Appeared as himself in student film 'Erased'
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James Edward Franco
5' 11" (1.8 m)
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[on playing gay characters] - It's funny because the way that kind of stuff is talked about on blogs is so black-and-white. It's all cut-and-dry identity politics. 'Is he straight or is he gay?' Or, 'This is your third gay movie - come out already!' And all based on, gay or straight, based on the idea that your object of affection decides your sexuality.
There are lots of other reasons to be ...
Franco told interviewer Terry Gross
that when he was in junior high school, he was arrested for shoplifting cologne from a department store and reselling it with his friends at the school. He noted to Gross the irony that, in 2008, he shot an advertising campaign in which he became the face of Gucci cologne.
Tends to play characters with a troubled past or life