Zac Efron Praises Family For Helping Him With Recent Issues And Talks Nudity In 'This Is Awkward'

Zac Efron is now fit and healthy but it was not too long ago that the 'High School Musial' star was going through his fair share of hard times.

Efron recently completed a rehab stint for apparent cocaine and alcohol abuse as his party lifestyle got out of hand and credits his family for helping him get healthier again.

"My family are my rock" he said on Tuesday night, according to People. "I know they're not going anywhere. More and more, I've come to rely on my little brother to keep me grounded. He's 21 now".

The 25 year-old entered rehab in April of this year and TMZ reported sources told the website things began spiralling out of control for the young actor on the set of Seth Rogen's upcoming movie 'Neigbors', which was filmed in a narrow time frame at the beginning of April (2013).

Efron has never confirmed or denied the rehab reports but he did comment on his support system once more, "I know my family's always going to be there. And there's also - as my life changes, sometimes they can't really be there for you ... and I rely on my friends".

The '17 Again' actor is now keeping busy and is starring in upcoming romantic comedy 'That Awkward Moment' alongside Miles Teller and Michael B. Jordan, and he appears fully naked.

Watch 'That Awkward Moment' trailer here

Efron commented on having to bare all in the new movie and said "There was, like, a sock thing, It fell off. You just cup your hands."

The film follows three friends as they embark on forming relationships up until they reach the confusing moment where you have to decide "So...where is this going?"

'That Awkward Moment' hits theatres on January 31st 2014.

that awkward moment
Zac, Miles and Michael have to rethink their relationships in 'That Awkward Moment'


Contactmusic

Tags: Zac Efron

Advertisement

More Zac Efron

21 Years: Richard Linklater Trailer

Richard Linklater is well known in the film industry as one of the stand out names in indie movie making. Responsible for a wide variety...

A Week In Movies: Stars Premiere Films In Venice And Toronto, While Films Shoot In Los Angeles And London. Pixar Teases Lava, And Trailers Debut For Museum And Bosses Sequels

The Venice Film Festival came to a close this week with a flurry of star-studded premieres and the glitzy awards ceremony. Al Pacino was on...

A Week In Movies: Fans Line Up For If I Stay, Big Films Shoot In London And L.A., And Trailers Arrive For New Movies Starring Banderas, Renner, Marsden And Mara

Chloe Grace Moretz and Jamie Blackley have been out and about promoting their new teenage tearjerker If I Stay over the past week. First they...

Zac Efron and Michelle Rodriguez Reportedly End Unlikely Romance

Hollywood's most surprising couple, Zac Efron and Michelle Rodriguez, have reportedly decided to call it a day on their whirlwind relationship after a two-month long...

Advertisement

Zac Efron Opens Up To Bear Grylls About Substance Abuse Past

Zac Efron is one of Hollywood's most sought actors and has lived most of his life in the public eye. Although being such a successful...

Caught On Camera: Zac Efron Kissing Michelle Rodriguez - Check This Impressive Relationship History

Michelle Rodriguez is well known for having an unusual and certainly prolific love life and she's recently been snapped kissing Zac Efron. But is Efron...

Zac Efron And Michelle Rodriguez Are Together In Sardinia... But "Together" Together?

Zac Efron and Michele Rodriguez – it’s fairly safe to say that noone was shipping this particular celebrity couple before it happened. What “it” means...

Zac Efron Spotted Kissing Michelle Rodriquez On Vacation In Sardinia, Italy

Zac Efron doesn't appear to be single anymore! The 26 year-old actor seems to be the latest person involved in the love life of Michelle...

Advertisement

Comments

Zac Efron Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Zac Efron

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All