James Franco is all smiles while chatting about his Broadway show Of Mice and Men held at the Times Center on Friday (March 7) in New York City. The 35-year-old actor was joined by his co-star Chris O’Dowd and NY Times reporter Melena Ryzik. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of James Franco The day [...]
Before Aaron Paul became synonymous with Jesse Pinkman, he would get recognized for another character of his: Floyd from Whatever It Takes, the iconic 2000 teen comedy starring Shane West and James Franco. And by “people,” I mean the Prince of Brunei, who Paul once met while attending his birthday as a +1. Show More Summary
Lighting up the Big Apple on Thursday (March 6), James Franco and "Gossip Girl" starlet Leighton Meester attended the "Of Mice And Men" press conference at Signature Theatre. Attending the event in casual attire, the "Oz the Great and...Show More Summary
James Franco and Chris O’Dowd sandwich in their co-star Leighton Meester at the Of Mice And Men Broadway Press Conference held at the Signature Theatre on Thursday (March 6) in New York City. The three co-stars were joined at the event by their director Anna D. Shapiro and writer Jim Norton to preview the Broadway [...]
He loves to have several irons in the fire so-to-speak, and last night (March 5) James Franco kicked off Franco Fest in New York City. The “Spring Breakers” stud was joined by Travis Mathews at the IFC Center in Manhattan as he welcomed...Show More Summary
(Reuters) - A scandalous affair, dysfunctional family dramas, missing babies, a blind piano player, Legos and James Franco make up an eclectic slate of spotlight films and documentaries at this year's Tribeca Film Festival.
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In his latest essay for Vice, James Franco muses about Twin Peaks. (He's revisiting the show due to its similarities to HBO's True Detective.) Franco mentions the well-known fact that Twin Peaks creator David Lynch was famously pressured into solving the Laura Palmer mystery, despite not actually having identified a... More »
Is it possible to read fiction by an actor without thinking of them as the character that made them famous? It’s a question many people asked when reading James Franco, and it’s a question they’re likely to ask again when reading One More Thing, a new book of short stories by The Office star B. […]
Living art project James Franco has announced Francofest, which is exactly what it sounds like it is: a celebration of Franco's films, curated by Franco himself. Sundance, TriBeCa... these film festivals are nice, but they also feature...Show More Summary
11. James Franco and Anne Hathaway (2011). Always beware of courting the "young," particularly two young people who are basically 50-year-olds in grownup clothing. Franco, stripped of all self-referential schtick, turned into an empty suit with nowhere to hide, and Hathaway's desperate attempts to pep up the room made you want to dive under a chair. Show More Summary
We can’t argue that meat is problematic. We’re just not sure eating Jennifer Lawrence is the solution.
Prep those cocktails and gather round the telly — it’s Oscar time. The Academy is ditching the bro-isms of Seth MacFarlane and has accepted that “hip” hosts James Franco and Anne Hathaway didn’t cut it. They’re playing it safe this year with Ellen DeGeneres, who is making her return to the Academy stage after a seven-year hiatus. Show More Summary
James Franco reads Amie Barrodale’s short story, “William Wei,” first published in the Summer 2011 Paris Review: The opening paragraph: I once brought a girl home because I liked her shoes. That was the only thing I noticed about her. I live in a really small apartment. A lot of my clothes end up piled on […]
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In 1931, Winston Churchill predicted a future in which all the world’s meat would be grown in labs. But he never predicted they would be grown from celebrity tissue samples. Bitelab.org, a company that grows artisanal salami from tissue samples, wants us all to eat more celebrity meat. They have been hard at work developing [...]
Bidart wanted to have dinner with Franco so that he could explain his intentions in writing “Herbert White” (which is written in the first-person character of a necrophiliac murderer), plus, he said, “Of course I wanted to have dinner with James Franco! He was brilliant in Pineapple Express!”
Leighton Meester hides her wedding ring in this new personal photo she shared from Of Mice and Men rehearsals on Thursday (February 27) in New York City. The 27-year-old actress and her co-stars James Franco and Chris O’Dowd were celebrating what would have been the play’s author John Steinbeck‘s 112th birthday. Here is what they [...]
James Franco is getting his own film retrospective! “FrancoFest,” from March 5 to 13 at the IFC Center in New York City, will screen films that Franco has acted in or directed. James is expected to be on hand at some screenings. “Spring Breakers,” anyone? [IndieWire] Do not approach Kanye West’s white sweater with an [...]
An artisanal cannibalism startup says it wants to sell meat grown from the tissue of celebrities like Kanye West and James Franco. Read more...