film "The Sitter" opened in second with a lacklustre $10 million.

"The Twilight Saga: Breakin...
READ MORE

Zac Efron Donates Clothes To Children's Charity

December 9th, 2011 11:49am EST
Zac Efron
Actor Zac Efron has cleaned out his closet to raise money for charity.

The High School Musical star has emptied out his cupboards and found more than 300 items to donate to the Children's Resource Network of the Central Coast charity.

The 24 year old handed over a big bundle of clothes last month to raise funds for the organization, which gives clothing and school supplies to children in need.

Charity boss Lisa Rey admits she didn't recognize the actor at first, but was completely starstruck after he introduced himself.

She tells Sanluisobispo.com, "He looks at me and says, 'Hey, I'...
READ MORE

Zac Efron Wants To Play A Serial Killer On 'Glee'

December 7th, 2011 11:30pm EST
Zac Efron
Actor Zac Efron has appealed to the producers at Glee for a guest role on the show because he's a "huge fan" of Lea Michele.

Efron previously showed off his singing chops in both Hairspray and High School Musical, but after working with Glee actress Michele on the set of their upcoming film New Year's Eve, he's eager for another chance to star alongside the beauty on her hit TV series - and he's hoping executives will cast him as a blood thirsty criminal.

He tells celebrity blog PerezHilton.com, "I’m a huge fan of Glee and a huge fan of Lea Michele's work. It looks so fun. I would love t...
READ MORE

Fergie, Lea Michele, Ashton Kutcher & Many More Celebs Attend 'New Year's Eve' Premiere (Photos)

December 6th, 2011 10:00am EST
Lea Michele & Ashton Kutcher New Year's Eve premiere
The "New Year's Eve" premiere in Los Angeles last was a star-studded event. Newly single Ashton Kutcher cozied up to his on-screen love Lea Michele, while Josh Duhamel and Fergie made one of the hottest couples on the red carpet.

The film follows the individual and intertwining storylines of 20 people as they count down the hours to New Year’s Eve.

The cast includes A-listers such as Jessica Biel, Halle Berry & Sarah Jessica Parker, who were absent at the premiere. However, stars who did show up include: Sofia Vergara, Katherine Heigl and Hilary Swank.

Check out the red carpet fashion on...
READ MORE

Robert Pattinson Named Sexiest Man For The Third Year In A Row

October 4th, 2011 12:00pm EDT
Robert Pattinson
Robert Pattinson has fought off competition from his "Twilight" co-star Taylor Lautner to land the top spot in a U.K. magazine's sexiest man poll. The photo above shows the actor at Toronto's Pearson International Airport last week.

Pattinson topped the list in Britain's Glamour for the third year running, leaving Lautner to trail in second place.

"Pirates of the Caribbean" star Johnny Depp came third in the rundown, while soccer ace David Beckham was named fourth sexiest. "High School Musical" hunk Zac Efron rounded out the top five.

CHECK OUT PHOTOS OF THE 4 OTHER SEXY MEN BELOW:
READ MORE

Vanessa Hudgens Wears Daisy Dukes, Knee-High Boots While Pumping Gas

September 24th, 2011 8:00am EDT
Vanessa Hudgens
We spotted Vanessa Hudgens, star of "High School Musical," wearing cut-off denim shorts and brown leather boots while filling her car up with gas after leaving her home in Los Angeles earlier this week.

Hudgens is reportedly dating Austin Butler, who starred in "High School Musical" spinoff "Sharpay's Fabulous Adventure."

The actress has a history of dating her co-stars. She famously dated Zac Efron, whom she split up with in December.
READ MORE

Vanessa Hudgens Dating Austin Butler?

September 20th, 2011 11:55am EDT
Vanessa Hudgens
Vanessa Hudgens has been linked to another star of the High School Musical franchise after stepping out with hunky actor Austin Butler.

The actress, who shot to fame in the Disney movie series, sparked rumors of a budding romance with Butler after they were spotted together at a birthday party for Ashley Tisdale's sister Jennifer at Los Angeles' Lexington Social House on Saturday.

The speculation was fuelled when Butler was later spotted leaving Hudgens' house in Los Angeles on Monday.

Hudgens split from longtime boyfriend and High School Musical co-star Zac Efron in December.

Butle...
READ MORE

Vanessa Hudgens Spotted Making Out With Swedish Rocker

August 6th, 2011 2:00pm EDT
Vanessa Hudgens
Vanessa Hudgens has a new man - she's reportedly dating Swedish rocker Felix Rodriguez.

