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Nuance meets brooding intensity in the form of Franco, who was the inspired choice to play a handsome loner in the 1999-2000 cult dramedy Freaks and Geeks. Although the series lacked longevity, the actor stuck around, further crystallizing his appeal in th… (more)

Birth Name: James Edward Franco

Birth Place: Palo Alto, CA

Birthday: April 19, 1978, Aries

Profession: Actor, Director, Writer

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T.R. Knight, Sarah Gadon, James Franco,<em> 11.22.63</em>

VIDEO: 11.22.63 Star T.R. Knight Breaks Down That Shocking Death

[Warning: This article contains major spoilers about Episode 5 of 11.22.63. Read at your own risk!] Johnny Clayton (T.R. Knight) finally got what was coming to him on this week's episode of Hulu's 11.22.63 - or did he? According to Knight, the charac… Read more

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Franco Roast: It Ain't Gonna Be Pretty
00:34 — The Comedy Central Roast of James Franco premieres on Labor Day.
Sony to release "The Interview" in limited run
01:12 — Sony Pictures has agreed to release "The Interview" to independent theaters soon. The Alamo Drafthouse chain in Dallas and the Plaza Theater in Atlan (more…)
Despite hackers' threats, “The Interview� is released
02:43 — North Korea charges President Obama with being behind the release of the Seth Rogen-James Franco comedy, "The Interview," after Sony took their contro (more…)
Watch James Franco in a scene from "Yosemite"
00:52 — Gabrielle Demeestere is the director behind Franco's new film, which follows the intertwining tales of three 5th grade friends. Franco plays the fathe (more…)

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Sun Jul 24 5:21pm
Rise of the Planet of the Apes FXM

Created in a San Francisco lab by an ambitious father-and-son scientist team seeking to eradicate Alzheimer's disease, genetically engineered chimp Caesar uses his powerful intellect to lead an ape uprising against all of humankind in this "Planet of the A (more…)

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Mon Jul 25 2:12am
Roast of James Franco CMDY-E

Seth Rogen hosts a salute to actor James Franco. Roasters include Bill Hader, Jonah Hill, Nick Kroll, Natasha Leggero, Jeff Ross and Sarah Silverman.

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Mon Jul 25 3:00pm
Rise of the Planet of the Apes FXM

Created in a San Francisco lab by an ambitious father-and-son scientist team seeking to eradicate Alzheimer's disease, genetically engineered chimp Caesar uses his powerful intellect to lead an ape uprising against all of humankind in this "Planet of the A (more…)

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