Zac Efron to Star In and Produce Thriller ‘The Falling’

zacefron-thefalling-013013Zac Efron has booked his next role and he’ll be pulling double duty!

Zefron will produce and star in The Falling, THR has learned. He will produce the flick via his Warner Brothers-based Ninjas Runnin’ Wild Productions and Akiva Goldsman’s Weed Road banner. Also on board to produce are husband-and-wife team Tory Tunnell and Joby Harold of Safehouse Pictures.

Not much is known about the plot of the movie, but it is reportedly being described as an “edgy thriller centering around an otherworldly being.”

Zac just wrapped filming Are We Officially Dating? in NYC and is set to start filming Parkland, a JFK drama with Jacki Weaver and Paul Giamatti, this week.

Are you excited to see Zac step into the sci-fi thriller genre? We are!