15.06.2011 [Patch.com] - Star vehicles abound including the Tom Hanks-Julia Roberts recession buster Larry Crowne, Daniel Craig and Harrison Ford swaggering through Cowboys & Aliens, and James Franco in a Planet of the Apes prequel. Did we mention that Justin Timberlake is
11.06.2011 [AceShowbiz] - James Franco's loyalty of his pal, the late Brad Renfro, is displayed on a giant Billboard. The actor's latest art project called "Rebel" shows a black and white picture of him with his right arm being etched with the word "Brad" using a switchblade.
14.06.2011 [Variety] - Exclusive: Ashley Hinshaw is set to star in the indie "Cherry" starring James Franco, Heather Graham, Lili Taylor and Dev Patel. Stephen Elliot will direct with Elliot and Lorelei Lee penning the script. The pic follows Hinshaw's
24.05.2011 [Moviefone (blog)] - By Gary Susman (Subscribe to Gary Susman's posts) '127 Hours' is not just the name of James Franco's most celebrated recent movie. It's also about how long it would take you to watch every film he has in development, assuming they all get made.
16.06.2011 [Get Surrey] - 127 Hours actually refers to the amount of time Aron Ralston (played by Spider-Man bad boy James Franco) spent trapped in Utah's Blue John Canyon. Director Danny Boyle's basic plot and outcome, based on the true story, will come as no surprise to those
16.06.2011 [EventNow] - EventNow reports James Franco honored at AmFAR Inspiration Gala that was hosted the other night in New York City. This even had so many celebrities and New York's socialites attend. The venue was no other than the
16.06.2011 [Digital Spy] - James Franco has denied that he plans to release his first-ever music LP in collaboration with performance artist Kalup Linzy. Franco has downplayed his role in the project, claiming that he simply added some
16.06.2011 [The Jewish Journal of Greater L.A.] - One has to wonder when James Franco ever sleeps. Hollywood's most educated thespian —best-known for his Oscar-nominated turn as the guy who cut off his own arm in “127 Hours” –has famously juggled acting on soap operas and in blockbusters (think
Dla mnie Oscary to przede wszystkim niezwykły zaszczyt. No i zaskoczenie, bo przecież galę wręczenia nagród Akademii na ogół prowadzą aktorzy komediowi, a ja trochę nie pasuję do tego wizerunku. Gdy organizatorzy złożyli mi propozycję, przez moment się zawahałem, ale kiedy dowiedziałem się, że moją partnerką na scenie ma być Anne Hathaway, zgodziłem się od razu. Nabrałem pewności, że wszystko będzie w porządku. - Źródło: Wywiad, Stoplatka, 17 lutego 2011
15.06.2011 [CNN (blog)] - Actor James Franco has played a gay man or two, but when it comes to Tracy Morgan's recent anti-gay tirade, Franco said he sees the gray. “I don't in any way condone what he said and I am very sensitive to youth," Franco told CNN at the amfAR (The
03.06.2011 [Wall Street Journal (blog)] - In the tongue-in-cheek trailer for Shteyngart's book, friends and associates like novelist Edmund White and actor and creative writing student James Franco “reveal” that the prize-winning best-selling author is illiterate.
16.06.2011 [MTV.com] - Countless others including, James Franco, have all had their names tossed in the ring, but sources tell Hollywoodlife.com that, "Penn is thrilled to get this role and thinks it's the film of a lifetime. He's been trying to push out of the 'Gossip Girl'
16.06.2011 [Global Grind] - Kanye West Ain't Happy About "Mama's Boyfriend" Leak, Ke$ha & James Franco Canoodle And MORE! -- RISE AND GRIND: MORNING MUSIC NEWS By GlobalGrind Staff 22 min 35 sec ago Guess who isn't happy?! Mr. Kanye West was not thrilled about the leak of his
06.06.2011 [MTV.com (blog)] - We see James Franco as Will Rodman, whose experimental Alzheimer's drug turns an ape wickedly smart in perhaps the most expensive PSA against animal testing ever filmed. We also see Brian Cox, who starred in Wyatt's award-winning British thriller "The
16.06.2011 [The Atlantic] - A few months after the Academy trotted out youthful—and supposedly youth-friendly—co-hosts Anne Hathaway and James Franco, only to see Oscar-telecast viewership among 18- to 34-year-olds decline from the previous year
16.06.2011 [Hollywood Dame] - Emma Watson may not have time to finish her studies at Brown University despite having help from James Franco, but she has had time for some onset romance. Watson and her 'The Perks of Being a Wallflower' co-star, Johnny Simmons, are dating.
