Zac Efron is a popular actor and singer in America. He became prominent for his leading role in the High School Musical franchise. He appeared in numerous films such as The Lucky One, New Year’s Eve, Dirty Grandpa, The Greatest Showman, and the Neighbours. He earned plenty of awards for his amazing musical steak and by playing various roles in several films. He was the most-searched-for celebrity in 2007. To know more about the net worth of Zac Efron in 2018, keep reading the following article.
Early Life & Biography:
Zachary David Alexander Efron was born on October 18, 1987, in San Luis Obispo, California to his parents David Efron who is an electrical engineer and Starla Baskett who worked as a secretary. He grew up in Southern California and started acting professionally when he was eleven years old with his father encouragement.
He appeared in theater productions during his high school. Efron started taking singing classes while working in the theater for the Great American Melodrama and Vaudeville. He performed in various shows such as Little Shop of Horrors, The Music Man and Gypsy; Peter Pan, or The Boy Who Wouldn’t Grow Up.
Later Efron signed with the Creative Artists Agents. He completed his graduation from Arroyo Grande High School in the year 2006. He also went to the Pacific Conservatory of the Performing Arts which is a community college that is located in Santa Maria, California. Efron got the chance to perform as a young player while attending the community college during the years 2000 and 2001.
In 2007, People Magazine reported that Efron and Vanessa Hudgins who is a co-star in High School Musical, has started dating from 2015. They dated for several years and broke up in December 2010. Efron became sober in 2013. He also had a romantic relationship with Sami Miró who is a model and an entrepreneur. They both broke up in April 2016.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
In early 2000’s Efron started acting on guest roles on various television series which include ER, Firefly and The Guardian. He started appearing as the recurring character in the first season of the WB series named Summerland which was released in 2004. He got promoted to the main role in the second season of the show in 2005.
He won a Young Artistic Award for his amazing performance as one of two autistic twins. Efron appearance in High School Musical earned him a turning point in his career. He gained a major success and recognition among most of the teenage audiences. Efron continued working on the same series and received many positive reviews for his roles.
In 2014, he appeared in an adult comedy film named Neighbours. His role in We Are Your Friends became moderately successful released in 2015. Efron appeared in various films like Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates in 2015 and Baywatch in 2017.
Efron earned an MTV Movie Awards for Best Male Performance and Best Kiss for his role in High School Musical 3: Senior Year. He also won a Teen Choice Award for Choice Comedy Movie named Baywatch.
Net Worth and Earnings:
And now we finally reached the exact calculations of Zac Efron net worth. The estimated net worth of Efron is around $30 million. He made all this fortune by becoming a professional actor and singer. He started earning most of the net worth by playing a role in the High School Musical which placed him on Hollywood’s radar and on the Billboard charts,
Efron was also an executive producer for the film The Awkward Moment which is a romantic comedy film and earned him a commercial success. Overall as a singer, he has been featured on the number 1 albums in the US High School Musical and High School Musical 2.