Zac Efron: Articles


'Straight Outta Compton' NOT to Become Top Box Office Hit by Black Filmmaker Anytime Soon

'Straight Outta Compton' poster. Weekend box office: 'Straight Outta Compton' to beat weak competitors, but still far from being top blockbuster directed by black filmmaker If you thought last weekend was bad at the U.S. and Canada box office, you should see what's in store for this weekend, Aug. 28-30, […]


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'Straight Outta Compton' NOT to Become Top Box Office Hit by Black Filmmaker Anytime Soon



Zac Efron 'That Awkward Moment' Weekend Box Office to Surpass Movie Budget?

Zac Efron movies: 'That Awkward Moment' box office disappoints on Super Bowl weekend - though grosses may surpass budget Zac Efron can be seen this weekend, January 31-Feb. 2, 2014, in That Awkward Moment, a romantic comedy directed by Tom Gormican, and co-starring Miles Teller (the star of Sundance 2014 […]


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Zac Efron 'That Awkward Moment' Weekend Box Office to Surpass Movie Budget?



'The Lucky One': Zac Efron Has Good Box Office Year

The Lucky One movie with Zac Efron April 28, '12, update: The Zac Efron movie The Lucky One, in which Efron romances Atlas Shrugged: Part 1's Taylor Schilling, earned $3.91 million in North America on Friday according to studio estimates found at Box Office Mojo. Directed by Shine's Scott Hicks, […]


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'The Lucky One': Zac Efron Has Good Box Office Year



'The Lorax' Hit + Jennifer Aniston-Paul Rudd Bomb

Dr. Seuss' The Lorax with Ted (Zac Efron), Audrey (Taylor Swift) March 4, '12, update: Partly thanks to 3D ticket surcharges – and the fact that five- and ten-year-olds can't go to the movies on their own – the Universal release Dr. Seuss' The Lorax collected $70.7 million in North […]


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'The Lorax' Hit + Jennifer Aniston-Paul Rudd Bomb



'Game of Shadows' 'Flopping' & 'New Year's Eve' Bombing + Tom Cruise to the Rescue?

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows with Noomi Rapace and Robert Downey Jr. Guy Ritchie's special-effects-laden thriller Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows stars Robert Downey Jr. as a witticism-spewing Iron Man version of Arthur Conan Doyle's detective, while Noomi Rapace more or less replaces Rachel McAdams as the female […]


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'Game of Shadows' 'Flopping' & 'New Year's Eve' Bombing + Tom Cruise to the Rescue?



People's Choice Awards: Computer Virus Infection & Double Loser Robert Pattinson

People's Choice Awards' winners 'Grown Ups' and actor Adam Sandler: Computer virus infection? The People's Choice Awards are supposed to be about the will of the people. And as so often happens, the people have chosen fare the “cultural elites” despise. Case in point is Adam Sandler's Grown Ups, selected […]


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People's Choice Awards: Computer Virus Infection & Double Loser Robert Pattinson



Robert Pattinson & Zac Efron Golden Globes Presenters + Producers & Writers Guild Nominations

Ewan McGregor and Jim Carrey in writer-directors John Requa and Glenn Ficarra's I Love You Phillip Morris David Seidler's widely praised screenplay for The King's Speech was left out of the 2011 Writers Guild of America (WGA) nominations announced earlier today. Also missing from the WGA shortlist were Debra Granik […]


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Robert Pattinson & Zac Efron Golden Globes Presenters + Producers & Writers Guild Nominations



Zac Efron 'Charlie St. Cloud': Major Disappointment

'Charlie St. Cloud' with Zac Efron and Amanda Crew is major box office disappointment: Where were the teens this past weekend? Box Office: Zac Efron 'Charlie St. Cloud' a major disappointment, Paul Rudd and Steve Carell 'Dinner for Schmucks' a minor one Starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Christopher Nolan's sci-fi/thriller Inception was […]


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Zac Efron 'Charlie St. Cloud': Major Disappointment



Zac Efron Shining Star & Michael Bay Latest 'Transformers'

June 17, '10, update: Zac Efron Shining Star Award. Actor Zac Efron, among whose credits are the musical Hairspray and the well-received box office disappointment Me and Orson Welles, was honored with the Maui Film Festival's Shining Star Award on June 16. Zac Efron will next star in the melodrama […]


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Zac Efron Shining Star & Michael Bay Latest 'Transformers'



James Cameron & Suzy Amis + Anna Kendrick & Kathy Bates: Academy Awards

James Cameron and wife Suzy Amis Pictured above are filmmaker James Cameron and wife Suzy Amis on the red carpet at the 2010 Academy Awards. Cameron was a Best Director nominee for the global blockbuster Avatar, the 3D sci-fier featuring Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, and Sigourney Weaver that has become […]


