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 # 128

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.



James Franco Gets Scorched at “The Comedy Central Roast”

Posted Monday August 26, 2013 12:33 PM GMT

He’s always been a good sport when it comes to self-effacing humor, and James Franco was the object of ridicule during “The Comedy Central Roast of James Franco” last night (August 25).

The “Spring Breakers” stud showed up at Culver Studios in Culver City, California where Roastmaster Seth Rogen led the charge with some witty and biting remarks.


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Aziz Ansari and Andy Samberg Sign On to Roast James Franco

Posted Thursday August 22, 2013 1:40 PM GMT

If weren’t already planning on tuning into James Franco's televised roast, you may want to now.

Comedy Central just announced that “Saturday Night Live’s” Andy Samberg and “Parks and Recreation” star Aziz Ansari are participating in the event, which tapes on Sunday (August 25) at Culver Studios.


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James Franco's Small Screen Project: A Reality Art Show

Posted Wednesday August 21, 2013 1:30 PM GMT

He dropped a hint to his fans yesterday (August 20), and now James Franco announced details about his new television series "James Franco Presents."

As previous reported, the "Freaks and Geeks" star revealed a photo on his Instagram account featuring his face Photoshopped on Mona Lisa with scribbled words reading, "New TV series about art Duuuuh."


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James Franco Making a Small Screen Comeback

Posted Tuesday August 20, 2013 2:43 PM GMT

He's always one to enjoy a few laughs, and now James Franco is giving his fans a sneak peek at his new project.

The "Freaks and Geeks" star took to his Instagram account on Monday (August 19) and posted a pic hinting towards a small screen return.


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James Franco Heads to Work on "Every Thing Will Be Fine"

Posted Wednesday August 14, 2013 5:36 PM GMT

Working hard mid-week, James Franco showed up for work on the set of “Every Thing Will Be Fine” on Wednesday (August 14) in Montreal, Canada.

Carrying a cup of joe to kick start his day, the “Oz: The Great and Powerful” actor lugged his backpack and other essentials to his trailer before filming began.


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