James Franco

Gender: male | Birthday: 1978-04-19 | Place of Birth:

James Edward Franco (born April 19, 1978) is an American actor. He left college (because it was too hard) in order to pursue acting and started off his career by making guest appearances on television series in the 1990s. Franco landed a lead part on the short-lived cult hit television program Freaks and Geeks and later achieved recognition for playing the titular character in the TV biopic James Dean (2001), for which he was awarded a Golden Globe Award. He achieved international fame with his portrayals of Harry Osborn in Sam Raimi's Spider-Man trilogy.Franco has never been acclaimed for both dramatic and comedic work in projects and has appeared in an eclectic range of projects since the 2000s. Ranging from period to contemporary pieces, and from major Hollywood productions to less publicized indie films, as well as fantasy movies to biopics and soap operas. Other notable films include Pineapple Express, a stoner comedy that earned him his second Golden Globes nomination, the Harvey Milk-biopic Milk (both 2008) as well as Danny Boyle's 2010 movie 127 Hours, about real-life mountain climber Aron Ralston's struggle to free his hand from a boulder. His performance in 127 Hours earned him nominations for many high-profile awards, including the Academy Awards, Golden Globe and SAG Awards (None of which he won)Franco has hosted the skit comedy Saturday Night Live twice as well as the 83rd Academy Awards with Anne Hathaway. He volunteers for the Art of Elysium charity and is in a relationship with actress Ahna O'Reilly.Description above from the Wikipedia article James Franco, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Movies of James Franco

Arctic Justice: Thunder Squad
Arctic Justice: Thunder Squad

Arctic Justice: Thunder Squad   2018

Release Date: 2018-01-28

Rating: 0

Production Companies:

Director: Aaron Woodley / Anjelica Huston /

Stars: 
James Franco  /  Jeremy Renner  /  Alec Baldwin
The Disaster Artist
The Disaster Artist

The Disaster Artist   2017

Release Date: 2017-12-01

Rating: 0

Production Companies: New Line Cinema / Warner Bros. /

Director: J.J. Abrams / James Franco /

Stars: 
James Franco  /  Dave Franco  /  Seth Rogen
The Vault
The Vault

The Vault   2017

Release Date: 2017-09-01

Rating: 4.7

Production Companies:

Director: Dan Bush / James Franco /

Don't Come Back from the Moon
Don't Come Back from the Moon

Don't Come Back from the Moon   2017

Release Date: 2017-06-20

Rating: 1

Production Companies:

Director: Bruce Thierry Cheung / James Franco /

Alien: Covenant
Alien: Covenant

Alien: Covenant   2017

Release Date: 2017-05-09

Rating: 5.7

Production Companies:

Director: Javier Botet / Amy Seimetz /

The Institute
The Institute

The Institute   2017

Release Date: 2017-03-03

Rating: 3.8

Production Companies:

Director: Pamela Romanowsky / Nina Ljeti /

Stars: 
James Franco  /  Tim Blake Nelson  /  Lori Singer
Last Supper
Last Supper

Last Supper   2017

Release Date: 2017-02-22

Rating: 6.3

Production Companies: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation / 20th Century Fox Studios /

Director: James Franco / Amy Seimetz /

Stars: 
Uli Latukefu  /  Tess Haubrich  /  Alexander England
In Dubious Battle
In Dubious Battle

In Dubious Battle   2017

Release Date: 2017-02-17

Rating: 5.7

Production Companies: Thats Hollywood / RabbitBandini Productions /

Director: James Franco / Ed Harris /

Stars: 
James Franco  /  Nat Wolff  /  Selena Gomez
High School Lover
High School Lover

High School Lover   2017

Release Date: 2017-02-04

Rating: 5.6

Production Companies:

Director: James Franco / Jerell Rosales /

Stars: 
James Franco  /  Paulina Singer  /  François Arnaud
Why Him?
Why Him?

