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James Franco

James Franco
James Franco is a member of the Judd Apatow gang, getting his start in "Freaks and Geeks," doing a cameo in "Knocked Up" and co-starring in "Pineapple Express." In between, Franco has made his mark as son of the Green Goblin in the "Spider-Man" films. In addition to action and comedy, Franco has also tackled dramatic roles, most notably James Dean in a TV biopic, which earned him a Golden Globe. He's also starred as Sean Penn's lover in "Milk," as a Naval Academy plebe in "Annapolis" and a romantic hero in "Tristan + Isolde." Franco also exercises his comedy chops on Funnyordie.com.
James Franco is a member of the Judd Apatow gang, getting his start in "Freaks and Geeks," doing a cameo in "Knocked Up" and co-starring in "Pineapple Express." In between, Franco has made his mark as son of the Green Goblin in the "Spider-Man" films. In addition to action and comedy, Franco has also tackled dramatic roles, most notably James Dean in a TV biopic, which earned him a Golden Globe. He's also starred as Sean Penn's lover in "Milk," as a Naval Academy plebe in "Annapolis" and a romantic hero in "Tristan + Isolde." Franco also exercises his comedy chops on Funnyordie.com. « Show less

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  • Omarr's daily astrological forecast, For release 04/19/15 for 04/19/15

    BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor James Franco was born in Palo Alto, Calif., on this date in 1978. This birthday guy earned a 2010 Oscar nomination for his performance in "127 Hours" and won a Golden Globe as the title role in the 2001 TV movie "James Dean." More...
  • 'True Story': James Franco-Jonah Hill drama doesn't convince critics

    Starring James Franco and Jonah Hill, the new drama "True Story" is indeed based on one of those: Hill portrays Michael Finkel, a disgraced New York Times journalist who formed a strange bond with Christian Longo (Franco), the accused murderer who assumed...
  • Review: 'True Story'

    Review: 'True Story'
    "True Story" is a case of a well-crafted film, made by a first-time feature director with an impressive theatrical pedigree, that nonetheless struggles to locate the reasons for telling its story. That story comes from the 2005 memoir by Michael Finkel,...
  • 'True Story' has too-obvious showdown of two minds

    'True Story' has too-obvious showdown of two minds
    The real-life dramatization "True Story" centers on two "caught" souls — a disgraced journalist (Jonah Hill) and a captured murder suspect (James Franco) — who embark on a psychological duel, pitted against each other's need for redemption....
  • Movie review: Hill and Franco reinvent themselves for the dark cynicism of 'True Story'

    One is a newly disgraced New York Times reporter desperately in search of a career-reviving scoop. The other is a newly captured accused murderer, a man who has been on the lam using the Times reporter's identity as he fled the country. They're...
  • Another movie set to begin filming in Cincinnati area

    Another motion picture to be filmed in the Cincinnati area is set to begin production this spring. The Greater Cincinnati & Northern Kentucky Film Commission said Monday that filming on "Goat" is scheduled to begin May 4. Local media outlets report...
  • Celeb Birthdays

    April 19: Actor Hugh O'Brian is 90. Actress Elinor Donahue ("Father Knows Best") is 78. Keyboardist Alan Price of The Animals is 73. Actor Tim Curry is 69. Singer Mark "Flo" Volman of The Turtles is 68. Death Row Records co-founder Suge Knight is 50....
  • What's opening in theaters next week

    True Story (R): Jonah Hill stars as a disgraced journalist interviewing a murder suspect (James Franco) for the purpose of a book in this fact-based drama. Child 44 (R): Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman and Noomi Rapace star in this adaptation of Tom Rob Smith's...
  • James Franco will bring lesser-known John Steinbeck book to screen

    James Franco will bring lesser-known John Steinbeck book to screen
    Actor and author James Franco, who is rapidly becoming the Energizer Bunny of cinema, has announced the main cast for yet another film: an adaptation of John Steinbeck's 1936 novel "In Dubious Battle." According to the Hollywood Reporter, shooting on...
  • Berlin film festival adds Wim Wenders, Oliver Hirschbiegel movies

    Berlin film festival adds Wim Wenders, Oliver Hirschbiegel movies
    The Berlin International Film Festival has completed its competition program, adding world premieres by directors including Wim Wenders, Oliver Hirschbiegel and Pablo Larrain, organizers announced Monday. The program's name is actually something of a...
  • Tribeca: 'Adderall Diaries' and Gere-Dakota Fanning pic among premieres

    Tribeca: 'Adderall Diaries' and Gere-Dakota Fanning pic among premieres
    New movies featuring Richard Gere, James Franco, Elisabeth Moss and Dakota Fanning will make their world premieres when the Tribeca Film Festival opens next month. Faith Hill will get in on the act too. In Pamela Romanowsky’s “The Adderall...