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‘High School Musical’: Zac Efron, Vanessa Hudgens, & More — See OG Stars Then & Now

It’s been a long time since ‘High School Musical’ debuted and turned into a moment Disney great. We’re glancing back at how the genius cast has changed from that point, to when they rejoin TONIGHT for the ‘Disney Family Singalong’ extraordinary!

High School Musical debuted on Disney Channel in 2006, and keeping in mind that it was a prompt fan top choice, no one knew how rapidly it was going to assume control over the world. Three films, a live visit, and a Disney+ arrangement later, and the High School Musical establishment propelled the professions of some truly stars: Zac Efron, Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale, Corbin Bleu, Lucas Gabreel, Monique Coleman, and Olesya Rulin. In the a long time since High School Musical 3: Senior Year appeared, the stars of the set of three have changed and developed as on-screen characters to such an extent.

Zac Efron moved on that ball court 14 years back and turned into a symbol. The finish of his Disney Channel days saw Zac develop from shaggy-haired young person Troy Bolton, into a bonafide sex image. While Zac featured in the brief arrangement Summerland before High School Musical, it was the DCOM that made him an easily recognized name. He’s featured in a wide class of movies, from blockbusters like Baywatch, comedies like Neighbors, sagas like The Greatest Showman — and even had a turn as a sequential executioner in the dramatization Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile. Throughout the years, he dated a flock of wonders, including his co-star Vanessa Hudgens! The couple separated in 2010, unfortunately.

Vanessa soar to distinction after High School Musical, also. She delighted in a brief vocation as a pop star (“Sneakernight”, anybody?), and won recognition for her job as a gathering young lady turned criminal in Spring Breakers. All the more as of late, she flaunted her great singing slashes in two broadcast musicals: Grease Live! furthermore, Rent: Live. Vanessa dated entertainer Austin Butler from 2011 to 2019.

Zac Efron (Disney/Kobal/Shutterstock)
Vanessa Hudgens (Disney/Kobal/Shutterstock)

Navigate the display above to look at how far the stars of High School Musical, including Zac and Vanessa, have come since the film debuted in 2006! Also, you can discover the cast rejoining with other Disney Channel stars for the Disney Family Singalong unique — tune into ABC on April 16 at 8:00pm ET.