is hooked on time traveling and dreams of taking on Michael J. Fox
's role in a new Back to the Future
movie. In his new film 17 Again
, Efron's character - played as an adult by Matthew Perry
- is struck by lightning and becomes a teenager again.
And now he's keen to take on the the ultimate time travel adventure by recreating Fox's Marty McFly character in a fourth installment of the hit film franchise.
Efron reveals, "Growing up, my favorite thing to do was to climb into the car and play Back To the Future
. I would pretend I was Marty McFly."
Fox last played McFly in 1990's Back to the Future Part III
Efron recently pulled out of revisiting another classic movie, Footloose
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