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Hugh Jackman Carried Zac Efron Out of Fire on Set of 'The Greatest Showman'

Hugh Jackman Carried Zac Efron Out of Fire on Set of 'The Greatest Showman'

Things got a bit intense on set of The Greatest Showman!

While promoting his upcoming film Baywatch, Zac Efron shared that while he was recently filming a scene from Showman with co-star Hugh Jackman, the building they were filming in caught on fire.

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“We burst out of the building,” Zac told MTV News. “It looked great on camera. We didn’t know it (at the time), but it was pretty intense. I watched playback, and he saved me from a burning building. It later exploded that night. It was a set, but it later burned down.”

Don’t worry though – both actors are doing just fine after their fiery escape.

“It was pretty awesome,” Zac joked. “Hugh Jackman saving you from a burning building? It’s every girl’s dream.”

Also pictured inside: Hugh Jackman promoting The Greatest Showman on stage at CinemaCon 2017 on Thursday (March 30) at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.

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Posted to: 2017 CinemaCon, Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron

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