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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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  • Sundance: MPI Pictures Acquires James Franco's 'Kink'

    "Kink," the James Franco-produced "behind-the-sex" documentary of the world's largest producer of pornography with BDSM themes, has been acquired by MPI Pictures, it was announced Sunday. MPI has secured all North American rights. The doc premiered at...
  • James Franco On The Allure Of Super Bowl Ads

    As an actor, James Franco has developed a reputation as someone who likes to mix things up: A feature film here, a soap opera there. And elsewhere, he has taught classes on filmmaking. This Sunday, however, he will be the star of a 90-second Ford...
  • Watch the 'Noah' Super Bowl Spot

    Paramount Pictures has purchased a Super Bowl spot to promote Darren Aronofsky's "Noah," which is sailing into theaters March 28. The studio announced plans to show the commercial for the film before kick-off, after the national anthem. Paramount also...
  • Fox Sports Picks YouTube Musical Duo as Winners of Content Deal Worth $1 Million

    Fox Sports wanted to seed its YouTube channel with a viral and innovative kind of sports content. After a nationwide search, it found two guys who fit the bill: a pair of German-Austrian brothers who set sports news to music. The media company last...
  • Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross to score David Fincher's 'Gone Girl'

    Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross to score David Fincher's 'Gone Girl'
    Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor and English musician Atticus Ross will put their knack for chilly, moody soundscapes to use once again in director David Fincher's upcoming thriller "Gone Girl," an adaptation of theĀ Gillian Flynn novel about a man...
  • James Franco does Cormac McCarthy: The 'Child of God' trailer

    Three full weeks of 2014 passed before James Franco did something bookish and newsworthy: He directed "Child of God," a film adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's 1973 novel, and the (extremely violent) trailer is now online. "Child of God" was McCarthy's...
  • Hugh Jackman Helped Make Broadway the Star-Magnet It Is Today

    When Hugh Jackman hits Broadway next season in Jez Butterworth's play "The River," it'll mark his fourth stint on the Gotham boards in a dozen years. His return not only underscores his remarkable commitment to stage work for an in-demand thesp with a...
  • Sundance: Zach Braff's 'Wish I Was Here' Bought by Focus Features

    In his first major move as CEO of Focus Features, Peter Schlessel and his team at the newly consolidated Universal label have acquired domestic rights to Zach Braff's Kickstarter-funded dramedy "Wish I Was Here." The film premiered Saturday night at...
  • Sundance Film Review: 'Imperial Dreams'

    Inner-city life gets a more optimistic treatment than usual in "Imperial Dreams," the bighearted yet surprisingly nuanced directorial debut of Malik Vitthal. Headlined by another confident and compelling turn from British rising star John Boyega ("...
  • Sundance Film Review: 'Dear White People'

    The depressing number of race-mocking frat parties in recent years becomes the jumping-off point for a snarky but good-humored cultural debate in "Dear White People." Bristling with arguments about the complexities of black identity in a supposedly post-...
  • Sundance: 'The Green Prince' Gets UK, Australia, New Zealand Distribution

    After premiering at Sundance, the documentary that follows the son of a top Hamas leader in Isreal, "The Green Prince," has secured UK, Australia and New Zealand distribution deals. Curzon has the UK rights, and Madman Entertainment will distribute in...
  • Sundance Film Review: 'A Most Wanted Man'

    Intelligence is both the subject and the approach of Anton Corbijn's "A Most Wanted Man," a meticulously plotted, steadily absorbing Hamburg-set drama that casts a cynical yet compassionate eye on the complexities of counterterrorist work in the post-9/11...