What is Zac Efron Net Worth? It used to be that Zac Efron had a much higher net worth. He has had a long and successful career in Hollywood, earning many awards for his work. However, he has been making less money per movie as time goes on.
Zac’s recent movies were box office failures, which significantly reduced his net worth. Continue reading to find out how much Zac Efron is worth. Zac was born on October 18, 1987, in San Luis Obispo, California. He has always been fascinated with acting and comedy.
As he was growing up, however, his parents moved from place to place numerous times because of their careers. Zac made his Disney Channel debut with the release of a movie called A Will Of Their Own in 1993 when he was six years old. His interest in acting was sparked by this film, although it wasn’t anything significant.
After that, he went on to star in The Secret World of Alex Mack on Nickelodeon. The sitcom lasted four seasons and was one of the most popular shows.
It was Zac’s role as Link Larkin in Hairspray (2007) that gave him his first break. He auditioned for this film while still doing “The Death & Return Of Superman” by voicing characters such as Steel, Superboy/Kon-El, Lex Luthor, and Eradicator.
Despite not having any formal singing experience, director John Waters gave him another shot. With an impromptu performance of “Good Morning Baltimore,” the actor wowed everyone. Ultimately, he won the role and released a debut album called “Music from Hairspray.”
In his career, Zac Efron has appeared in over 100 million dollar grossing films. He is one of the most successful actors of his generation. Zac Efron’s acting career began when talent scouts saw him on the set of “Matilda,” in which he had a cameo appearance.
Aside from appearing in various television shows, such as “The Bernie Mac Show,” “Summerland,” and “The O.C.”, Efron rose to fame during 2004-2007 as Alex Standall. Within a few years, Zac got major roles alongside Hollywood legends such as Johnny Depp (“Charlie & The Chocolate Factory”), Robert Downey Jr., Will Ferrell, and Steve Carell (“Tropic Thunder”).
Efron has starred in several box office hits since then, including “Hairspray,” “17 Again,” and “High School Musical,” which earned him over $80 million. Apart from acting, he also founded his own production company, Ninjas Runnin Wild Productions, at the age of 34.
Along with Eliza Dushku, he also co-founded Dushku/Danger Entertainment. Even as a director he was involved in projects like the short film The Paperboy, released back in 2012. He earned an estimated $31 million in 2016, according to Forbes Magazine.