zac efron biography

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Wiki and Biography

Zac is an american actor born on 18 October 1987 in San Luis Obispo, California. His father’s name is David Efron and mother’s name is Starla Baskett. Apart from acting Zac also does singing. He is known for his work in ‘High School Musical’ and ‘Down to Earth with Zac Efron’.

Real NameZac Efron
Nick Name / Pet NameZachary David Alexander Efron
ProfessionActor, Singer

Physical Stats and Appearance

Zac Efron is five feet and eight inches tall and weighs seventy five kilograms. He got light brown hair and blue eyes. Although, we have no information about his body measurements like chest, waist and biceps size.

HeightIn Inches – 5.8′ ( 5 Feet 8 Inches)
In Metre – 1.7m
In Centimetres – 173 cms
WeightIn Kilograms – 75 Kgs
In Pounds – 165 lbs
Hair ColorLight Brown
Hair TypeStraight
Eye ColorBlue
Body or Figure Measurements (in Inches.)Chest – Unknown
Waist – Unknown
Biceps – Unknown
Surgery/Botox/FillersN.A
Sexual OrientationStraight

Zac Efron Personal Life

Zac was born in San Luis Obispo but he lives in Arroyo Granade. His zodiac sign is Libra and he is agnostic.

Date of Birth18 October 1987
Age as on 202134 Years (as on Dec 2021)
Birth PlaceSan Luis Obispo, California
Zodiac SignLibra
NationalityAmerican
ReligionAgnostic
EthnicityChristian
HometownCalifornia, United States
Current LocationArroyo Grande, California
Languages KnownEnglish

Education and Professional Qualification

Zac went to Arroyo Grande High School and did theatre from ‘The Great American Melodram and Vaudeville’.

SchoolArroyo Grande High School
CollegeUniversity of Southern California (Accepted but did not enroll)
TheatreThe Great American Melodrama and Vaudeville
Other SkillsPacific Conservatory of the Performing Arts

Zac Efron Family and Siblings

FatherDavid Efron
MotherStarla Baskett
SisterOlivia (Paternal half-sister)
BrotherDylan Efron (Younger Brother

Zac Efron Favorite Things

Food PreferenceWheat Thins, Smoothies, Chocolate Milk, Exotic Foods, Orange Chicken, Sushi
Favorite RestaurantsUnknown
Favorite ColorUnknown
Favorite FilmsThe Goonies
Favorite SportsUnknown
Favorite ActressMaria Menounos, Penelope Cruz, Jessica Alba, Rosario Dawson and Tyra Banks
Favorite ActorJohnny Depp
Favorite HobbiesPlaying Golf, Surfing, Skiing, Snowboarding, Fan of Comic Books (Dragonball Z, Naruto, Bleach, Manga)
Favorite BookBusting Vegas
Favorite TV ShowAmerican Idol, The Wiggles
Favorite DestinationUnknown

Zac Efron Affairs, Spouse and Children

  • Dating Rumours – Nikki Blonsky (2007)
  • Lindsay Lohan (2011)
  • Maika Monroe (2012)
  • Halston Sage (2014)
  • Alexandra Daddario (2017)
  • Sarah Bro (2019)

Zac Efron Salary and Net worth

SalaryUnder Review
Net WorthApprox $24 Million

Zac Efron Debut

Zac made his debut on television from a Tv show ‘Firefly’, and his appearance on the big screen for the very first time was in a movie called ‘Melinda’s World’.

First TV ShowFirefly
First Advertisement
First MovieMelinda’s World
First Webseries / OTT

Zac Efron Upcoming Projects

Zac’s upcoming movie’s name is ‘Gold’ which is a survival thriller and set to release in late 2021. The movie is directed by Anthony Hayes. Another upcoming movie’s name is ‘Firestarter’, a horror movie based on a novel of same name authored by ‘Stephen King’. It is a remake of 1984 film set to release in 2021-22.

Zac Efron Social Media Accounts

Facebook Profilehttps://www.facebook.com/ZacEfron
Twitter Handlehttps://twitter.com/zacefron
Instagram Profilehttps://www.instagram.com/zacefron/
Youtube Channelhttps://www.youtube.com/c/zacefron

Zac Efron TV Series List

Zac’s upcoming movie is ‘Gold’ which is set to release in late 2021. Gold is a survival thriller movie directed by Anthony Hayes. Apart from this he will also be seen in a horror film ‘Firestarter’ which is a remake of 1984 film based upon the novel carries the same name written by author ‘Stephen King’.

