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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

Top James Franco Articles

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  • Looking forward, looking back at Sunset Strip Music Festival

    Looking forward, looking back at Sunset Strip Music Festival
    More than guitars, more than drums and certainly more than the shirt guitarist Dave Navarro characteristically went without, nostalgia was crucial to Jane's Addiction's hometown concert Saturday night in Los Angeles. Fortunately for the band — if...
  • Watch: Red Band Trailer for James Franco, Seth Rogen's 'The Interview'

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Sony has released the official Red Band for the upcoming James Franco and Seth Rogen comedy "The Interview," and it includes a lot more sex jokes (Matthew McConaughey and a goat?), nudity and Rob Lowe than the original cut...
  • James Franco's latest: A book of memoir, fiction, poetry and art

    James Franco has more creative output in a single year than many manage in a lifetime. Recently, when he was not too busy making a film of William Faulkner's "The Sound and the Fury" or writing his Vice column or getting his head shaved to star in a...
  • Seth Rogen, Denzel Washington, Michael Keaton Should Attract Fall Auds, Survey Finds (EXCLUSIVE)

    Matching the right actor with the perfect project is a tricky (but tested) formula for box office success. Take "The Interview." The upcoming story of two newsmen tapped to assassinate a ruthless military dictator didn't really move the needle with...
  • James Franco in 'Of Mice and Men' coming to cinemas in November

    The recent Broadway revival of John Steinbeck's "Of Mice and Men" starring James Franco received mixed to negative reviews from critics but nonetheless proved to be a box-office success, recouping its $3.8-million initial investment. In November, Franco...
  • Toronto Film Review: 'The Grump'

    A stubborn, set-in-his-ways, 80-year-old farmer from rural Finland rants about the modern world in "The Grump," a broad satire that represents the sixth feature from helmer Dome Karukoski. Following his 2013 drama "Heart of a Lion," helmer Karukoski...
  • Broadway's 'Of Mice and Men,' with James Franco, Hits Movie Theaters in November

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - The recent stage revival of "Of Mice and Men," the first Broadway production recorded by the National Theater's NT Live series of cinemacasts, will hit movie theaters in the U.S. and Canada in November. With a cast led by...
  • Zachary Quinto: 'Star Trek 3′ Starts Filming Within Six Months

    "Star Trek 3" is evidently getting ready for takeoff. According to star Zachary Quinto, filming will begin on the third installment of the rebooted franchise within the next six months. "I think it's on the horizon," Quintowho, who plays Spock in the...
  • 10 bookish movies coming in September

    10 bookish movies coming in September
    September is full of bookish film adaptations, with movies made from kids books, an international bestseller, a bestselling mystery and a couple of heart-stopping YA thrillers, of course. Here's what's in theaters, and what's coming soon. Things are...
  • Seth Rogen and Adam McKay Team on Ben Schwartz Comedy

    Adam Mckay has attached himself to direct an untitled comedy written by Ben Schwartz, with Seth Rogen attached to star. Gary Sanchez Productions, Point Grey Pictures and Good Universe preemptively purchased the pitch from the actor-writer ("Parks and...
  • James Franco Accidentally Makes Comedy in AOL's 'Making a Scene' Movie Mashups

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - James Franco, famous multihyphenate, wasn't trying to make a string of comedic sketches for AOL. But that's how his latest project, "Making a Scene with James Franco," turned out. The writer-director-producer-actor-poet-...