The James Franco Handbook: Everything You Need to Know About James Franco
James Edward Franco (born April 19, 1978) is an American actor, film director, screenwriter, film producer, author, and painter. He began acting during the late 1990s, appearing on the short-lived television series Freaks and Geeks and starring in several teen films.
In 2001 he played the title role in Mark Rydell's television biographical film James Dean, which earned him a Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Miniseries or Television Film. Franco achieved international fame with his portrayal of Harry Osborn in the Spider-Man trilogy. Since then, his films have included the war film The Great Raid (2005), the 2006 romantic drama Tristan & Isolde, and Justin Lin's drama Annapolis (2006).
In 2008, Franco starred in the comedy stoner film Pineapple Express and received a Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Actor in a Motion Picture Musical or Comedy. He played a prominent role in the 2008 biographical film Milk. In 2010, he played the lead role in 127 Hours, a film about Aron Ralston, an American mountaineer who cut off his own arm to free himself after he was trapped beneath a boulder.
This book is your ultimate resource for James Franco. Here you will find the most up-to-date information, photos, and much more.
In easy to read chapters, with extensive references and links to get you to know all there is to know about his Early life, Career, Personal life and Filmography right away: Never Been Kissed, Freaks and Geeks, Whatever It Takes (film), James Dean (film), Sonny (film), City by the Sea, Spider-Man (film), Deuces Wild, The Company (film), Spider-Man 2, The Great Raid, Tristan & Isolde (film), Annapolis (film), The Wicker Man (2006 film), Flyboys (film), The Dead Girl, The Holiday, Spider-Man 3, Knocked Up, In the Valley of Elah, Finishing the Game, An American Crime, Camille (2007 film), Pineapple Express (film), Nights in Rodanthe (film), Milk (film), General Hospital, Klaus and Greta, Date Night, Eat Pray Love, Howl (film), 127 Hours, Your Highness, Rise of the Apes
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