Wednesday 26 July 2017

Zac Efron eyes up movie roles

Zac Efron is lining up his next film roles
Zac Efron is lining up his next film roles

Zac Efron is in talks to play a soldier and a gunman in two forthcoming movies.

The High School Musical star is "on the verge" of closing the deals for The Lucky One and Die In A Gunfight, reported Deadline.

Directed by Scott Hicks, The Lucky One is an adaptation of Nicholas Sparks' novel of the same name, which will see the 22-year-old portray an Iraq war soldier searching for the girl who acts as his good luck charm.

Zac - who next stars in Charlie St Cloud - has also taken a shine to the high-octane script of Die In A Gunfight, which is described by New York Magazine as "the Tarantino-esque blend of Gossip Girl, True Romance, and Romeo And Juliet".

He is expected to play a guy who embarks on a Romeo and Juliet-type forbidden romance after he falls in love with the daughter of his father's nemesis.

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