Zac Efron To Die In A Gunfight

Zac-Efron210Zac Efron looks set to ruffle up his immaculate haircut as he’ll be on set for Die In A Gunfight. The film, which will be directed by Anthony Mandler (best known for his work on commercials and music videos but more recently slated for Dracula’s early years in the shape of the forthcoming Vlad) will see Efron play “a fight-prone and death-obsessed young society man who pursues a romance with the daughter of his father’s enemy” according to Deadline. A sort of Generation X Romeo And Juliet then?

This could be exactly what Efron needs to break out of his whiter than white image that he’s been lumbered with after High School Musical / Charlie St. Cloud. I must admit, the thought of Efron getting involved in some on screen fisticuffs is an appealing one…