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 # 210

James Franco to Star in Super Bowl Ad: Watch Here!

Posted Saturday February 1, 2014 6:30 PM GMT

Happy to add another line to his lengthy entertainment resumé, James Franco will star in a commercial for Ford during the Super Bowl on Sunday (February 2).

Set to air between the coin toss and kickoff, the Ford Fusion Hybrid commercial features both the "127 Hours" star and Rob Riggle.


Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg Team Up for "Sausage Party"

Posted Wednesday January 29, 2014 8:21 PM GMT

Joining forces yet again for an all-new comedy experience, Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg are currently writing the screenplay for their R-rated animated comedy, "Sausage Party."


Stars Share the Honors at the Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

Posted Sunday January 12, 2014 3:02 PM GMT

Making the rounds during awards season, plenty of celebs checked out the Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards on Saturday (January 11).

Tied for the Best Supporting Actor Award, James Franco suited up in a classic dark number with a gray tie while Jared Leto cleaned up nicely in a black blazer with white trim, black pants, and black and white shoes.


Stars Send New Year's Greetings via Twitter

Posted Wednesday January 1, 2014 10:53 AM GMT

Continuing to ring in the New Year, Hollywood stars from all over are taking their wishes for 2014 to their Twitter accounts today (January 1).

Some celebs, including Selena Gomez and Taylor Swift, shared pictures from their celebrations, while James Franco dolled up a snapshot from his parody video. Check out all the tweets and photos below, and Happy New Year from GossipCenter!


James Franco Explains Selfie Obsession

Posted Friday December 27, 2013 12:13 PM GMT

He always has something to say about pretty much everything, and James Franco imparted his wisdom upon the readers of the New York Times in a new article about self-taken photos, aka ‘selfies.’

The “Spring Breakers” hunk explained that when it comes to getting noticed on social media, a selfie is the surefire way to go.


James Franco: I Was Drugged

Posted Monday December 16, 2013 5:58 PM GMT

Things are never boring for James Franco's fans, and the “Spring Breakers” actor posted a strange video to his Instagram account over the weekend.

Looking a bit peaked, Franco filmed the clip from his bed and sounded out-of-it as he explained that someone had taken advantage of him.


James Franco’s Tight Torso

Posted Friday December 6, 2013 4:05 PM GMT

He’s not usually one for flaunting his physique, but James Franco gave his Facebook followers a little weekend treat on Friday (December 6).

The “Spring Breakers” stud posted a photo of himself shirtless, and indicated that he’s on the road to buffness.


Seth Rogen and James Franco Scurry on the Set of "The Interview"

Posted Sunday December 1, 2013 6:10 PM GMT

Working hard on a chaotic scene in their new movie, James Franco and Seth Rogen filmed "The Interview" in Vancouver, Canada on Saturday (November 30).

While the "127 Hours" star raced around the set snuggling an adorable puppy, his curly-haired costar seemed to get the short end of the stick as he darted around the North Korean setting with a bloody bandage on his hand.