Zac Efron probably won't be shaking hands too firmly for a while.The 25-year-old broke his hand recently while filming a punch up scene on his new flick Townies with co-star Dave Franco.He still showed signs of injury as he visited Live With Kelly & Michael in New York on Thursday.
Although he seemed to have
Wounded: Zac Efron dropped by Live With Kelly
& Michael in New York on Thursday and described how he broke his
right hand during a fight scene on Townies with co-star Dave Franco
movement in his right hand, it was visibly larger due to swelling and he
was being very gentle with it.As
the actor described to a wide-eyed Kelly Ripa and guest host Carrie Ann
Inaba, he actually broke a bone but doctors could not fit him with a
cast immediately because he had to return to work. 'I broke it a couple days ago on set during filming, it was during a stage fight with Dave Franco,' Zac said.
'I had to go back to work so I
Be gentle with him: The former star of High
School Musical was still being very ginger with his right hand during
his chat with Kelly Ripa and guest host Carrie Ann Inaba
What a guy: The blue-eyed actor posed for pictures and signed autographs even though his right hand was visibly swollen
couldn't really wear a cast. So they [the medics] put like a titanium
plate in it and a bunch of screws.'I don't know why I'm telling you this. My hand in theory is back to normal, it just looks really gross.'Zac, who looked handsomely casual in blue button-down shirt and jeans, even showed the hosts how puffy his hand is.
Handsome in blue: The 25-year-old arrived to the
Big Apple studio looking casual in blue checked button-down shirt,
jeans and brown loafers
No handshakes yet please: Zac showed Kelly and Carrie how swollen his hand still is, calling it 'gross'
Eventually the young heartthrob got a cast for his wounded hand was spotted on the Los Angeles set of the movie wearing it.Later, the cast was replaced with heavy bandages.Since
Man of mystery: The 17 Again star wore a pair of
tinted sunglasses but later removed while chatting in front of the live
the mishap Zac and Dave, 27 - who is the younger brother of actor James
Franco - have been seen walking on set together, so obviously no hard
Hollywood hunk recently revealed he is currently single because he finds
the dating process awkward and 'forced'.
Reflecting: The good-looking star has revealed
previously that 'dating is hard' since his split from High School
Musical co-star Vanessa Hudgens
Banged up: Zac sported a cast on his right arm on the Townies set on April 12, and eventually switched to bandages
hasn't had a serious girlfriend since the break-up of his three-year
romance with High School Musical co-star Vanessa Hudgens in 2010.'Dating
is kind of hard. Like dinner or something like that. Like a forced
awkward situation is very strange,' Zac previously said on Ellen
DeGeneres' talk show. 'Especially
for me, for some reason. I like to go and do something adventurous. I
like to go out and do some sort of crazy activity.'Vanessa, meanwhile, has had no trouble moving on and is currently dating actor Austin Butler.
No hard feelings: It's been work as usual for Zac and Dave on the set of the comedy shooting in Los Angeles
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