Zac Efron has reportedly become close friends with Tom Cruise. The actor – who previously revealed that he received motorcycle riding lessons from Cruise – is said to talk on the phone often with the « Knight and Day » star.
“Tom and Zac clicked the minute they met. Since then, the two stars have talked by phone several times a week, » a source told the National Enquirer. « Zac is hungry to make the transition from teenage idol to movie superstar – and he’s using Tom’s career as a template for success. And Tom’s using Zac because he’s desperate to connect with a younger audience. » [Source]