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Zac Efron broke jaw on indoor fountain

January 23rd, 2014 3:10am EST
Zac Efron
Zac Efron has opened up about the accident that left him with a broken jaw last year (13), revealing he slipped and fell at home and smashed his head against a fountain he recently installed.

The young hunk tells WENN the water feature is actually inside his home and he insists he only has himself to blame for the mishap.

The High School Musical star explains, "I guess if you leave your fountain on and then leave your house for a week, which is not what you're supposed to do, it splashes water on the floor.

"I'm a klutz, so I came back, slipped and smashed my face into it. It was very aw...

Vanessa Hudgens suffered panic attack filming new movie

January 21st, 2014 3:10am EST
Vanessa Hudgens
Vanessa Hudgens suffered a severe panic attack while portraying a pregnant teenager in her new film Gimme Shelter.

The 25-year-old actress plays teenage mum-to-be Agnes 'Apple' Bailey, who is forced to live on the streets after running away from her abusive mother.

In the film, Hudgens acted out extreme situations, including eating from a trash can and downing a raw egg, but one violent car-stealing scene sent her over the edge.

Hudgens tells website redeyechicago.com, "The stealing the car was really traumatic for me for some reason because the guy who tells me to get in the car, his na...

Zac Efron pens heartwarming note to fan

January 17th, 2014 3:20am EST
Zac Efron
Zac Efron has publicly thanked one of his fans for reminding him why he continues to pursue his love of acting after struggling through a tough 2013.

The High School Musical hunk hit headlines last year (13) after undergoing rehab treatment for substance abuse issues and then breaking his jaw in a bizarre accident at his Hollywood home.

He made his return to the spotlight at the People's Choice Awards in Los Angeles last week (08Jan14) to promote his new movie That Awkward Moment with co-stars Michael B. Jordan and Miles Teller, and they headed to Facebook.com's headquarters in Menlo Park...

Zac Efron's co-stars poke fun at broken jaw drama

December 24th, 2013 3:10am EST
Zac Efron
Zac Efron's That Awkward Moment co-stars Michael B. Jordan and Miles Teller have had a little fun at their pal's expense for a new movie promo by joking that the actor had broken his jaw during sex.

The High School Musical hunk had to have his jaw wired shut last month (Nov13) after reportedly slipping in a puddle of water at his Los Angeles home and smashing his face.

He has yet to open up about the freak incident, but any sympathy Jordan and Teller may have had for Efron appears to have disappeared after sitting down for a video chat in which they poke fun at how the Hollywood hunk sust...

Ashley Tisdale dedicates comeback single to late grandfather

December 17th, 2013 3:10am EST
Ashley Tisdale
Ashley Tisdale has dedicated her comeback single You're Always Here to her late grandfather, who passed away in September (13).

The former High School Musical star last released music four years ago (09) with her album Guilty Pleasure, and since then, she has focused on her acting career, including starring roles in Scary Movie 5 and TV series such as Hellcats and cartoon Phineas and Ferb.

But the 28 year old has hit the recording studio once again and released a brand new song, You're Always Here, on Monday (16Dec13), in honour of her late grandfather, Arnold.

The mid-tempo ballad is a ...

Zac Efron suffers broken jaw in fall - report

November 12th, 2013 8:30pm EST
Zac Efron
Actor Zac Efron is nursing a broken jaw after a fall at his home.

The former High School Musical star, who hit the headlines earlier this year (13) after it was reported he had spent time in rehab for substance abuse issues, has reportedly had his mouth wired shut following the bizarre accident.

Sources tell TMZ.com, the actor slipped in a puddle of water at his home, smashed his jaw and cut his head open.

As a result of his accident, Efron is expected to miss a GQ magazine event in Los Angeles on Tuesday night (12Nov13).

Zac Efron's rep refuses to comment on rehab reports

September 17th, 2013 8:42pm EDT
Zac Efron
Zac Efron's publicist is refusing to comment on swirling rumours the actor completed a stint in rehab earlier this year (13).

U.S. reports suggest the former High School Musical star received professional treatment for unknown issues in a clinic five months ago, but a rep is refusing to confirm or deny the claims, telling TMZ.com, "Don't think we'll be making a comment."

Efron has thrown himself into work in recent months. He has been busy working on upcoming comedy Neighbors with Seth Rogen, and he walked the red carpet at the Toronto International Film Festival in Canada earlier this mo...

Ashley Tisdale's stalker sentenced to jail

September 11th, 2013 8:41pm EDT
Ashley Tisdale
A man accused of stalking actress Ashley Tisdale has been jailed for pestering the former High School Musical star online and in person.

Nicholas Fiore pleaded no contest to felony stalking in court on Wednesday (11Sep13) and he was sentenced to spend a year behind bars.

He was arrested in June (13) and charged with violating a restraining order she was granted against him, after claiming Fiore threatened to shoot her, and bombarded her with more than 18,000 tweets.

