has denied reports he is set to take over from Harry Potter
star Daniel Radcliffe
in Broadway play Equus
The High School Musical 3
star was rumored to be lined up to take on the naked role, about a young man who has a sexual interest in horses.
But he is adamant he has not been asked to consider the part.
Asked if his next role would be in Equus, Efron says, "No, that's a rumor. I wasn't approached for it."
And he insists that although he would love to attend a USC film program, he has gained vast experience of the industry by starring in movies.
Efron adds: "I'm learning so much every day working with great directors. I just worked with Richard Linklater
and Burr Steers and also Kenny (Ortega)
. I'm working hand-in-hand with directors and taking home a lot of lessons."
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