Here is the complete list of Zac Efron’s TV Series:-

2002FireflyYoung Simon Tam
2003The Big Wide World of Carl LaemkePete Laemke
2003ERBobby Neville
2004Miracle RunStephen Morgan
2004Triple PlayHarry Fuller
2004–2005SummerlandCameron Bale
2005CSI: MiamiSeth Dawson
2006HeistPizza Delivery Guy
2006High School MusicalTroy Bolton
2006If You Lived Here, You’d Be Home NowCody
2006NCISDaniel Austin
2006The ReplacementsDavey Hunkerhoff (voice)
2006The Suite Life of Zack & CodyTrevor
2007High School Musical 2Troy Bolton
2009EntourageHimself
2009–2016Robot ChickenVarious roles (voice)
2019Human DiscoveriesGary (voice)
2020Down to Earth with Zac EfronHimself

Zac Efron Movies

YearMoviesCharacter Played
2003Melinda’s WorldStuart Wasser
2005The Derby StallionPatrick McCardle
2007HairsprayLink Larkin
2008High School Musical 3: Senior YearTroy Bolton
2008Me and Orson WellesRichard Samuels
200917 AgainMike O’Donnell
2010Charlie St. CloudCharlie St. Cloud
2011New Year’s EvePaul
2012At Any PriceDean Whipple
2012Liberal ArtsNat
2012The LoraxTed Wiggins (voice)
2012The Lucky OneLogan Thibault
2012The PaperboyJack Jansen
2013ParklandDr. Charles James “Jim” Carrico
2014NeighborsTeddy Sanders
2014That Awkward MomentJason
2015We Are Your FriendsCole Carter
2016Dirty GrandpaJason Kelly
2016Mike and Dave Need Wedding DatesDave Stangle
2016Neighbors 2: Sorority RisingTeddy Sanders
2017BaywatchMatt Brody
2017The Disaster ArtistDan Janjigian / Chris-R
2017The Greatest ShowmanPhillip Carlyle
2019The Beach BumFlicker
2019Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and VileTed Bundy
2020Scoob!Fred Jones (voice)
2021Save RalphA rabbit (voice)

Awards and Nominations

Zac has won several awards in his lifetime. His first award was for his work in movie ‘Hairspray’, for which he got Critics Choice Movie Award in 2008. Later he won CinemaCon award for ‘Comedy Star of the Year’ in ‘Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates’. He also got Emmy Awards, MTV awards, People choice and Teen Choice awards.

