Quench your thirst for Zac Efron with these iconic movies on Netflix
While it’s unfortunately still not possible to stream the High School Musical movie franchise on Netflix, there are still other ways to catch Zac Efron on the streaming platform. The High School Musical movie franchise has a special place in a lot of our hearts because it told the sweet story of two teenagers from completely different worlds coming together over the love of one shared common interest . . . musical theater.
After Zac Efron showcased his dance moves & singing abilities, he became the ultimate heartthrob. Some of the other movies he’s starred in are just as enjoyable to watch, with fewer song numbers incorporated. These are your options for catching him on Netflix.
Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile
Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile is a Netflix original movie starring Zac Efron in the leading role as Ted Bundy. The story of Ted Bundy is extremely creepy because he was an evil serial killer who kidnapped, raped, and murdered several young women throughout the 70s.
Bundy went across state lines multiple times to find more victims to go after. For some reason, he wasn’t caught right away and by the time he finally was caught, he only admitted to thirty of the murders. If you can’t picture someone like Zac Efron pulling off such a creepy role, you might want to check out this movie. It shows off Zac Efron’s incredible talent & range as an actor.
When 17 Again hit theaters in 2009, it was such a fun comedy to watch. The movie is about an older gentleman who’s miserable in his life because his marriage is completely falling apart. He and his wife got married at a very young age because he accidentally got her pregnant when they were still in high school.
The miserable old man is able to reinhabit his seventeen-year-old body once again in order to relive some of the experiences he once had and learn how to possibly save his marriage. Matthew Perry plays the older version of the main character while Zac Efron plays the teenage version.
You won’t be able to actually lay eyes on Zac Efron in The Lorax since it’s an animated movie, but the good news is that you’ll be able to hear his voice! Zac Efron voices the character of Ted in this awesome family-friendly movie. Other incredible voice actors in the cast include Taylor Swift, Danny DeVito, and Ed Helms.
The Lorax is a 2012 movie about a twelve-year-old boy who is willing to do whatever it takes to win over the girl of his dreams . . . including going on a mission for a Truffula tree.
The Disaster Artist
Zac Efron has a smaller part in The Disaster Artist on Netflix but if you’re genuinely interested in seeing more of him, this is an awesome movie to watch anyway. The leading actors in the movie are James & Dave Franco who play a filmmaker & aspiring actor.
The Disaster Artist movie is based on a cult classic called The Room That was once heavily criticized & joked about. In The Disaster Artist, Zac Efron went totally method and embraced a different physical appearance than most of his fans are accustomed to seeing.
Down to Earth with Zac Efron
Down to Earth with Zac Efron is not a Netflix movie, but rather a Netflix original series. The one-season documentary follows Zac Efron as he travels across the globe with an expert on wellness named Darren Olien.
Zac & Darren’s mission is to find sustainable ways to live healthier lifestyles. Season 2 of his interesting Netflix series down to earth is currently being filmed right now. It’s amazing to watch someone like Zac Efron go on a journey of self-improvement.