In 2004, he began appearing as a recurring character in the first season of the WB series Summerland.
For the show’s second season, which aired in 2005, he was promoted to the main cast.
But then, after she and teammate Aly Raisman finished competing on Tuesday, Efron showed up in Rio and surprised the Final Five. And if they aren't enough to comfort Biles, I'm sure her five Olympic medals will help.
PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Zac Efron “#tbt That first time hearing a song from #greatestshowman feeling,” he captioned a video on Instagram, featuring himself listening to his and Hugh Jackman‘s “The Other Side.” “Wishing you all best of luck at #academyawards this weekend,” Zac added, tagging his co-stars Hugh, Zendaya, Keala Settle, director Michael Gracey, and music supervisors Benj Pasek and Justin Paul.
Efron reprised his role of Troy Bolton in High School Musical 3: Senior Year (2008), the first film in the High School Musical franchise to receive a theatrical release.