The title role was made famous by Audrey Hepburn in 1951.
“It’s been a lot of fun prepping for Gigi allowing myself to be as free as possible.
Whilst we now understand why the pair ended, it doesn’t make the break up any easier to deal with.
During this time, he also starred in the musical film Hairspray (2007) and the comedy film 17 Again (2009).
He has since appeared in films like New Year's Eve (2011), The Lucky One (2012), Neighbors (2014), Dirty Grandpa (2016), and Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising (2016).
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The actress, who is promoting her latest NBC series film in 2005, before splitting in 2010 - with her later citing his crazy popularity amongst girls as part of the reason."I went through a phase when I was really mean because I was so fed up.
Efron was next seen playing the role of Link Larkin in the musical comedy film Hairspray (2007), based on the 2002 Broadway musical of the same name.
The film became a major commercial and critical success upon its release in July 2007.
The film became a major blockbuster at the box office, and received mixed to positive reviews from critics.
He followed this with the commercially successful comedy 17 Again (2009) about a 37-year-old man (Matthew Perry) who is transformed into his 17-year-old self (Efron) after a chance accident.
He performed in shows such as Gypsy; Peter Pan; or, The Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up; Little Shop of Horrors; and The Music Man.
He was recommended to an agent in Los Angeles by his drama teacher, Robyn Metchik (the mother of actors Aaron Michael Metchik and Asher Metchik).
Girls were running after him, and I was giving them death stares", she told New York Times in March 2015. Spread the love, be a good person, they support you, be nice." Considering it's easy to get jealous over someone liking a photo on Instagram, it must've been pretty difficult to go out with one of the most fancied men around.