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Is Garrett Clayton the New Zac Efron?

Garrett Clayton: Could He Be Disney's New Zac Efron?

Originally posted 07/19/2013 09:50AM

Garrett Clayton is making a splash in Hollywood (pun intended)!

The young actor, who plays Tanner, the sun-bleached lead surfer in the Disney Channel original movie Teen Beach Movie (premiering Friday), is best known for roles on Disney's Shake It Up, Days of Our Lives and a lead role in the Lifetime TV movieĀ Holiday Spin.

But with Zac Efron looks and killer moves on the dance floor, this charming scene-stealer is about to become a household name. And he doesn't mind the comparison to the former Disney star at all: "I've thought about it," Garrett told Wzra Tv.

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