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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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Tue Jul 26 5:30pm
This Is the End FXX

A group of celebrities get trapped in James Franco's lavish Hollywood home during the apocalypse, and they struggle to survive as demons roam about and L.A. is consumed by flames.

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Thu Jul 28 9:00am
Never Been Kissed STARZ

Drew Barrymore enchants as a Chicago newspaper editor who relives her hellish teen years while on an undercover assignment at a local high school. Barrymore's great, but the film celebrates the fact that her character wins over the same type of “in crow (more…)

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Thu Jul 28 11:34pm
Date Night FX

Mild-mannered married couple Phil and Claire steal a dinner reservation, which leads to a case of mistaken identity. Turns out the reservation was for a pair of thieves, and now a number of unsavory characters want them dead. If they can survive a wacky an (more…)

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