Most young fans may be looking forward to seeing Zac Efron in High School Musical 3, but the actor is taking on a more dramatic role in. Me and Orson Welles. It premiere September 5 at the Toronto film fest.
''He's falling for this older woman,'' director Richard Linklater said of Efron's characters. ''She's taking him for a bit of a ride.''
The object of Efron's affection is Claire Danes. The actress portrats a production assistant, while Efron is an up-and-coming actor working on Welles' famous 1937 staging of Julius Caesar. Here the stars are together: