Zac Efron To Host Saturday Night Live

Zac Efron To Host Saturday Night Live

High School sweethearts Zac Efron and Vanessa Hudgens do their best to enjoy a mini-vacation this past weekend in Caras Island, off the coast of Angra dos Reis, Brazil.

Vanessa, 20, is rumored to have done a photo shoot for popular Brazilian magazine, Caras.

Zac, 21, reportedly canceled a Philadelphia appearance to promote his upcoming flick, 17 Again, so that he could host Saturday Night Live on April 11! If Zac‘s voice work on Adult Swim’s Robot Chicken is any indication, SNL should be hilarious!

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Credit: Eliot Press; Photos: SplashNewsOnline, Bauergriffinonline
Posted to: Bikini, Shirtless, Vanessa Hudgens, Zac Efron

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  • DeNece

    WHAT??!!!! I live in Philly!!! I hope he can do both…or reschedule! OMG I could meet Zac! I’ll bet he’ll be hilarious on SNL! I hope he really does it…

  • Jo

    Love in Brazil! well vanessa can pass for a brazilian

  • Tina

    I really hope he does it. Zac seems like he would be so funny. Great promotion for his movie.

  • brasil

    i’m from brazil, *-*

  • fan1234

    go brasil =)

  • Adriana

    ooh zac on SNL would be interesting.
    something different..but good different.
    a good test of his comedy skills.

  • [☆I n F a m o u s☆]

    brazil rocks.. all the women are whōɹes.
    those brazilian chicks will do anything for a buck. haha

  • Sarah May

    in Famous… that comment was very wrong. Have you even met every single woman in Brazil to back up your comment? I bet not, so don’t overgeneralize demeaning the Brazilians that way.

  • lily

    Love zanessa <3

    Lucky Brazil xx

  • babypuff

    OMG YAY, so watching that show!!!!!!!!! :)

  • Florencia Euler

    It’s an argentinian magazzine. They have an island in brazil for realize photohoots

  • gerard Vandenberg

    This is the perfect reason to give the television a saturday night-off, folks!!

  • izabella

    braaaaaaaaaaaaaaasil *-*

  • qwerty

    That is so sweet. V is definitely wearing Zac’s hat in that one photo. Aww…bless.

  • zanessa4life

    I’m so happy they seem to be able to spend a few days on their own,nöt realizing papz are following them.
    hope they’ll stay a few days more.
    this show will be amazing!
    Hope it will get to youtube cause I’m from Germany ;-)

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  • blossom

    21 and hosting SNL?

  • carol

    florencia..this is not a argentine magazine…is brazilian..

  • luchi

    is a argentina magazine, they have an island in brazil!!, and iit is very nice! lucky them!!!

  • PITA


  • Athenais

    It’s seem to be a sexy photoshoot , she wears a bathing suit ;;; And Zac is here with her , it’s so cute

  • sam

    Caras started in Argentina, but since the 90′s it is also edited in Brazil.
    Hello, google.

  • Lucy

    The magazine is from Argentina, I’m from there, so I know what I’m talking about, the iseland is in Brazil, but the mag isn’t from there…

    SHE WAS USING HIS HAT!!!, Well not surprise in this, she wears everything from him :p

    I wish they enjoyed the mini-vacation, Brazil is beautiful!!!

    LOVE YOU V!!!

    And I wish to see Zac on the SNL, in a video on YT, because we can’t see it here, in real live :(

  • dani macêdo


    Vanessa Hudgens ♥ Zac Efron

  • mike

    cannot wait to see SNL!!! (N 12 go f yourself!!! ;) )

  • Julia f.

    im defenitelly gonna see SNL on youtube, will not pass here in Brazil at the same time (:

  • Isabela

    “brazil rocks.. all the women are whōɹes.
    those brazilian chicks will do anything for a buck. haha”

    have you ever been here to say something about us?
    “whōɹes” are on the whole world, including your country….so think before saying something bad about anything.

  • Chad

    #25 – Wow, what a mature comment! What is it with you obsessed fans whose lives are shattered when someone expresses dislike for one of your favorites?

    I’m not a Zac Efron fan (I’m a heterosexual male), but I don’t “hate” him either. As far as I can tell, he is a hard-working actor-singer who shows good maturity in that he knows his limitations as an actor, and doesn’t try to play roles that are not appropriate for him.

