Before you get too excited, this just means that the High School Musical star is looking to branch out from his tween heartthrob status.
Zac Efron had script approval for Footloose, in which he was cast as the lead, but after the last rewrite decided to pull out of the project.
The 21-year-old actor, who currently stars in a film that has him playing a 37-year-old trapped in a 17-year-old’s body, doesn’t want to add another musical to his resume. He’s not a trained monkey, guys! You can’t expect him to dance when you throw shiny coins at him!
Gallery Info: Zac Efron signs autographs for fans and attends a 17 Again photocall.