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I've learned from each one." It's April 11, mere weeks since the 26-year-old star of the got into a tussle with a homeless man in downtown Los Angeles in the early hours of the morning.Add that to his well-publicized stint in rehab, and any reporter might be forgiven for expecting the worst.
"I had a friend come pick me up late at night -- we were looking for a place downtown to get a bite and catch up," he says, without identifying the friend.Efron calls it "the most terrifying moment in my life." The timing of the occurrence hardly was ideal, just weeks before the May 9 release of Efron's new comedy, , in which he stars with Seth Rogen.The million film is getting terrific buzz for the younger actor, who plays a frat boy spinning frighteningly out of control.Cohen and Brendan O' Brien on -like fraternity that moves in next door to Rogen and his onscreen wife (Rose Byrne)."We met with him and pitched the idea -- there was no script yet," says Rogen."We were having trouble finding somewhere -- a lot of places were closed -- and the car ran out of gas off the 110. We had to pull over, and I called Uber." While waiting, "A homeless guy, or vagrant, tapped on the driver's-side window.
Before I knew it, he [the friend] was out of the car, and they started fighting.
Filming came shortly after Efron's stint in rehab, presenting its own set of challenges. You went into this kind of dream state: You show up, it's dark, and there's a raging party. In the scene, he punches Dave and maybe hits the ground.
"The best part of the shoot by far was hanging out with Seth and the guys," he says. Drive home, and the sun's up, go to sleep and then get back to set. It sort of became real." It didn't help that Efron broke his hand during a fight sequence with Dave Franco, who plays his best friend. He kept going for a while, and slowly his hand was getting very swollen. We were budgeting what it would cost and writing it into the [script]. We didn't change our shooting schedule at all." Adds Rogen: "A lot of actors are looking at any opportunity to not do their very easy job.
A self-described insomniac, he acknowledges wrestling with anxiety ("100 percent") and being plagued by "thoughts, just thoughts, just overthinking things." PHOTOS: Zac Efron Through The Years Currently single, he speaks of "the struggles of dating, of falling in love, of searching for love and being there for your friends when they need you.
There's no question that to receive anything great, like love or respect, or to better yourself, you have to give a piece of yourself away." As he tries to change, he is living an ultrafit life, using weights and a rowing machine, and swimming 20 laps a day. Things are so much easier now." Still, he admits of his battle with addiction, "It's a never-ending struggle." .
But as we sit for lunch at West Hollywood's Soho House, I'm surprised to find him thoughtful, gracious and candid about the growing pains he has endured while navigating the shoals from teen celebrity to adult stardom.