The first official trailer has hit the web for the Ramin Bahrani-directed family drama At Any Price starring Zac Efron and Dennis Quaid. Set against the backdrop of a farming community, this particular project centers on a family who is tested when their business becomes under fire by an unexpected investigation. It is also about a father-son relationship which is tested when Zac Efron’s character continues to pursue his passion for race car driving at all costs. Heather Graham is in this one as well although it remains to be seen what her exact role will be in all this judging from the first spot alone. Continue Reading
Zac Efron’s stock continues to rise. Word is that he is in talks to join a psychological thriller opposite Harrison Ford that Rob Reiner will be directing. This news comes courtesy of The Wrap who says Ford is also in negotiations at this time, but the film titled You Belong to Me looks to be a no-brainer for both parties.
While Harrison Ford is losing a bit of street cred after the ill-received Indiana Jones 4 and last summer’s moderate flop Cowboys & Aliens, he is still Han Solo (for the time being) which should be enough to lure in Efron to get this thing off the ground. In the film, Ford’s role would be that of a psychiatrist whose patient commits suicide. He then establishes a bond with the deceased’s brother James (Efron) who proceeds to seduce his wife and daughter. Continue Reading
Lee Daniels’ The Paperboy enters theaters today, so Zac Efron is out doing press for the limited release. The actor talked about a handful of things including working with Matthew McConaughey who advised the young star to ‘not take his shirt off too much.’ He also shared what its like to work with the director of Precious and the upcoming film The Butler. Continue Reading
As surprising as it may sound, Zac Efron is actually a fairly big deal in Hollywood. Earlier this year, the actor led Scott Hicks’ The Lucky One to a pretty profitable box office run and he also voiced one of the leads in the equally surprising animated sensation The Lorax. It is safe to say that anything he does might get some added attention which is something we would not be saying a few years ago about the High School Musical star.
Today, we are hearing that the actor is on board to star in a romantic comedy called Are We Officially Dating? from relative unknown Tom Gormican via TreeHouse Pictures. The script made the 2010 Black List (basically a list containing Hollywood’s most coveted blueprints) which is what fostered this unexpected pairing. Continue Reading
Just the other day, we saw the first trailer for Zac Efron’s The Paperboyfrom director Lee Daniels, but today we are hearing that his other ‘in-the-can’ project At Any Price is ready to hit theaters as well after finding a distributor in Sony Pictures Classics. The project also stars Dennis Quaid and Heather Graham who are taking direction from Ramin Bahrani.
For those who have not heard, the film is set in the competitive world of modern agriculture and centers around Dennis Quaid’s Henry Whipple who wants his son (Efron) to help expand his family’s farming empire. Naturally, he has other plans as he has his heart set on becoming a race car driver. Things get interesting when a high-stakes investigation into their business unfolds and the pair are pushed into an unexpected situation that threatens the family’s livelihood. Continue Reading
Just yesterday, it was announced the Lee Daniels was teaming with Hugh Jackman for an MLK assassination picture, so it is only suiting that today we get to see the director’s follow-up to Precious entitled The Paperboy.
The plot centers on reporter Ward Jansen’s (Matthew McConaughey) investigation of a case involving death row inmate Hillary Van Wetter (John Cusack.) Things get a tad complicated when the reporter’s brother (Zac Efron) falls for the girl the convict has been romancing (Nicole Kidman.) Continue Reading
Jason Bateman fans will be pleased by today’s news. The actor is reportedly about to pick up another project outside of his Michael Bluth reprisal for the Arrested Development mini-series and subsequent feature film. Continue Reading
Its another short drive-thru visit for an actor on Today as Zac Efron visited the morning news program on Thursday to promote his latest feature. The movie is called The Lucky One which is a love story that stars the actor as a marine who sets out to find the girl that ‘saved his life’ on the battlefield. It hits theaters nationwide tomorrow.
Zac Efron was on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night to promote his new feature The Lucky One–a movie that pits the actor as a marine who travels to North Carolina to find his good luck charm. Here is the full interview in which he dishes on his first acting gig, his brother, and his babysitter crush. He also participates in a bra unhooking competition.
Zac Efron was on Conan last night to promote his new animated feature, The Lorax. Here is the interview in which the High School Musical actor talked about preparing for an upcoming role as a marine, his nerdy roots, and more. He also sang some Beach Boys during the appearance.
Today had Zac Efron in-studio this morning to promote his new animated feature, The Lorax. In the interview, he talks about doing the film and finding his inner twelve-year-old boy. The actor also discussed his red carpet snafu.
The Lorax stars Taylor Swift and Zac Efron were both on Ellen this week to promote their new animated feature where the host brings up High School Musical, Efron’s body, and a potential relationship between the two stars. Here are three clips from the interview, the second of which features the duo singing together.
Here is the Super Bowl spot for The Lorax that aired during the first half of Sunday’s big game. Cast members include Zac Efron, Taylor Swift and Danny DeVito for the Dr. Seuss film that hits theaters on March 2.