He followed this with the commercially successful comedy 17 Again (2009) about a 37-year-old man (Matthew Perry) who is transformed into his 17-year-old self (Efron) after a chance accident.
Efron’s next release was Richard Linklater’s period drama Me and Orson Welles, which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival in September 2008 and received a wide release in late 2009.
Also pictured inside: Zac and Alexandra departing from Sydney Airport that same day, and Alexandra arriving at LAX Airport in Los Angeles.
10 pictures inside of Zac Efron and Alexandra Daddario visiting Bondi Beach…
They reportedly giggled and snapped pics with one another all night. He was recommended to an agent in Los Angeles by his drama teacher, Robyn Metchik (the mother of actors Aaron Michael Metchik and Asher Metchik).and was then accepted into the University of Southern California, but has deferred his enrollment to work on film projects.The film became a major commercial and critical success upon its release in July 2007.Later that year, he was seen reprising his role of Troy Bolton in High School Musical 2 (2007), which aired on the Disney Channel in August 2007.