High School Musical is a 2006 American musical teen drama film. Considered a modern-day adaptation of William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, the film follows two high school students: Troy, the popular basketball team captain, and Gabriella, a math and science enthusiast, who break tradition and audition for their school musical.
The film stars Zac Efron, Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale, Lucas Grabeel, Corbin Bleu, and Monique Coleman.
Cast and charactersEdit
- Zac Efron as Troy Bolton
- Vanessa Hudgens as Gabriella Montez
- Ashley Tisdale as Sharpay Evans
- Lucas Grabeel as Ryan Evans
- Corbin Bleu as Chad Danforth
- Monique Coleman as Taylor McKessie
- Alyson Reed as Ms. Darbus
- Bart Johnson as Jack Bolton
- Olesya Rulin as Kelsi Nielsen
- Chris Warren Jr. as Zeke Baylor
- Ryne Sanborn as Jason Cross