“Only if…”: The Bear Star has 1 Condition to Watch Zac Efron’s Cult Classic Trilogy

Zac Efron's The Iron Claw co-star is ready to watch his High School Musical movies only on this one condition.

The Bear Star has 1 Condition to Watch Zac Efron’s Cult Classic Trilogy

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  • Jeremy Allen White revealed that he has never watched Zac Efron's High School Musical movies.
  • The actor is ready to watch the movies, but only if Zac Efron holds his hand while watching them.
  • Zac Efron and Jeremy Allen White teamed up in 2023's The Iron Claw.
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Actor Jeremy Allen White showcased his acting talent as a young, award-winning chef in the comedy-drama television series, The Bear. In his latest film, The Iron Claw, the actor teams up with fellow actor Zac Efron. However, Allen White admits that he has never watched his co-star’s High School Musical movies, the movies that made Efron a household name around the world.

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Jeremy Allen White on The Bear
Jeremy Allen White in The Bear

Allen White is ready to watch the movie but only on one condition: if Zac Efron holds his hand throughout the film. Their latest film, The Iron Claw, has been named one of the top 10 films of 2023 by the National Board of Review. The film focuses on the Von Erich family, a dynasty of professional wrestlers from Texas that had enormous success in the 1980s.

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Also read: “I think the more crying men, the better for our society”: Zac Efron Accomplished The Iron Claw Director’s 1 Mission to Avoid a Terrible Wrestling Blunder

Jeremy Allen White is ready to watch High School Musical only if Zac Efron holds his hand throughout the film

Zac Efron in High School Musical
Zac Efron in High School Musical

In a recent episode of the Just for Variety podcast, actor Jeremy Allen White admitted that he has never watched High School Musical movies, the movies that popularised Zac Efron as an actor. Allen White explained that he is ready to watch the movies on one condition,

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“I haven’t seen them – Sorry, Zac. I will watch them. I will. Only if Zac holds my hand throughout. That’s how we’ll get it done.”

High School Musical (2006) was a massive success and played a key role in making Zac Efron a well-known name in the industry. Two sequels, High School Musical 2 and High School Musical 3: Senior Year, were released in August 2007 and October 2008 respectively.

Also read: “I’m not so sure about Zac”: Jeremy Allen White Couldn’t Believe Zac Efron’s Intense Commitment for Iron Claw That Was Almost Inhuman

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Jeremy Allen White and Zac Efron teamed up in The Iron Claw (2023)

Stanley Simons, Zac Efron, Harris Dickinson , and Jeremy Allen-White in The Iron Claw (2023)
Stanley Simons, Zac Efron, Harris Dickinson, and Jeremy Allen-White in The Iron Claw (2023)

Jeremy Allen White and Zac Efron have showcased their talents in director Sean Durkin’s latest film, The Iron Claw (2023). The film tells the story of the popular Von Erich family, a dynasty of professional wrestlers from Texas that popularised the iron claw professional wrestling hold. In the film, Zac Efron plays Kevin Von Erich while Allen White plays Kerry Von Erich.

Also read: The Iron Claw Review – Zac Efron Gives Best Performance of the Year

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The film premiered at the Texas Theatre in Dallas on November 8, 2023, and was released in the United States on December 22, 2023, by A24. It is scheduled to be released in the United Kingdom on February 9, 2024, by Lionsgate. The film also features Harris Dickinson, Maura Tierney, Holt McCallany, and Lily James.

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