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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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  • 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...
  • Keira Knightley, Chloe Moretz Are Sundance 'Laggies' (VIDEO)

    The cast of "Laggies" discuss working with writer/director Lynn Shelton at the Variety Studio in Park City, UT. Chloe Grace Moretz also tells about growing up watch "Pride & Prejudice" and how much she loved working with Keira Knightley. Sponsored by:...
  • Chicago writer/performer takes on James Franco

    Chicago writer/performer takes on James Franco
    A couple of weeks ago, Ian Belknap, who at 47 has the haunted eyes and fixed scowl of the congenitally angry, received an Amazon box in the mail. It had finally arrived, the book he ordered: "Actors Anonymous," the debut novel from James Franco, the...
  • Brad Pitt's Plan B Entertainment exiting Paramount Pictures

    Brad Pitt's film company, Plan B Entertainment, has signed a production deal with New Regency and RatPac Entertainment -- an arrangement that precipitates his company's departure from Paramount Pictures at the end of the year. The pact takes one of...
  • TV This Week Jan. 19 - 25: 'Reign' on KTLA

    TV This Week Jan. 19 - 25: 'Reign' on KTLA
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of Jan. 19 - 25, 2014 in PDF format This week's TV Movies     -------------------- SUNDAY The following serves to inform you...
  • Daniel Radcliffe Makes Broadway Return in 'Cripple of Inishmaan'

    One last star-driven play has squeezed into a crowded Broadway season, with the Daniel Radcliffe-toplined production of "The Cripple of Inishmaan" locking in dates at the Cort Theater for an April opening. Production, one of the shows on the initial...
  • 2014 Oscar Nominations: 'American Hustle,' 'Gravity' Lead with 10 Each

    "American Hustle" and "Gravity" led nominations for the 86th Academy Awards with 10 each, followed by nine for "12 Years a Slave." The trio will compete for best picture in a category that this year has nine entrants, also including "Captain Phillips,"...
  • Interview: Natasha Leggero keeps a lid on controversy

    Interview: Natasha Leggero keeps a lid on controversy
    Natasha Leggero somehow went from being the target of death threats to the envy of the comedy community in a span of a few days. The Rockford-born comedian came under fire when she referenced SpaghettiOs' controversial Pearl Harbor tweet during NBC's...
  • 2014 winter-spring movie preview: An overview of films opening through late April

    2014 winter-spring movie preview: An overview of films opening through late April
    The 2014 winter-spring movie preview is a broad overview of films opening through late April. Release dates and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change. -------------------- FOR THE RECORD: Movie previews: A listing in the...
  • Review: 'Interior. Leather Bar.' an unsettling provocation

    Review: 'Interior. Leather Bar.' an unsettling provocation
    Built upon a movie-history footnote, "Interior. Leather Bar." is an hourlong provocation from directors James Franco and Travis Mathews — a cheerfully unsettling exploration of mainstream representations of male homosexuality. Their jumping-off...
  • 'Inside Llewyn Davis' Wins Big With National Society of Film Critics

    "Inside Llewyn Davis," Joel and Ethan Coen's darkly comic odyssey set against the 1960s New York folk-music scene, swept the National Society of Film Critics' top prizes on Saturday, winning awards for picture, director, actor Oscar Isaac and...
  • 'Inside Llewyn Davis' wins National Society of Film Critics honors

    'Inside Llewyn Davis' wins National Society of Film Critics honors
    "Inside Llewyn Davis," Joel and Ethan Coen's study of a struggling New York folk singer in 1961, was the big winner Saturday at the National Society of Film Critics. The film received four awards, including best film, actor for Oscar Isaac, director for...