Awards NameYearCategoryNominated forResult
ASTRA Awards2008Favourite International Personality or ActorHigh School Musical 2Nominated
Critics’ Choice Movie Awards2008Best Acting EnsembleHairsprayWon
CinemaCon2016Comedy Star of the Year
(shared with Anna Kendrick and Adam DeVine)
Mike and Dave Need Wedding DatesWon
Daytime Emmy Awards2021Outstanding Daytime Program HostDown to Earth with Zac EfronWon
Outstanding Travel, Adventure and Nature ProgramDown to Earth with Zac EfronNominated
Gold Derby Awards2007Best Ensemble CastHairsprayNominated
Golden Raspberry Awards2012Worst Screen EnsembleNew Year’s EveNominated
2018Worst ActorBaywatchNominated
Hollywood Film Awards2007Ensemble Acting of the Year – Musical/ComedyHairsprayNominated
MTV Movie Awards2008Best Breakthrough PerformanceHairsprayWon
MTV Movie Awards2009Best Male PerformanceHigh School Musical 3: Senior YearWon
MTV Movie AwardsBest Kiss
(shared with Vanessa Hudgens)
High School Musical 3: Senior YearNominated
MTV Movie Awards2010Best Male Performance17 AgainNominated
MTV Movie Awards2011Best Male PerformanceCharlie St. CloudNominated
MTV Movie Awards2014Best Shirtless PerformanceThat Awkward MomentWon
MTV Movie Awards2015Best On-Screen Duo
(shared with Dave Franco)
NeighborsWon
MTV Movie AwardsBest Shirtless PerformanceNeighborsWon
MTV Movie AwardsBest Fight
(shared with Seth Rogen)
NeighborsNominated
MTV Movie AwardsBest Musical Moment
(shared with Seth Rogen)
NeighborsNominated
MTV Movie Awards2017Best Kiss
(shared with Anna Kendrick)
Mike and Dave Need Wedding DatesNominated
Nickelodeon Australian Kids’ Choice Awards2007Fave Movie StarHairsprayWon
Nickelodeon Australian Kids’ Choice Awards2009Fave Movie Star17 AgainWon
Nickelodeon Australian Kids’ Choice Awards2010Cutest Couple
(shared with Vanessa Hudgens)
Won
Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards2010Favorite Movie Actor17 AgainNominated
Nickelodeon UK Kids’ Choice Awards2007Best TV ActorHigh School MusicalWon
Palm Springs International Film Festival2008Best Ensemble CastHairsprayWon
People’s Choice Awards2009Favorite Star Under 35Nominated
People’s Choice Awards2011Favorite Movie Star Under 25Won
People’s Choice Awards2013Favorite Dramatic Movie ActorThe Lucky OneWon
People’s Choice Awards2015Favorite Comedic Movie ActorNeighborsNominated
People’s Choice Awards2017Favorite Comedic Movie ActorNeighbors 2: Sorority RisingNominated
Saturn Awards2019Best Actor in Streaming PresentationExtremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and VileNominated
Screen Actors Guild Awards2008Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureHairsprayNominated
ShoWest Convention2009Breakthrough Performer of the YearHigh School Musical 3: Senior YearWon
Teen Choice Awards2006Choice Breakout TV StarHigh School MusicalWon
Teen Choice AwardsChoice TV Chemistry
(shared with Vanessa Hudgens)
High School MusicalWon
Teen Choice Awards2007Choice Male HottieWon
Teen Choice Awards2008Choice Male HottieNominated
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Red Carpet Fashion Icon – MaleNominated
Teen Choice Awards2009Choice Comedy Movie Actor17 AgainWon
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Music/Dance Movie ActorHigh School Musical 3: Senior YearWon
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Movie Rockstar Moment17 AgainWon
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Movie Liplock
(shared with Vanessa Hudgens)
High School Musical 3: Senior YearNominated
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Male HottieNominated
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Red Carpet Fashion Icon – MaleNominated
Teen Choice Awards2010Choice Summer Movie ActorCharlie St. CloudNominated
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Male HottieNominated
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Red Carpet Fashion Icon – MaleNominated
Teen Choice AwardsChoice SmileNominated
Teen Choice Awards2011Choice Red Carpet Fashion Icon – MaleWon
Teen Choice Awards2012Choice Drama Movie ActorThe Lucky OneWon
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Romance Movie ActorThe Lucky OneWon
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Movie VoiceThe LoraxNominated
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Movie Liplock
(shared with Taylor Schilling)
The Lucky OneNominated
Teen Choice Awards2014Choice Male HottieNominated
Teen Choice Awards2016Choice Comedy Movie ActorNeighbors 2: Sorority RisingWon
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Movie Hissy FitNeighbors 2: Sorority RisingNominated
Teen Choice Awards2017Choice Comedy Movie ActorBaywatchWon
Teen Choice AwardsChoice MovieShip
(shared with Dwayne Johnson)
BaywatchNominated
Teen Choice Awards2018Choice Drama Movie ActorThe Greatest ShowmanWon
Teen Choice AwardsChoice MovieShip
(shared with Zendaya)
The Greatest ShowmanWon
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Collaboration
(shared with Zendaya for “Rewrite the Stars”)
The Greatest ShowmanWon
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Liplock
(shared with Zendaya)
The Greatest ShowmanNominated
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Male HottieNominated
Young Artist Awards2005Best Performance in a TV Movie, Miniseries or Special – Supporting Young
Actor
Miracle RunNominated
Young Artist Awards2007Best Performance in a TV Movie, Miniseries or Special (Comedy or Drama) –
Leading Young Actor
High School MusicalNominated
Young Hollywood Awards2014Best Cast Chemistry – FilmNeighborsNominated
Young Hollywood AwardsBest Threesome
(shared with Dave Franco and Christopher Mintz-Plasse)
NeighborsNominated
Young Hollywood AwardsBest Threesome
(shared with Miles Teller and Michael B. Jordan)
That Awkward MomentNominated

Other Achievements

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