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David John Franco was born in Palo Alto, California, to Betsy Franco, an author, and Douglas Eugene "Doug" Franco, who ran a Silicon Valley business. His mother is Jewish and his father was of Portuguese and Swedish descent. He has two older brothers, actor James Franco and Tom Franco. Dave made his first television appearance at the age of 21, in... See full bio »

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Known For

21 Jump Street
21 Jump Street Eric Molson
(2012)
Now You See Me
Now You See Me Jack Wilder
(2013)
Superbad
Superbad Greg the Soccer Player
(2007)
Now You See Me 2
Now You See Me 2 Jack Wilder
(2016)

Filmography

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 2017 6 Balloons (post-production)
Seth
 2017 The Little Hours
Massetto
 2016 Easy (TV Series)
Jeff
- Hop Dreams (2016) ... Jeff
- Brewery Brothers (2016) ... Jeff
 2016 BoJack Horseman (TV Series)
Alexi Brosefino
- Love And/Or Marriage (2016) ... Alexi Brosefino (voice)
 2016 Nerve
Ian
 2016 Marvel Avengers Academy (Video Game)
Iron Man (voice)
 2015 The Madden 16 (TV Mini-Series)
Blade Johnson
 2015 Other Space (TV Series)
Chad Sampson
- Getting to Know You (2015) ... Chad Sampson (uncredited)
 2014 22 Jump Street
Eric Molson (uncredited)
 2014/I Neighbors
Pete
 2014 The LEGO Movie
Wally (voice)
 2013 Dream Girl w/ Dave Franco & Alison Brie (Video short)
Dave Franco
 2011-2012 Young Justice (TV Series)
Edward Nigma / The Riddler
- Usual Suspects (2012) ... Edward Nigma / The Riddler (voice)
- Terrors (2011) ... Edward Nigma / The Riddler (voice)
 2012 Would You (Short)
Dave
 2011 Bad Meat
Tyler
 2011 The Broken Tower
Young Hart (uncredited)
 2010 Catblock (The Ultimate Co%kblock) (Video short)
 2010 Greenberg
Rich - Sara's Party
 2009 A Fuchsia Elephant (Short)
Michael
 2009 The Shortcut
Mark
 2008 Greek (TV Series)
Gonzo
- Hell Week (2008) ... Gonzo
- Let's Make a Deal (2008) ... Gonzo
- Brothers & Sisters (2008) ... Gonzo
 2008/I Milk
Telephone Tree
 2008 Do Not Disturb (TV Series)
Gus
- Pilot (2008) ... Gus
- Satisfaction (2008) ... Gus
- Dosing (2008) ... Gus
- Birdcage (2008) ... Gus
- Work Sex (2008) ... Gus
 2007 After Sex
Sam
 2006 Frat Bros. (Short)
A.J.
 2006 7th Heaven (TV Series)
Benjamin Bainsworth
- Highway to Cell (2006) ... Benjamin Bainsworth
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Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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I'm a tough critic on myself. See more »

Trivia:

Both Dave and his brother, James Franco, have played famous comic book characters from opposing companies. James played "Harry Osborn", best friend of Marvel Comics' "Peter Parker/Spider-man" and son of his arch nemesis, "The Green Goblin", in Sam Raimi's film trilogy. Dave voiced "Edward Nygma/The Riddler", iconic nemesis of DC Comics' "Batman", in the series, Young Justice: Legacy (2013). Dave ... See more »

Trademark:

Often plays characters much younger than himself. See more »

Nickname:

Davy

Star Sign:

Gemini

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