Zac Efron to star in Disney+’s Three Men and a Baby remake


Zac Efronis coming back to Disney, but this time he’ll be leveling up from basketball games to diaper duty.

EW can confirm that the Actor, who first shot to fame as Troy Bolton in Disney’sHigh School Musicalfilms, will appear in Disney+’sThree Men and a Babyremake.The Hollywood Reporterfirst broke the news on Monday.

Gordon Gray, known for sports films like 2002’sThe Rookie and this year’s The Way Back withBen Affleck, will produce the movie.

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The original Three Men and a Baby, itself a remake of a French film, starredTom Selleck, Steve Guttenberg, andTed Dansonas bachelors who are forced to change their ways when a baby arrives on their doorstep. The 1987 comedy, directed byLeonard Nimoy, was a huge success and became Disney’s first live-action film to make over $100 million domestically. A sequel titled Three Men and a Little Lady came later in 1990.

The new movie is still searching for a director; Will Reichel will pen the script, EW has learned.

Efron recently starred in the Netflix travel docuseries Down to Earth with Zac Efron.Last year he was featured inThe Beach Bumalongside Matthew McConaughey and played Ted Bundy in the filmExtremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile.

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