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 # 196

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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James Franco Stages His Own Paparazzi Scandals!

Posted Wednesday September 18, 2013 10:45 AM GMT

While most celebrities prefer to just rage out against shutterbugs, James Franco has taken a more intellectual approach to the invasion of privacy issue.

Yesterday (September 17) the “Spring Breakers” hunk began posting photos to his Instagram account that depicted him in potentially scandalous situations.


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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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