15.06.2011 [LAist] - Look out James Franco! Disgraced former democratic vice presidential nominee, presidential candidate and ex-Senator John Edwards looks like a shoo-in to play Jack Tripper in the Three's Company stage/screen adaptation that Franco spread rumors about at
14.06.2011 [Curbed NY (blog)] - What James Franco did today: hung out at 20 Pine! Yep, in addition to the golf simulator and private subway entrance, the building can now boast that the actor/writer/student/Oscar host shot a movie there. It's the 2012 film The Stare, which sounds
15.06.2011 [Bloginity (blog)] - The event was held in the Museum of Modern Art and honored amfAR supporters James Franco and Michael Kors. amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, is one of the world's leading nonprofit organizations dedicated to the support of AIDS research
03.06.2011 [Movieline] - Gentleman-thug enforcer Martin Donovan has been sent to bring loner James Franco to his boss, slick gangster Josh Lucas, in NYU professor Jay Anania's indie drama Shadows & Lies. But Franco's eating a sandwich, and you don't want to bother Franco when
31.05.2011 [New York Magazine] - James Franco was previously attached as the dude in the younger couple, but he's dropped out for scheduling reasons — and now Jesse Eisenberg, who starred in Baumbach's The Squid and the Whale, is in talks. (Naomi Watts is also a casting possibility
24.05.2011 [New York Magazine] - It seems like every day brings word about a new project that James Franco is attached to star in, adapt, or direct, so when we ran into the actor last night at a dinner hosted by VW, MoMA, and MoMA PS1, we asked him how he finds the time in his
16.06.2011 [Enterprise-Record] - DO: discuss the subject, express yourself creatively, be polite, and cite and link to sources. DON'T: attack others, make unverified factual claims, excessively copy others, or use foul, derogatory, racist or violent language.
06.06.2011 [PopEater] - First, Ricky Gervais and his Golden Globes shtick which proved over-the-top nastiness was not the right equation for laughs, and then the awkward snoozefest that materialized when James Franco and Anne Hathaway hosted the Academy Awards.
10.06.2011 [ShowBiz411.com] - Oscar nominated actor James Franco has received his Master of Fine Arts from Columbia University. His diploma–it's real–is right here. This is quite an accomplishment for anyone, but a working actor with a tough schedule–this is near impossible.
31.05.2011 [New York Magazine] - And to prove it, Artforum recounts a scene from last week's dinner thrown by MoMA and Volkswagen: "Madonna sat next to James Franco, who sat next to Marina Abramović, who sat next to Terence Koh, who sat next to Lizzie Fitch at a small table that also
14.06.2011 [Maui Now] - What do Kate Winslet, Gerard Butler, Megan Fox James Franco, Whoopi Goldberg, Daryl Hannah, Julian Lennon, Cheech Marin, and Isabella Rossellini have in common? They all lend their voices in Hawaii filmmaker Jonathon Kay's stunning
09.06.2011 [ShowBiz411.com] - James Franco's short film, called “Rebel,” may make to the Venice Biennale after all. Or to the Venice Film Festival. Or to Venice, California. Late actor Brad Renfro has something to do with it, as you can see from the billboard on Sunset Boulevard.
08.06.2011 [Salon] - Annoying Judd Apatow prodigy news of the day: James Franco is readying his EP "Turn It Up" with Kalup Linzy for a July 12 release date, which is less than a month after "Rise of the Planet of the Apes" premieres. He literally cannot give it a rest. 2.
02.06.2011 [Up and Comers] - Deadline reports that Braff will play Frank, “the loyal but under-appreciated assistant to Oz” (to be played by James Franco.) Also starring Mila Kunis, Rachel Weisz and Michelle Williams (who signed on after weeks of speculation), this retelling of
08.06.2011 [The Atlantic Wire] - Today: Alec Baldwin sees an opening, Leonardo DiCaprio inches closer to playing a bad guy for Quentin Tarantino, and James Franco finally decides to drop that experimental Joni Mitchell album. Anthony Weiner's struggles have Alec Baldwin talking about