Zac Efron Admires How Idol Contestants Handle Fame
Not just a casual viewer, the L.A. resident says in past seasons he's gone down to check out the show live. "A few years ago, I went, like, almost every week," he says. "It's a completely different experience live. You really get to see who is a good singer, and who can really captivate a crowd. And you can tell it's really influential on the judges' decisions."
As for those judges, "I tend to agree with Simon most of the time," he says. "But my favorite judge, just because I know her, is Paula -- she's a real sweetheart."
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