The actress was spotted making out with The Sounds star at a Hurley-sponsored party at the Shorebreak Hotel in Huntington Beach, California, on Thursday.

An onlooker tells Life & Style magazine, "They were full-on kissing, touching and holding each other... They were kissing for so long, they seemed like teenagers. She kept laughing and kissing him."

Hudgens split from actor boyfriend Zac Efron in December and has since been linked romantically to her "Journey 2: The Mysterious Island" co-star Josh Hu...
READ MORE

Ashley Tisdale Shows Off Her Fit Abs In A Sports Bra & Gym Shorts

August 3rd, 2011 3:30pm EDT
Ashley Tisdale
We spotted former "Hellcats" star Ashley Tisdale showing off her fit body as she left a gym in Los Angeles. The actress recently returned to the west coast following a vacation with boyfriend Scott Speer in Florida.

Ashley recently celebrated her 26th birthday. She partied earlier this month in Las Vegas at PURE Nightclub and Venus Pool Club. She was also photographed with "High School Musical" co-star Zac Efron on the beach in Malibu.

She currently does voice work for the animated series "Phineas and Ferb."
READ MORE

Spotted: Zac Efron In Chicago

July 18th, 2011 3:49pm EDT
Zac Efron
Zac Efron taking a break from filming with Dennis Quaid to party the night away at CIA Sunday Industry Nights at The Underground Nightclub in Chicago.

Efron is currently filming "Heartland" with Quaid, the movie is centered on an enterprising farmer whose plans cause problems within his family.
READ MORE

TV on DVD: 'Robot Chicken: Star Wars III'

July 15th, 2011 3:09pm EDT
Robot Chicken
This week, Warner Home Video brings you the next installment in Robot Chicken's successful line of Star Wars parodies: Star Wars III. Join Emperor Palpatine as he narrates another volume in utter craziness across the galaxy. Here's my review.

The Show

I have to admit that before I saw Star Wars III, Robot Chicken had never interested me. The few minutes I saw of it on Adult Swim only confused me. Star Wars III, however, is hilarious. It's head and shoulders above Family Guy: It's A Trap! (which is funny considering that Seth Green was involved in both projects). Both are equally inappr...
READ MORE

Ashley Tisdale Slams Gossip Bloggers Over Photos With Zac Efron

July 5th, 2011 10:25pm EDT
CELEBNAME
Ashley Tisdale is warning fans not to "believe" every picture they see after gossips posted snaps of her having beach fun with High School Musical co-star Zac Efron over the weekend, and suggesting the couple is more than just friends.

The actress celebrated her birthday with Efron and a group of friends in Malibu, California on Saturday, but party photos of the two stars led to websites posing questions about the relationship.

Gossip blogger PerezHilton.com posted a series of snaps of the stars looking intimate on his site on Tuesday, but the pictures were quickly taken down.

And now Ti...
READ MORE

Ashley Tisdale Celebrated Her 26th Birthday With Zac Efron

July 4th, 2011 12:00pm EDT
Ashley Tisdale
Ashley Tisdale and Zac Efron looked to be getting pretty close over 4th of July weekend when the High School Musical co-stars were spotted playing around together at a Malibu beach house while celebrating Ashley's 26th birthday along with some other friends.

The two spent time fooling around together at the party, with Zac carrying Ashley around on his shoulders; and they also played on the beach earlier in the day. Zac was spotted giving piggyback rides to Ashley along the waterline.

And you know who wasn't there? Ashley's close friend and Zac's ex-girlfriend Vanessa Hudgens.

Could so...
READ MORE

Would Zac Efron Make A Good Marty McFly?

April 29th, 2011 2:12pm EDT
Back To The Future
The Back to the Future series captures our hearts because it successfully blends science fiction, action, adventure, and comedy to show us teenager Marty McFly’s (Michael J. Fox) travels through time with his pal Doc Brown (Christopher Lloyd).

But High School Musical star Zac Efron -who's hooked on time travel - dreams of taking over for Fox if there's ever another film added to the franchise or a remake.

Zac is no stranger to time-travel movies though - his character in 17 Again (played as an adult by Matthew Perry) is struck by lightning and becomes a teenager all over again.

Zac revea...
READ MORE

Ashley Tisdale, Bridget Moynahan & Kaley Cuoco Go Nude For New Allure Magazine (Video)

April 14th, 2011 10:33pm EDT
Ashley Tisdale
High School Musical star Ashley Tisdale has posed naked for a new photo shoot in an attempt to shed her "young girl" image and prove she is "actually a woman."

