The title role was made famous by Audrey Hepburn in 1951.

“It’s been a lot of fun prepping for Gigi allowing myself to be as free as possible.

And yes, we basically mourned for a couple of weeks when they broke up. However, Vanessa Hudgens has finally opened up to The New York Times about the end of the relationship and surprisingly, we get it.

The couple first met on the set of High School Musical and began dating back in 2005 for 5 years before calling time on their relationship.

“They work tirelessly,” Efron told Us of his fellow cast members at the NYC premiere of the theatrical flick on Friday, December 8.

“Making a movie these days is not easy in any respect so it was fun to watch them navigate and hold true to what they set out to do from day one, despite the obstacles and the things that can get in the way of any film, especially a musical.” Efron also revealed to Us how he relates to his character, Phillip Carlyle, a performer at P.

Whilst we now understand why the pair ended, it doesn’t make the break up any easier to deal with.

And we doubt that there will be a reunion on the cards anytime soon.I love this character, the music and play so much,” Hudgens told PEOPLE in November. Zac Efron and Rebecca Ferguson’s The Greatest Showman characters may be just friends, but fans are now wondering if the costars are heating up off-screen too!From A-listers like Vanessa Hudgens and Lily Collins to Halston Sage and Michelle Rodriguez, the actor certainly knows how to pick ', Alexandra Daddario while they were promoting the movie.He has since appeared in films like New Year's Eve (2011), The Lucky One (2012), Neighbors (2014), Dirty Grandpa (2016), Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising (2016), and The Greatest Showman (2017).