Zachary David Alexander “Zac” Efron was born on October 18, 1987. He began acting professionally in the early 2000s and became known with his lead roles in the Disney Channel Original Movie High School Musical, the WB series Summerland, and the 2007 film version of the Broadway musical Hairspray. He has since starred in the films 17 Again, Me and Orson Welles,Charlie St. Cloud, New Year’s Eve, The Lucky One and The Lorax (voice only).
In 2007, Rolling Stone declared him the “poster boy for tweenyboppers” and featured him in their late August 2007 issue.
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