Zac Efron, 24, is about to set young hearts aflutter in his new role as Logan Thibault in The Lucky One, adapted from the Nicholas Sparks (The Notebook) novel and directed by Scott Hicks (Shine). In The Lucky One, Efron plays a U.
Zac Efron, 24, doesn't have to do much to convince people he's growing up. Efron went from being in a High School Musical to training as a Marine for his new role in Scott Hicks' The Lucky One, based on the eponymous novel by Nicholas Sparks.
The Oscar nominated director Scott Hicks returns to the world of fictional filmmaking for the first time since 2007’s No Reservations (he stopped off in documentary land in 08 with Glass) with The Boys Are Back, another small scale domestic drama that works well despite a few inherent problems.