James Franco
  • James Franco

  • Birthday: 1978-04-19
  • Place of Birth: Palo Alto, California, USA
  • Biography:

    James Edward Franco (born April 19, 1978) is an American actor. He left college 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 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.

James Franco Movie List

Title Role Year
Arctic Justice: Thunder Squad (voice) 2019 Try Prime Free >
Zeroville Vikar 2019 Try Prime Free >
Don't Come Back from the Moon Roman Smalley 2019 Try Prime Free >
Freaks and Geeks: The Documentary Himself 2018 Try Prime Free >
Kin 2018 Try Prime Free >
The Ballad of Buster Scruggs Cowboy 2018 Try Prime Free >
Future World Warlord 2018 Free Watch now
The Labyrinth Narrator (voice) 2017 Try Prime Free >
Alien: Covenant Jacob Branson (uncredited) 2017 Free Watch now
The Disaster Artist Tommy Wiseau 2017 Free Watch now
The Vault Ed Mass 2017 Try Prime Free >
In Dubious Battle Mac McLeod 2017 Try Prime Free >
Goat Mitch 2016 Try Prime Free >
11.22.63 Jake Epping 2016 Try Prime Free >
Burn Country Lindsay 2016 Free Watch now
King Cobra Joe Kerekes 2016 Try Prime Free >
Yosemite Phil 2016 Try Prime Free >
The Heyday of the Insensitive Bastards Conrad 2016 Try Prime Free >
Why Him? Laird Mayhew 2016 Free Watch now
Sausage Party Druggie (voice) 2016 Try Prime Free >
The Adderall Diaries Stephen Elliott 2016 Free Watch now
True Story Christian Longo 2015 Free Watch now
Queen of the Desert Henry Cadogan 2015 Free Watch now
Call Me Lucky Himself 2015 Try Prime Free >
The Night Before James 2015 Free Watch now
Wild Horses Ben Briggs 2015 Free Watch now
Every Thing Will Be Fine Tomas Eldan 2015 Try Prime Free >
The Little Prince The Fox (voice) 2015 Try Prime Free >
I Am Michael Michael Glatze 2015 Try Prime Free >
National Theater Live: Of Mice and Men George 2014 Try Prime Free >
Palo Alto Mr. B 2014 Free Watch now
Child of God Jerry 2014 Try Prime Free >
Veronica Mars Himself (uncredited) 2014 Free Watch now
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Will Rodman (uncredited) 2014 Try Prime Free >
The Interview Dave Skylark 2014 Try Prime Free >
Good People Tom Reed 2014 Try Prime Free >
Homefront Gator 2013 Try Prime Free >
Third Person Rick 2013 Try Prime Free >
Lovelace Hugh Hefner 2013 Try Prime Free >
Oz: The Great and Powerful Oz 2013 Try Prime Free >
This Is the End James Franco 2013 Try Prime Free >
Spring Breakers Alien 2013 Free Watch now
Comedy Central Roast of James Franco Himself 2013 Try Prime Free >
As I Lay Dying Darl Bundren 2013 Try Prime Free >
Sal Milton Katselas 2013 Try Prime Free >
Interior. Leather Bar. 2013 Try Prime Free >
Maladies James 2013 Free Watch now
The Broken Tower Hart Crane 2012 Try Prime Free >
The Letter Tyrone 2012 Try Prime Free >
The Color of Time C.K. Williams (age 40) 2012 Try Prime Free >
About Cherry Francis 2012 Try Prime Free >
The Iceman Marty Freeman 2012 Free Watch now
Marina Abramović: The Artist Is Present Himself 2012 Try Prime Free >
The Green Hornet Danny Crystal Cleer 2011 Try Prime Free >
Rise of the Planet of the Apes Will Rodman 2011 Try Prime Free >
Your Highness Fabious 2011 Try Prime Free >
Eames: The Architect & The Painter Voice 2011 Try Prime Free >
Eat Pray Love David 2010 Try Prime Free >
With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story Himself 2010 Try Prime Free >
Shadows & Lies William Vincent 2010 Try Prime Free >
Saturday Night Himself 2010 Try Prime Free >
Love and Distrust Travis 2010 Try Prime Free >
Date Night Taste 2010 Free Watch now
127 Hours Aron Ralston 2010 Try Prime Free >
Howl Allen Ginsberg 2010 Try Prime Free >
Good Time Max Max 2008 Try Prime Free >
Pineapple Express Saul Silver 2008 Free Watch now
Nights in Rodanthe Mark Flanner 2008 Free Watch now
Camille Silias 2008 Try Prime Free >
Milk Scott Smith 2008 Try Prime Free >
Finishing the Game: The Search for a New Bruce Lee Dean Silo 2007 Try Prime Free >
In the Valley of Elah Sergeant Carnelli 2007 Free Watch now
Knocked Up Himself (uncredited) 2007 Free Watch now
Spider-Man 3 Harry Osborn / New Goblin 2007 Try Prime Free >
Interview Boyfriend on Phone (voice) 2007 Try Prime Free >
The Holiday Himself 2006 Free Watch now
Flyboys Blaine Rawlings 2006 Free Watch now
The Wicker Man Bar Guy #1 2006 Free Watch now
Annapolis Jake Huard 2006 Free Watch now
Tristan & Isolde Tristan 2006 Free Watch now
The Dead Girl Derek 2006 Try Prime Free >
The Ape Harry Walker 2005 Try Prime Free >
The Great Raid Captain Prince 2005 Free Watch now
Spider-Man 2 Harry Osborn 2004 Try Prime Free >
The Company Josh 2003 Free Watch now
City By The Sea Joey 2002 Try Prime Free >
Deuces Wild Tino 2002 Free Watch now
Spider-Man Harry Osborn 2002 Try Prime Free >
Mother Ghost Skateboarder guy 2002 Try Prime Free >
Sonny Sonny 2002 Try Prime Free >
James Dean James Dean 2001 Try Prime Free >
Whatever It Takes Chris Campbell 2000 Try Prime Free >
Never Been Kissed Jason 1999 Free Watch now

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