    I’ve only seen him in ‘Hairspray’ and I thought he was good in that. When he starts to take roles in movies for an adult audience, as opposed to the kids’ stuff he has mostly done up to now, I’ll certainly consider going to see those movies. I could care less what he looks like or who he sleeps with, I only care about what he does on the movie screen.

  • adriana

    Zac and Vanessa, I love you so much!!!!
    Vanessa you are so beautiful, and Zac you are very handsome!!!!!

    Kiss, Drika

  • adriana

    I’m so happy, beucause you are in Brazil!!!!!

  • Lissy

    !Wow!, they look really cute. Is so aswome see how much they love each other.

  • Naomi

    That’s really great if Zac gets to do SNL. I think he can rock it and will show off more of his talents.

    Can’t wait to see Van’s photoshoot. I think it’s sweet that Zac tagged along so they could get some quality time together while she worked.

    While I do want more privacy for them, it’s still sweet and heartwarming to see how loved they are around the world and across cultures.

    I really don’t think they realize how much impact they’ve had on the lives of people of all ages and of all cultures, much more than a lot of veteran actors and actresses.

    It says a lot that they remain so grounded and overwhelmed. Bless them.

  • Trina

    #28, I assume you’re referring to his Disney movies as not “adult” movies. Well, he has already done TWO adult movies–17 Again and Me and Orson Welles. And I guess you could consider Miracle Run and Derby Stallion not kid movies either.

    I didn’t watch Hairspray but I’ve seen clips from the movie of him singing and dancing and that was nothing to rave over other than he was cute. His acting ability comes across much better in Miracle Run and Derby Stallion.

    And if the clips form 17 Again and MAOW are any indication, he did an awesome job in those, too.

  • helena

    Love zanessa <3

  • ashlee

    why would zac have a 17 again promotion in philadelphia?


    is this just another rumor started on some blog? i hope not. i’d love to see zac on snl. he is incredibly funny. and has good comedic timing.

  • ME

    Zac and Vanessa, I love you so much!!

  • Malia

    That was sweet of Zac to accompany Vanessa while she was working.

    Or should I say he “tagged along” and was riding on her coattail?

    Oh, wait, he went with HER. It can only be “tagging along” if SHE had gone with him while he was working.

    Got it!!!! :lol: :lol: :lol:

  • mari

    i’m from brazil !
    it’s really good to have they here.. it’s a beautiful coun try
    to be perfect
    robert panttinson, zac efron and taylor lautner in brazil ♥

  • evelyn

    i’m psyched for him to host SNL!

  • gisela

    so watching that show!!

  • ADRY



    That was sweet of Zac to accompany Vanessa while she was working.

  • Zac Efron biggest fan

    That would be great if Zac did Host Saturday Night Live.



  • YAQQ

    [Zac and Vanessa] look so adorable together.

  • Karen

    I can only imagine what SNL will be like with Zac! I haven’t watched the show for many years, but believe me, I will be tuning into that one!



  • Chad

    Trina (#35) – Thanks for your response. While the Disney musicals were clearly aimed at the pre-teen demographic, the two examples you offered (one a affliction-themed television Movie-of-the-Week, the other an independent animal themed story that deals with a troubled teen) both seem to fall into the teen genre (especially as it concerns Zac Efron’s participation). I suspect that you may be in the target demographic for those projects, and that’s perfectly fine. Roles like those are part of an actor starting to develop his craft, and will play a role in helping him take on more complex parts.

    I would praise his performance in ‘Hairspray’ more than you seem to, because although he is playing a teen character, the movie’s intended audience was NOT limited to those under 18 (and Hairspray’s excellent financial performance proved that point). Zac Efron integrated very well into the cast, both against the other young actors and with the adults, which is a very good sign. The movie was also a period piece, a type of movie that can confound even far more experienced actors, and he did just fine with that aspect of the movie.

    Also, keep in mind that the ‘Seventeen’ movie is produced the brother/sister Shankman team who also did Hairspray. If Zac Efron had performed poorly in Hairspray, it is unlikely that they would have cast Zac in the subsequent film.

    Again, I’m not knocking him – just trying to put his career up to now into perspective. I think he was smart to get away from television and to concentrate on features. Hopefully he will continue to work on his craft and grow into more complex parts as he matures.

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  • f

    whats with all the disney stars on snl?
    jonas brothers now zac?