As well as his jail time, Fiore was sentenced to a year of outpatient counselling and five years probation, and fined $350 ...

Vanessa Hudgens explains Coachella drug photos

September 10th, 2013 3:11am EDT
Vanessa Hudgens
Vanessa Hudgens has broken her silence about her infamous drug photo scandal at Coachella in 2011, denying allegations she was taking cocaine at the California music festival.

The High School Musical star became embroiled in controversy after she was snapped licking a mystery substance off her fingers while at Coachella two years ago.

The actress has never addressed the speculation until now, and Hudgens insists it wasn't cocaine on her fingers, but white chocolate.

She tells America's Marie Claire magazine, "I couldn't do anything but laugh. It's amazing how people like to create someth...

Ashley Tisdale Fan Arrested For Violating Restraining Order

June 2nd, 2013 12:14pm EDT
Ashley Tisdale
A man accused of harassing Ashley Tisdale has been arrested for violating a restraining order after he reportedly contacted the actress online.

The High School Musical star was recently granted the temporary protection order after claiming Nicholas Fiore had been harassing her on Twitter.com since 2012.

She turned to Los Angeles police after he bombarded her with over 18,000 messages on the social networking site, and interpreted song lyrics he tweeted as threats against her and boyfriend Christopher French.

Fiore was arrested at his home on Friday (31May13) after he broke the rules of t...

Ashley Tisdale obtains restraining order against alleged stalker

May 21st, 2013 8:41pm EDT
Ashley Tisdale
Actress Ashley Tisdale has been granted a temporary restraining order against an overzealous male fan amid fears the devotee will gun her down.

The High School Musical star claims Nicholas Fiore has been harassing her since last year (12) and has bombarded her with more than 18,000 messages via Twitter.com.

She recently turned to Los Angeles police to investigate the matter, and she decided to file legal papers herself in Los Angeles County Superior Court in a bid to keep Fiore away.

In the documents, Tisdale reveals some of the tweets have featured song lyrics that reference guns, and t...

Cops investigating Ashley Tisdale fan over constant tweets to actress

May 14th, 2013 7:01pm EDT
Ashley Tisdale
Cops in Los Angeles have reportedly launched an investigation over allegations Ashley Tisdale has been bombarded with more than 18,000 Twitter.com messages from an obsessed fan.

The High School Musical star has received thousands of tweets since November (12) from an overzealous devotee, and a pal contacted the L.A. Police Department to report their concerns.

One message stated, "I'll never lose u baby even in 20 years til infinity you'll always b my best friend."

According to editors at TMZ.com, the fan also showed up at Tisdale's home recently. The website reports cops are planning to ...

Ashley Tisdale Is Pretty In Pastels At 'Lucky One' Premiere

April 17th, 2012 6:00pm EDT
Ashley Tisdale
Ashley Tisdale attended "The Lucky One" premiere in Los Angeles yesterday wearing a cute pink and blue ensemble. And check out the little pink flare on the tips of her hair.

The former Disney star is working on the comedy pilot "Under Construction" for ABC. The show features a young woman who moves back home with her parents while her dad renovates her recently purchased"money pit." The actress is also co-producing the project.

She got her start in Hollywood on "The Suite Life of Zack and Cody" and "High School Musical."

See more photos of Ashley at the premiere...

'Lucky One' Star Zac Efron Is Dirty & Hot In New Issue Of 'Men's Health'

April 15th, 2012 3:00pm EDT
Zac Efron in Men's Health
If you like sappy Nicholas Sparks novels turned into films and you like male stars in their 20s, than "The Lucky One" starring Zac Efron is a must-see movie next weekend.

In the film, Zac plays an Iraq War veteran who searches for the woman from a mysterious photo that he credits with saving his life during three tours of duty.

In the latest issue of "Men's Health" (on newsstands April 17), the actor talked about his body's transformation after training for "The Lucky One." He explained, "By the end of the movie I didn't recognize myself. You hear about guys like Christian Bale who dive ...

Zac Efron Dreams Of Moving Down Under

March 7th, 2012 4:20pm EST
Zac Efron
Zac Efron dreams of moving to Australia because he can keep a "low profile" Down Under and indulge his passion for surfing.

The High School Musical actor has a lot of friends in the country, but admits he can't quite afford to buy a house there just yet.

He tells the AAP, "It is easy to keep a low profile. We jump into a little bus and my Aussie friends know all of the best surfing spots. We surf every day and barbecue every afternoon. Then we get to bed early, wake up, surf and do it all over again."

"I love Australia... God, I would love to (move to Australia). I'd love to get a nic...

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...

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.

Vanessa Hudgens' Foot Tattoo Is Bogus

February 2nd, 2012 8:37am EST
Vanessa Hudgens
Actress Vanessa Hudgens has confirmed her new tattoo is fake.

