Name: James Franco
Birth Name: 
James Edward Franco
Birth Date: 
April 19, 1978
Birth Place: 
Palo Alto, California
Actor, Director, Screenwriter, & Film Producer
Relationship Status: 
Celebrity Ranking # 782

Lindsay Lohan, Kanye West, and More Appear in Thirty Seconds to Mars Video Short: Watch Here!

Posted Tuesday October 29, 2013 9:05 PM GMT

Scoring some major starpower for the project, Jared Leto nabbed some hot commodities for a short for Thirty Seconds to Mars' new song, "City of Angels."


James Franco Talks “Actors Anonymous” on “Jimmy Kimmel Live”

Posted Tuesday October 22, 2013 11:58 AM GMT

He’s been a constant blip on the talk show radar as of late, and James Franco was spotted at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood for an appearance on “ Jimmy Kimmel Live.”

The “Oz: The Great and Powerful” hunk chatted about his teaching gigs at UCLA and USC while also discussing his new book “Actors Anonymous.”


James Franco Plugs “Actors Anonymous” Novel on “The Late Show”

Posted Tuesday October 15, 2013 8:30 AM GMT

He’s been a mainstay in the talk show realm as of late, and James Franco showed up at “The Late Show with David Letterman” in New York City on Monday (October 14).

The “127 Hours” hunk gave a friendly smile as he waved to his fans and strolled into the Ed Sullivan Theatre ahead of his interview.


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Seth Rogen and James Franco Film "The Interview" in Vancouver

Posted Sunday October 13, 2013 3:45 PM GMT

Teaming up for another comedy, James Franco and Seth Rogen filmed "The Interview" in Vancouver, Canada on Saturday (October 12).

The "127 Hours" star looked clean cut in a dark blazer, blue striped dress shirt, and blue tie while his scruffy costar wore a brown jacket over his gray blazer.


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James Franco Fronts British GQ November 2013

Posted Monday October 7, 2013 11:43 AM GMT

With his new film "Homefront" slated to hit theaters next month, James Franco fronts the November 2013 issue of British GQ.

While rocking designer duds from Gucci for the Nick Wilson-shot spread, the "Spring Breakers" actor chatted about discovering art in high school and his return to acting.


Photo Credit: Nick Wilson for British GQ

James Franco Lords Over Sunset in Gucci Fragrance Ad

Posted Sunday October 6, 2013 1:41 PM GMT

Adding to his varied resumé, James Franco appears in a new ad campaign for the Gucci fragrance Made to Measure.

Overseeing the Sunset strip in Los Angeles is a giant billboard with the "Pineapple Express" star on it, clad in a fancy tuxedo.


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James Franco’s “Sal” Trailer Has Arrived: Watch Here!

Posted Wednesday October 2, 2013 4:27 PM GMT

He’s always up to something awesome, and James Franco is gearing up for the release of his new independent flick “Sal.”

The “127 Hours” hunk wrote, directed, and stars in the low-budget biopic, along with Val Lauren, Jim Parrack, and Trevor Neuhoff.



James Franco Kicks Manager To the Curb

Posted Friday September 27, 2013 2:50 PM GMT

He’s grown increasingly independent in recent years, and now it seems James Franco has decided to continue his career sans manager.

The “Spring Breakers” stud has fired Miles Levy, the man who helped steer his career for almost 20 years.


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