David Efron: Meet The Father Of Zac Efron (American singer & Actor)

David Efron

David Efron is well-known as the celebrity father of Zac Efron, an American singer, and actor.

Quick Facts About David Efron

Full NameDavid Efron
First NameDavid
Last NameEfron
Date of BirthJuly 24, 1964
Age59 years
ProfessionCelebrity Parent
Birth CountryUnited States
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
No Of Children2


David was previously married to Starla Baskett. They first met at the power plant where they both worked. David was an electrical engineer, and Starla worked as an administrative assistant. They were married until Starla filed for divorce in 2016. Starla, his ex-wife, is now a successful entrepreneur. A 16.4K World War Hulk film is reportedly in the works.

David and Starla became parents to their two sons, Nicholas Dylan Harrison, also known as Dylan Efron. Their elder son, Zac, was born on October 18, 1987, and their younger son, Dylan, on February 6, 1992. As parents, they recognized their outstanding son’s singing talent at a young age and enrolled him in acting and singing lessons.

A supportive father

David has been a supportive father and an inspiration to his children throughout. From a young age, he instilled in his son the belief that anything is possible. He instilled in Zac the importance of perseverance. Zac claims he was always the shortest kid in school and the worst player on the team.

David Efron
David Efron (Source: Google)

His father would construct a basketball hoop, after which they would go out and shoot 100 free throws. Zac and his brother have a close relationship. Zac launched his YouTube channel in 2019 and has since amassed over 1 million subscribers. David is frequently seen on his brother’s channel. The brothers have also formed their own film production company, Ninjas Runnin’ Wild, which is affiliated with Warner Bros.

The dating history and current relationship status of Zac Efron

Zac Efron, the Hollywood heartthrob, has dated several stunning models and actresses. From 2005 to 2010, he was in a five-year relationship with High School Musical co-star Vanessa Hudgens. Since then, the former couple has lost contact. Between 2012 and 2013, Efron was frequently photographed holding hands with actress Lily Collins. The couple’s relationship was not officially announced, but they did spend Valentine’s Day together in 2012.

In 2014, he began dating model Sami Miro. Their relationship, however, could not last more than two years. They broke up after two years of dating and deleted all of their social media memories of each other. There was a rumor in 2017 that he was dating Baywatch co-star Alexandra Daddario after they were seen posting adorable pictures of each other on Instagram. Another rumor that he was dating Olympic swimmer Sarah Bro surfaced in 2019 after the two were seen together at a UFC fight in Las Vegas. Their relationship, however, has not been officially confirmed. He was spotted in 2020 with model and waitress Vanessa Valladares, whom he met at a cafe in Byron Bay.

David Efron
David Efron (Source: Google)

Efron’s friend, Australian radio host Kyle Sandilands, confirmed their relationship on her radio show “The Kyle and Jackie O show,” praising their bond. However, after ten months of marriage, the couple divorced. Kyle Sandilands confirmed the breaking news once more. He is currently single, following the end of his relationship.

Net worth

David’s net worth is about $3 million as of January 2024, but we do know the net worth of his son, who has made a fortune in his career. With his appealing appearance and acting skills, he has become one of the most popular Hollywood actors since his breakthrough role in the teen musical television film High School Musical in 2006. He has received numerous awards for his performances in films such as High School Musical, Hair Spray, That Awkward Moment, 17 Again, The Lucky One, The Greatest Showman, and others.