The 25-year-old actress shot to fame alongside Zac Efron and Vanessa Hudgens in the hit teen franchise, but Tisdale has long feared fans still see her as the clean-cut Disney character from the popular film series.

Tisdale has posed completely naked for the latest issue of Allure magazine and she feels relieved to cast off her clothes on camera, telling the publication, "I'm 25, almost 26, but people think of me as much younger bec...
READ MORE

Jennifer Lopez Named 'The World's Most Beautiful Star' - Do You Agree?

April 13th, 2011 3:00pm EDT
Jennifer Lopez
People magazine has named Jennifer Lopez the most beautiful star of 2011. The singer/actress tops the publication's list of the world's most attractive celebrities, ahead of Zac Efron at number two and Reese Witherspoon at three.

Other stars to make the top 10 include Jessica Simpson, Katie Holmes and Jennifer Hudson.

To celebrate, Lopez has shared her beauty tips with the publication, revealing looking good is just part of her life in the public eye.

She says, "The thing is, it's part of my job. I don't want anybody thinking it's easy. It does take time and it's hard work. HDTV wide-scr...
READ MORE

Vanessa Hudgens Says She's 'Just Friends' With Josh Hutcherson

March 23rd, 2011 12:40pm EDT
Vanessa Hudgens
Vanessa Hudgens has laughed off rumors she has found love again following her split from Zac Efron, insisting she is just "friends" with actor Josh Hutcherson.

The High School Musical sweethearts ended their five-year romance last year with Hudgens blaming the break-up on their hectic work schedules.

She was recently linked to her Journey 2: The Mysterious Island co-star Hutcherson after they were spotted attending a party side-by-side and spending time together.

However, Hudgens is adamant they are not a couple, telling TV host Ellen DeGeneres, "I'm single."

And when DeGeneres pres...
READ MORE

Vanessa Hudgens Would Rather Spend Time With Family Than Go Clubbing

March 14th, 2011 8:56am EDT
Vanessa Hudgens
Vanessa Hudgens has no interest in hitting the clubs.

She explained, "Parties and all the stuff isn't really my scene. My scene is honestly sitting around at home, hanging out with my mom and my sister. I think I am kind of boring like that.

"And I love being outside so I would rather be out on the beach than going to a bar."

Vanessa is reportedly dating actor Josh Hutcherson following her December split from Zac Efron.

Click for more hot Vanessa Hudgens pictures:
READ MORE

Spotted: Vanessa Hudgens Shopping In A Velvet Dress & Fishnet Stockings

March 4th, 2011 8:15am EST
Vanessa Hudgens
Vanessa Hudgens knows how to shop in style. We spotted her at 25 Park Boutique on Madison Avenue in New York City yesterday in a blue velvet dress.

The actress is reportedly dating actor Josh Hutcherson following her December split from Zac Efron. She was scene looking close to her Journey 2: The Mysterious Island co-star Hutcherson at a party last week, according to People.com.

Vanessa stars in the upcoming film "Beastly," a contemporary retelling of "Beauty and the Beast."

Click for more hot Vanessa Hudgens pictures:
READ MORE

Josh Hutcherson Dating Vanessa Hudgens?

March 1st, 2011 8:35am EST
Vanessa Hudgens
Vanessa Hudgens is reportedly dating actor Josh Hutcherson following her December split from Zac Efron.

The High School Musical co-stars ended their three-year romance and Efron subsequently sparked rumors he's dating Aussie beauty Teresa Palmer after they attended a Los Angeles film screening together.

And Hudgens appears to be moving on from the relationship too - she was spotted looking close to her Journey 2: The Mysterious Island co-star Hutcherson at a party last week, according to People.com.

A source tells the website, "Their arms were wrapped around each other and they were r...
READ MORE

What Our Favorite Celebrity Couples Will Be Doing For Valentine's Day

February 14th, 2011 12:00pm EST
jb
Happy Valentine's Day! Whether you will be spending it alone or with your sweetie, keep in mind that whatever your plan is, your favorite celebrity couples may be doing the same....Here are a few of our favorite couples and what we think they will be doing on Valentine's Day.

Justin Bieber told Ryan Seacrest on Los Angeles’ hit radio station KIIS FM that he will be spending Valentine’s Day with his mother. We wonder if he was just saying that to deflect rumors about him and his supposed girlfriend Selena Gomez. With his film premiering at the box office this weekend and the Gramm...
READ MORE




LATEST SLIDESHOW