Zac Efron's 'The Lucky One' to Hit Theaters on August 24, 2012
Warners will release The Lucky One, starring Zac Efron and Taylor Thibault, on Aug. 24, 2012.
The latest addition to the studio's 2012 release schedule is based on the Nicholas Sparks novel of the same name and stars Efron as a Marine who attributes the fact that he's survived three tours of duty in Iraq to a photograph he carrries of a woman he doesn't know. Returning to the states, he sets out to find her.
Scott Hicks (Shine) is directing the film, which also stars Blythe Danner.
Efron can next be seen in Garry Marshall's ensemble rom-com, New Year's Eve, a follow up to his 2010 holiday themed hit, Valentine's Day.