Zac Efron: Wax On, Wax Off

Zac Efron: Wax On, Wax Off

Zac Efron‘s wax statue is unveiled at Madame Tussauds in New York City’s Times Square on Thursday morning (April 2).

The 21-year-old actor will be honored at ShoWest 2009 as Breakthrough Performer of the Year in Las Vegas today.

Mitch Neuhauser, co-managing director of the event shared, “His undeniable onscreen presence and charm have connected with fans around the world, and with the impending release of the comedy 17 Again, Zac Efron is poised to break out as a true Hollywood star. We are so pleased to be able to present him with the ShoWest 2009 Breakthrough Performer of the Year Award.”

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Photos: Ray Filmano / WENN, Kevin Winter/Getty Images
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  • syerah

    At a first look .i thought this was really him .lol ;)

  • syerah

    First !

  • emma

    thats the most rubbish wax figure of a celeb i have ever seen. i love zac efron though

  • nathalia

    it doesn’t look like zac efron!

  • charlotte


  • nikki

    zacs arms are bigggerrr HE IS SSOO FIT! i love zac<3!

  • cc27

    OMG That Wax Scared me Lol…. Zac Looks Way Better xD

  • Rosa

    what’s wrong with those wax things?
    they used to be good ..
    nowadays all that they relate to a celebrity with is the cloths ..
    so lame ..
    this is even worse than the JB wax figures that look nthng like JB !!

  • Zac Efron and Supporter

    Way to go Zac we are happy for you.

  • marie

    Zac we are so happy for you.

  • Becky

    Does anybody know if Zac is in Las Vegas because there are no pics of him at LAX.

  • Britt

    Okay that is just FREAKY/SCARY looking

  • Zac Efron and Supporter

    This looks northing like Zac.

  • Bradley

    Please that does not look like Zac Efron.

  • lol

    The wax figure is a poor imitation.
    @Becky: Becky the flight to Vegas only takes an 1 hour from LAX so my guess is he wont fly out till later today and be back for tomorrow, or he could just be keeping it on the down low like he did last night at the Gucci Event!

  • V…4ever

    This is so creepy. Zac looks so much better than that. This wax was poorly done. And when I look at that, I see Troy Bolton, not Zac. C’mon, show me a shirless Zac on the beach, not this *I have a stick up my butt* creepy looking thing. Ugh!

  • Cindy

    Zac Zac Zac.

  • Becky


    Thanks for letting me that.

  • Meggg

    that doesnt look anything like! haha. infact its quite scary!

  • Candy

    Zac is not realistic here xDD
    don’t like it )

  • riana

    that is scary

  • nyna

    looks like zac efron in 30 years and with a lot of botox injected

  • http://jjj miley

    it doesn’t look like zac…at all! are they crazy or something?

  • Ash

    i heard that ashley tisdale will star in zac’s movie the life and death of charlie st cloud?

  • zanessa_love

    omg.. it scared me!! zac looks so much better!!!!!

  • Lizzie

    omg that wax model is crap!!! the on id Madame tussades in london is brill…got my pic obviously lol

  • athena

    This is a better attempt than the previous one. He still looks a bit scary and plastic, unlike many of the well mastered wax figures at Madame Trussauds. .
    I wonder if Zac will make an appearance to see his figure while in NYC to do the SNL show?

  • lol

    your welcome

  • Susanna

    Creepy and scary for sure. Doesn’t really look like him. Ugh.

  • Katty

    Why is Zac going to Las Vegas?

  • zanessa/jashley/ashnessa

    Wow…it actually looks pretty creepy. …When they made it, it kinda looks like they rushed on the face or something. …But they captured the hair and the body perfectly :D

  • christine x3

    i am so totally going!

  • saudia

    oh my gosh the statue looks like a 40 yr old woman .. pretty scary

  • i love nessa hate u ash

    why he is gonna go to las vigas ????? if he is gonna go he must to take vanesaa with him coz las vigas the sity of crap

  • zanessa4everr

    haha zac’s wayy hotter

  • nicole

    that is just scary! it does not even look like Zac.

  • nicole

    I hope Vaness goes with him to Vegas!

  • Malin

    That’s rubbish. It looks like a 40-year old who got a face surgery. Or, it looks like Zac, but more like … someone who TRIES to look like him. Or something. And with false lashes.
    The smile is the only that is made good.

  • Zac efron fan and supporter

    Zac is my favorite Movie star. Him and Vanessa are the best couple ever.

  • dave

    i have nothing against zac at all.
    but that wax figure of him looks like him fused together with micheal jackson. =/

  • Zac Efron fan and supporter

    Zac will becoming a even bigger star after 17again and Me And Orson Welles.

  • LSP

    omg… i LOVE zac, but that thing is horrible!

    It doesnt look anything like him! so disappointing…..

  • maria

    He is going to Las Vegas because he’s going to be honored at the ShoWest festival tonight.

  • maria

    Sorry, but that’s the worst wax figure ever. Does NOT do Zac justice.

  • marie

    haha thats creepy!

  • Shirley

    Is that Michael Jackson? :O

    Other than that, I prefer real Zac!:D So much cuter than M.J!:P

  • Katie


    This is a HORRIBLE wax figure of Zac, because I can tell what
    Zac looks like from a million miles away and this is definintely NOT HIM!

  • Katie

    He looks like he’s got CAT EYES!

    I love Zac, but this is so not him!

  • delsy

    a really bad wax figure miley first wax figure was good

  • ♥Vanessa♥

    It looks from bad to worse when I see it.
    That’s really rubbish! And the worst wax figure of a celeb I’ve ever seen!