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James Franco

Colleges and UniversitiesJames FrancoColumbia UniversityNew York UniversityAcademy Awards127 Hours (movie)
James Franco, 33, who hosted this year's Oscars and was nominated for lead actor for "127 Hours," has been perhaps the most active actor-scholar of late: He is enrolled in Yale University's English PhD program and North Carolina's Warren Wilson College for poetry. In May, he earned a master's... Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times