He is the son of Starla Baskett, a former secretary, and David Efron, an electrical engineer. His surname, “Efron”, means “lark” (a bird) in Hebrew, and comes from Zac’s Ashkenazi Jewish paternal grandfather.Zac’s other recent ancestry is English, German, Irish, and Scottish. He took his first step toward acting at the age of eleven, after his parents noticed his singing ability.Singing and acting lessons soon led to an appearance in a production of “Gypsy” that ran 90 performances, and he was hooked.

After guest-starring in several episodes of Summerland (2004), Zac joined the regular cast as girl-crazy Cameron Bale.

He also starred in several pilots, such as The Big Wide World of Carl Laemke (2003) and Triple Play (2004), and played an autistic child in the television movie Miracle Run (2004), alongside Mary-Louise Parker and Aidan Quinn.

He graduated Arroyo Grande High School in June 2006.” – IBDB.” –Zac Efron and his sexual orientation have been the subject of gay rumors for some time now.

In an interview with the Advocate, a magazine that caters to the gay community, Zac Efron addressed many of these rumors and shared that he stated doing theater at the very young age of 12 and had met many gay people.

Many rumors about this super sexy actor who has done a number of interviews with popular gay magazines about gay related issues is the ongoing subject of speculation about his sexual orientation.

To be sure, many fans of Efron are interested in seeing his shirtless pictures, partly because this handsome male celebrity has a perfectly built body.

Getting to see Efron’s tattoos are particularly hot!

“Zachary David Alexander Efron was born on October 18, 1987, in San Luis Obispo, California.

“To me, being gay was just another way that you can be.

I never really had time to think about it or have any preconceived notions.

I don’t judge anyone and I never have,” he shared with the Advocate. He has a thin muscular frame and obviously takes care of himself.