The High School Musical star showed off an inking of a Beatles lyric on her foot during a recent vacation in Hawaii, but she has now admitted the words were written with a pen.

She tells TV host Jay Leno, "It says, 'All you need is love,' which is true... It's fake. I have this mad obsession with drawing on myself, like, I cannot help it. I draw all over my hands, all over my arms, obviously my foot. It's just fun."

Hudgens, who has several real tattoos, explains she likes to experiment before she commits to a permanent pie...

Ashley Tisdale Splits From Boyfriend Scott Speer

December 15th, 2011 8:45am EST
Ashley Tisdale
Ashley Tisdale will spend Christmas as a single lady after calling off her romance with Scott Speer.

The singer/actress has split from the music video director after more than two years of dating.

A source tells Us Weekly, "They had been on and off for a while. They tried to work it out but realized their relationship ran its course."

Tisdale began dating Speer in 2009, one month after ending her romance with her High School Musical co-star Jared Murillo.

During their relationship, Speer directed five of Tisdale's music videos, including It's Alright, It's OK and Crank It Up.

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'...

Vanessa Hudgens Wears Teeny Tiny Shorts

October 4th, 2011 1:00pm EDT
Vanessa Hudgens
We spotted Vanessa Hudgens out and about in Sherman Oaks, Calif., yesterday wearing skimpy denim cut offs. Hopefully she crosses her legs when she sits down.

The actress is definitely a fan of jean shorts. Two weeks ago we saw her pumping gas in a pair of daisy dukes. She's just 22, so we think she can get away with it - most of the time. But how short is too short?

The former "High School Musical" star has several films in production, including "Gimme Shelter," "Journey 2: The Mysterious Island" and "The Frozen Ground."

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.

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.


Vanessa Hudgens Wears A Bondage Inspired Dress

September 9th, 2011 8:28am EDT
Vanessa Hudgens
We spotted 22-year-old Vanessa Hudgens wearing a leather strapped dress during Fashion's Night Out in New York City yesterday. It looks like the former Disney star is trying to break make a statement.

Vanessa, who starred in the hugely popular "High School Musical" series, has also appeared in the films "Sucker Punch" and "Beastly."

She is currently walking on the film "Gimme Shelter" about a homeless pregnant teenager.

Hacker Leaks Bikini Photos From Julianne Hough's Cell Phone

August 31st, 2011 8:16am EDT
Julianne Hough
Singer/actress Julianne Hough has become the latest celebrity to fall victim to phone hackers.

Private photos of the star have been published online after her cell phone was illegally accessed by an unknown perpetrator.

Fortunately Hough's collection of snaps were relatively tame and primarily contained images of her with boyfriend Ryan Seacrest, and photos of her on various film sets, including upcoming movies "Footloose" and "Rock of Ages."

The sauciest photo is a body shot of the toned actress in a revealing bikini.

"High School Musical's" Vanessa Hudgens, Miley Cyrus and Scarlett Jo...

Ashley Tisdale Shows Off Her Toothpick Legs At 'Got Milk?' Ad Launch

August 31st, 2011 8:06am EDT
Ashley Tisdale
Ashley Tisdale kicked off the "Be Strong" challenge and unveiled her "Got Milk?" ad at The Grove Hollywood in California yesterday.

The "High School Musical" star donned a bright blue one-sleeved dress that accentuated her long skinny legs.

Ashley has appeared in the films "Aliens in the Attic," "Sharpay's Fabulous Adventure" and "Phineas and Ferb: The Movie."

'Dirty Dancing' Remake In The Works

August 9th, 2011 8:09am EDT
Dirty Dancing
Dirty Dancing is set for a big screen revamp - with the original movie's choreographer taking on the role of director.

Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey became household names after starring in the 1987 hit, which tells the story of dance instructor Johnny Castle and his unlikely partner Frances 'Baby' Houseman.

The movie took in a staggering $215 million at the box office, and High School Musical choreographer Kenny Ortega - who worked on the original project - is hoping for the same success with his remake.

He says, "Patrick Swayze set the bar for men dancing in the movies as Gene Ke...

Corbin Bleu Sued Over His 'Free Style' Flop

August 5th, 2011 8:04am EDT
Corbin Bleu
Actor Corbin Bleu has been hit with a lawsuit after allegedly failing to fully promote his flop 2009 movie Free Style.

The High School Musical star played the lead in the coming-of-age film, which raked in just $1.3 million worldwide despite its $10 million budget.

Chiefs at two of the movie's financiers, Third Eye Capital and Strative Capital, have now filed suit against Bleu, as well as distributors Samuel Goldwyn Films, alleging the movie was not promoted as promised.

In the papers, filed in Los Angeles Superior Court on Thursday and obtained by TMZ.com, they claim the 22 year old ...

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."

Ashley Tisdale Slams Gossip Bloggers Over Photos With Zac Efron

July 5th, 2011 10:25pm EDT
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...

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