Starla Baskett, the mother of superstar Zac Efron, played a significant role in shaping him into the heartthrob we all came to know from the 2006 TV Movie ‘High School Musical.’

Zac, not only an actor but also a singer, has become a global sensation with fans worldwide.

Zac attributes much of his success to his mother, Starla.

She was there, cheering him on in pursuing his love for theater from the very beginning.

Thanks to her unwavering support, Zac has evolved into the accomplished and beloved figure he is today, winning hearts and accolades.

Starla with Zach Efron


Starla’s Early Life & Siblings

Starla Baskett was born on January 14, 1949, and is currently 75 years old.

She was raised in a Jewish family and follows Judaism as her religion.

Starla has two sisters, Maisie and Tana.

She used to work as a secretary at a power plant facility, where she met her former husband, David, who worked as an engineer.


Starla Baskett’s Marital Life

Starla Baskett married David Efron at a young age, and the couple remained married for almost 31 years.

They had two sons: Zac Efron, born on October 18th, 1987, and Dylan Efron, born on February 6th, 1992.

Zac and Dylon Efron

While Zac pursued a career in acting, Dylan became a YouTuber and social media influencer.

Starla’s marriage, however, did not last, and it ended in divorce in 2016 for reasons that are not available to us.

The split was tough for Starla, and she found it hard to move on.

Eventually, she did and emerged stronger.

Zac Efron Family


Zac’s Half-Siblings

After the divorce, David remarried and welcomed two children from his second marriage: Olivia and Henry.

Zac and Dylan adore their half-siblings and often share photos on their social media accounts, showing themselves playing with their younger brother and sister.

Zac Efron Half Siblings


Starla Baskett’s Net worth

While Starla’s net worth remains unknown, Zac has stated in numerous interviews that he and Dylan were raised in an average middle-class family and did not come from a wealthy background.

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