Articles Tagged with james franco

Was James Franco’s Instagram Scandal A Marketing Ploy?

Did James Franco Really Hit On A 17-Year-Old Girl?

Accidentally hitting on a 17-year-old girl has left James Franco in hot water. The Oscar-nominated actor has since apologized for his actions, saying that “social media is tricky.” But was this supposed scandal part of James Franco’s promotion for his new feature film, Palo Alto? The film is based on a collection of short stories… Read more »

Britney Spears Advocates James Franco For Christian Grey Role

Britney Spears advocates for James Franco

Britney Spears isn’t afraid to let people know who she’s currently crushing on. Spears, who calls herself a huge Brad Pitt fan, has a certain star in mind for the role of Christian Grey. Spears wants James Franco to play the role of Christian Grey now that Charlie Hunnam is out of the tantalizing adaptation… Read more »

Willem Dafoe, James Franco Aren’t Fans Of The ‘Spider-Man’ Reboot

Marc Webb The Amazing Spider-Man

Actors Willem Dafoe and James Franco aren’t exactly huge fans of director Marc Webb’s recent Spider-Man reboot. Since the similarities between Sam Raimi’s adaptation and Webb’s reboot are too hard to ignore, Dafoe firmly believes the picture was made strictly for the money. The actor said he was a little shocked when he saw the… Read more »

James Franco Posts Gay Centric Photos In Response To Gawker Gossip

James Franco

Most celebrities like to deny romances, and then there’s meta-artist James Franco. In the years leading up to his skyrocketing as a pop culture figure, Franco has had to endure constant speculation about his love life. This includes many outlets questioning his work that consistently features the actor playing gay icons. Over the last two… Read more »

NYFF: James Franco Talks Necrophilia For ‘Child Of God’

Filmmaker James Franco

As a filmmaker James Franco is fearless, as he’s chosen to model most of his body of work after unadaptable works of literature. For Franco it’s a testament to his spirit as a fearless creator, which usually sees the MFA-meta actor having the arduous task of adapting the most daunting American classics to the screen…. Read more »

James Franco Wishes He Was Gay [Video]

James Franco

James Franco got roasted on Comedy Central, and predictably, it was all gay jokes as far as the eye can see. While Franco had to bend over for the roast, an event in which insults are the name of the game, the star is no stranger to gay rumors. And while Franco says he isn’t… Read more »

Sarah Silverman Makes Fun Of Jonah Hill During James Franco Roast

Comedy Central James Franco Roast

Sarah Silverman took a few minutes during the recent Comedy Central roast of James Franco to poke a little fun at 21 Jump Street star Jonah Hill. Folks who decide to show up for one of these celebrity roasts should prepare to have jokes lobbed in their general direction. Although Hill wasn’t the guest of… Read more »

James Franco Falls For Emma Roberts In ‘Palo Alto’ [Video]

Palo Alto Trailer

Extremely busy actor James Franco plays a high school soccer coach who falls for an underrated girl in Gia Coppola’s directorial debut Palo Alto. Based on Franco’s short story collection, the movie follows the misadventures of several teenagers who seem to do nothing but get into trouble. Coppola and Franco recently debuted the flick out… Read more »

Gia Coppola Makes Directorial Debut With ‘Palo Alto’ [Video]

Palo Alto Movie Trailer

Gia Coppola recently made her directorial debut with the 2013 drama Palo Alto. The movie is based on a series of short stories penned by actor James Franco. The filmmaker assembled a fantastic group of young actors to populated her first cinematic effort. Counted among the cast are Emma Roberts, Pretty Little Liars alum Keegan… Read more »

Linda Lovelace’s Story Revealed In ‘Lovelace’ Trailer

Linda Lovelace

They say there’s two sides to every story, and for directors Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman Linda Lovelace’s story was worth telling. It’s a Lifetime story in the making, but one that miraculously avoids all the trappings one would expect. Pointing a more sophisticated lens, the audience meets a different Linda Lovelace, one who lacks… Read more »

Men Behind The Drag: A Look At Male Stars And Their Feminine Side

Men Behind The Drag: A Look At Male Stars And Their Feminine Side

The recent “big reveal” of Jared Leto reaching for the make-up and getting his femininity on has caused many to discuss not only this male star but other men behind the drag that have unleashed their womanly side in the past. In a spread from Candy magazine, we all looked over the pages and felt pretty impressed… Read more »

‘Man Of Steel’ Reviewed By James Franco

James Franco offers his review on 'Man of Steel'

James Franco has offered his own review for Man of Steel! In a crossover of epic proportions, one of the main characters from the Spider-Man films with Tobey Maguire has given his own review on the latest DC Comics film Man of Steel. No, that wasn’t a hole in space and time ripping open. James… Read more »