Why Him?   2016

Release Date: 2016-12-22

Rating: 6.4

Production Companies:

Director: Steve Gehrke / John Hamburg /

Stars: 
James Franco  /  Bryan Cranston  /  Zoey Deutch
Goat
Goat

Goat   2016

Release Date: 2016-09-23

Rating: 5.3

Production Companies: Killer Films / Rabbit Bandini Films /

Director: James Franco / Andrew Neel /

Stars: 
James Franco  /  Nick Jonas  /  Ben Schnetzer
The Heyday of the Insensitive Bastards
The Heyday of the Insensitive Bastards

The Heyday of the Insensitive Bastards   2016

Release Date: 2016-07-16

Rating: 0

Production Companies: Elysium Bandini Studios /

Director: Lowell Dean / Shadae Lamar Smith /

Stars: 
James Franco  /  Natalie Portman  /  Kristen Wiig
Sausage Party
Sausage Party

Sausage Party   2016

Release Date: 2016-07-11

Rating: 5.6

Production Companies: Columbia Pictures / Sony Pictures Animation /

Director: Conrad Vernon / Greg Tiernan /

Stars: 
Seth Rogen  /  Kristen Wiig  /  Jonah Hill
Mother, May I Sleep with Danger?
Mother, May I Sleep with Danger?

Mother, May I Sleep with Danger?   2016

Release Date: 2016-06-18

Rating: 5.4

Production Companies: RabbitBandini Productions / Sony Pictures Television /

Director: James Franco / Melanie Aitkenhead /

Stars: 
Emily Meade  /  Leila George  /  Nick Eversman
Burn Country
Burn Country

Burn Country   2016

Release Date: 2016-04-16

Rating: 5.3

Production Companies: Ace Productions / Rabbit Bandini Films /

Director: Ian Olds / James Franco /

Stars: 
Dominic Rains  /  Melissa Leo  /  James Franco
King Cobra
King Cobra

King Cobra   2016

Release Date: 2016-04-16

Rating: 5.8

Production Companies:

Director: Justin Kelly / James Franco /

The Adderall Diaries
The Adderall Diaries

The Adderall Diaries   2016

Release Date: 2016-04-15

Rating: 5.2

Production Companies:

Director: Pamela Romanowsky / Leslie Zak /

Stars: 
James Franco  /  Amber Heard  /  Ed Harris
Memoria
Memoria

Memoria   2016

Release Date: 2016-04-08

Rating: 5.1

Production Companies: RabbitBandini Productions /

Director: Nina Ljeti / Vladimir de Fontenay /

Stars: 
Sam Dillon  /  Thomas Mann  /  James Franco
The 4%: Film's Gender Problem
The 4%: Film's Gender Problem

The 4%: Film's Gender Problem   2016

Release Date: 2016-03-08

Rating: 4.5

Production Companies:

Director: Caroline Suh / Paul Feig /

11.22.63
11.22.63

11.22.63   2016

Release Date: 2016-02-15

Rating: 7.9

Production Companies: Warner Bros. Television / Bad Robot /

Director: Fred Toye / James Franco /

Stars: 
James Franco  /  Chris Cooper  /  Daniel Webber
Yosemite
Yosemite

Yosemite   2016

Release Date: 2016-01-01

Rating: 4.5

Production Companies: RabbitBandini Productions /

Director: Gabrielle Demeestere / James Franco /

Stars: 
James Franco  /  Henry Hopper  /  Steven Wiig
The Night Before
The Night Before

The Night Before   2015

Release Date: 2015-11-20

Rating: 6.1

Production Companies: Sony Pictures / Point Grey Pictures /

Director: Seth Rogen / Joseph Gordon-Levitt /

The Sound And The Fury
The Sound And The Fury

The Sound And The Fury   2015

Release Date: 2015-10-23

Rating: 4.4

Production Companies: Rabbit Bandini Films /

Director: Tim Blake Nelson / Seth Rogen /

Stars: 
Joey King  /  Nat Wolff  /  James Franco
Queen of the Desert
Queen of the Desert

Queen of the Desert   2015

Release Date: 2015-09-03

Rating: 6

Production Companies: Benaroya Pictures / H Films /

Director: Alina Apostu / James Franco /

Stars: 
Nicole Kidman  /  James Franco  /  Robert Pattinson
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