Efron also got candid about his post-teenage stardom downfall, during which he became depressed and battled drug and alcohol abuse.In early 2013, he checked into rehab for his addiction struggles.“As in the dictionary definition of dating, because one way or another I’ve impacted that person’s life and they’ll soon realize it.A date has to be very long to dispel whatever people think about me.” As for online dating, the hunky 28-year-old says, “Amazingly, when I signed up for Tinder, nobody swiped me!
“I’d read 30 positive things and one bad thing, then I’d harbor that bad thing.
It drove me crazy.” WATCH: Zac Efron Visits Pre-School Students and It’s Too Adorable – See the Snaps!
co-star Vanessa Hudgens for five years, then been linked with Lilly Collins, Michelle Rodriguez and model Sami Miro, the pinup says dating is about seeing somebody for the first time -- something prospective ladies can’t do with him.
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Efron is still a member of Alcoholics Anonymous and feels it’s important to be open about his at-times dark journey.“There’s a theory that actors should live like monks.