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 # 82

James Franco Talks Gay Rumors

Posted Tuesday September 10, 2013 9:03 AM GMT

He’s one of the hottest actors in Tinseltown these days, and James Franco got nailed with a barrage of gay jokes during his recent “Comedy Central Roast.”

The “Spring Breakers” star told the Daily Beast that he actually wasn’t offended in the least by all the homosexual references.


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James Franco: In Search of Oscar for “Spring Breakers”

Posted Wednesday September 4, 2013 11:58 AM GMT

He made quite an impression on audiences with his “Spring Breakers” Alien character, and now James Franco wants an Academy Award to adorn his mantle.

The “Palo Alto” hunk appears in a new “For Your Consideration” ad asking for Oscar votes for the Best Supporting Actor category.


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James Franco: Arrivederci, Italy!

Posted Monday September 2, 2013 4:58 PM GMT

Bringing his stint at the 2013 Venice Film Festival to a close, James Franco arrived at Marco Polo Airport to catch a departing flight his afternoon (September 2).

The “This Is The End” actor seemed pretty distracted as he listened to his headphones and clutched what appeared to be a script as he scurried past the shutterbugs.


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James Franco Attends "Palo Alto" Premiere at Venice Film Festival

Posted Sunday September 1, 2013 10:40 AM GMT

Stepping out to promote his new movie, James Franco attended the "Palo Alto" premiere at the Venice Film Festival on Sunday (September 1).

The "127 Hours" star worked the red carpet in a classy black suit with a white dress shirt, skinny black tie, and aviator sunglasses.


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James Franco Brings "Child of God" to the Venice Film Festival

Posted Saturday August 31, 2013 11:00 AM GMT

Enjoying working behind the camera, James Franco premiered his movie "Child of God" at the Venice Film Festival on Saturday (August 31).

The "Pineapple Express" star looked handsome in a gray suit and light dress shirt as he smiled and squinted on the red carpet.


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

Posted Friday August 30, 2013 10:55 AM GMT

There has been plenty of pre-release buzz surrounding “Palo Alto,” and James Franco just dropped a teaser trailer for the indie flick.

Directed by Gia Coppola, the film stars Franco along with Emma Roberts and Val Kilmer and is based on a collection of stories written by James himself.



James Franco's "Roasters" on Comedy Central Ask Him About Possible Anne Hathaway Hook Up: Watch Here!

Posted Friday August 30, 2013 12:28 AM GMT

Their Oscar-hosting partnership is considered to be one of the worst in Hollywood history. But did James Franco and Anne Hathaway get it on when it was all over?

That’s what comic Nick Kroll asked during the taping of Comedy Central’s roast of the actor; it’s set to air September 2nd.


Teaser Trailer Released for James Franco's "Child of God:" Watch Here!

Posted Wednesday August 28, 2013 6:10 PM GMT

Enjoying the work behind the camera instead of in front, James Franco will debut his next directorial project, "Child of God," at the Venice Film Festival.

Following "Interior. Leather Bar" and "As I Lay Dying," this movie adaptation follows an outsider-turned-serial killer in 1960s Tennessee.