Zac Efron, who was born on October 18, 1987, is both a talented actor and singer. He has gained much stardom in recent years. Some of the popular movies that he has appeared in are 17 Again, The Lucky One, and Neighbors.
Here are 10 interesting facts about Zac Efron:
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The first interesting fact is that he has admitted that the 1985 movie The Goonies is his favorite.
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Entertainment Weekly named him as the 26th actor on their list of the “30 Under 30” actors list. This list was released in 2008.
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He has talked about his perspective on partying. In his words, “I’m not really into partying. Don’t get me wrong – I’ve gone to a club. But I’d much rather be with my close friends at home or a concert, or on a trip. I’ll go dancing with my grandma. She likes to cut a rug!”
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Another interesting fact is that he considers Johnny Depp to be his acting idol.
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Efron currently does not use any social network. He has commented that he does not have enough time to use Facebook, Twitter, etc., and that he likes to keep some things about himself private.
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He has commented about his performances in the High School Musical movies. In his words, “And man, you should see the faces on the kids. It’s priceless, and I don’t look down, or think badly about it, the High School Musical films. I have no regrets at all. I’m extremely proud of these movies, and will be forever.”
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The talented actor has also named his favorite movies. They are Dumb & Dumber, Knocked Up, The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Die Hard and movies of The Bourne Series.
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He has had his struggles in the past with cocaine abuse. In fact, he entered rehab for the purpose of overcoming this issue in April, 2013.
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People magazine ranked him on their list of the “50 Most Amazing Bodies” in 2010. He was also included on the magazine’s list of the “Most Beautiful” celebrities in 2011.
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The last interesting fact is that Efron has talked about being famous. In his words, “It’s weird, but I don’t feel like I deserve any of the attention. There’s really nothing but one audition for a Disney Channel movie that separates me from 2,000 other brown-haired, blue-eyed guys in L.A., you know?”
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