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James Cameron & Suzy Amis + Anna Kendrick & Kathy Bates: Academy Awards



Kristen Stewart & Zac Efron Oscar Presenters, 'Mystery Buyer' Returns Bette Davis Oscar

Kristen Stewart: Oscar presence to boost TV ratings? Kristen Stewart & Zac Efron, Taylor Lautner & Miley Cyrus: Oscar presenters Kristen Stewart, Zac Efron, Taylor Lautner, and Miley Cyrus have been added to the roster of presenters at the 2010 Oscar ceremony. This will be Efron and Cyrus' second appearance […]


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Kristen Stewart & Zac Efron Oscar Presenters, 'Mystery Buyer' Returns Bette Davis Oscar



George Clooney & Robert Pattinson + Meryl Streep & Zac Efron: Haiti Earthquake Telethon

According to MTV, the “Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief” telethon, to be broadcast on Friday, Jan. 22, '10, has added appearances by Tom Hanks, Will Smith, Julia Roberts, Leonardo DiCaprio, Denzel Washington, Meryl Streep, Bill Clinton, and Muhammad Ali. Among the other film personalities scheduled […]


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George Clooney & Robert Pattinson + Meryl Streep & Zac Efron: Haiti Earthquake Telethon



Zac Efron & Bradley Cooper, Susan Sarandon: Critics' Choice Awards' Presenters

Critic's Choice Awards presenters include Will Arnett, Jason Bateman, Kristen Bell, Emily Blunt, Bradley Cooper, Rob Corddry, Abbie Cornish, Josh Duhamel, and Zac Efron (above, in 17 Again). Also, Vera Farmiga, Heather Graham, Ed Helms, Samuel L. Jackson, Ken Jeong, Adam Lambert, Tobey Maguire, Tracy Morgan, Craig Robinson, Avatar's Zoe […]


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Zac Efron & Bradley Cooper, Susan Sarandon: Critics' Choice Awards' Presenters



'Avatar': James Cameron Fantasy Is Global Blockbuster But December Record Goes Unbroken

Avatar: James Cameron directed and wrote the environmentally conscious futuristic action-adventure fantasy known as Avatar, a 3D extravaganza that has captured the imagination of popcorn-gobbling moviegoers the world over. British-born, Australian-raised actor Sam Worthington stars as paraplegic U.S. marine Jake Sully, who, once on the planet of Pandora, goes – […]


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'Avatar': James Cameron Fantasy Is Global Blockbuster But December Record Goes Unbroken



'Obsessed' Beyoncé & '17 Again' Zac Efron Rule

April 26 update: Beyoncé Knowles' Obsessed defeated its competition at the North American box office with $28.5 million in ticket sales, according to studio estimates Sunday. In the Steve Shill-directed thriller, Idris Elba co-stars as a successful asset manager who gets into trouble with his wife (Knowles) when his new […]


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'Obsessed' Beyoncé & '17 Again' Zac Efron Rule



Zac Efron & Robert Pattinson + Sophia Loren & Vanessa Hudgens: The Oscars

Zac Efron Werner Herzog Slumdog Millionaire composer A.R. Rahman, Sairaa Rahman Robert Pattinson, Edward Cullen in the Twilight movie franchise. Michael Shannon, Kate Arrington Photos: Bryan Crowe / © A.M.P.A.S. James Franco, Ahna O'Reilly Natalie Portman Jochen Alexander Freydank Milk filmmaker Gus Van Sant, Anne Kronenberg Photos: Jon Didier / […]


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Zac Efron & Robert Pattinson + Sophia Loren & Vanessa Hudgens: The Oscars



Eva Longoria & David Duchovny + Tom Cruise & Leonardo DiCaprio: Golden Globes

Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Cruise © HFPA / 66th Golden Globe® Awards Hayden Panettiere, Zac Efron © HFPA / 66th Golden Globe® Awards Don Cheadle © HFPA / 66th Golden Globe® Awards Photos: © HFPA / Hollywood Foreign Press Association / 66th Golden Globe® Awards Sigourney Weaver © HFPA / 66th […]


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Eva Longoria & David Duchovny + Tom Cruise & Leonardo DiCaprio: Golden Globes



Zac Efron Musical & Vampire Romance Rule

Nov. 24 '08 update: Summit Entertainment's Twilight stormed to the top of the North American box office this weekend with a whopping $70 million in ticket sales, according to studio estimates Sunday. Catherine Hardwicke's adaptation of the popular Stephenie Meyer novel started its path to box office glory early this […]


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Zac Efron Musical & Vampire Romance Rule