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Dave Franco


Dave Franco was born in Palo Alto, California. His mother, Betsy Franco, is Jewish, and his father, Douglas Eugene "Doug" Franco, was of Portuguese and Swedish descent, and ran a Silicon Valley business. He has two older brothers, actor James Franco and Tom. Dave made his first television appearance at the age of 21, in 2006, in an episode of 7th ... See full bio »

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 2014 22 Jump Street
Eric Molson (uncredited)
 2014/I Neighbors
Pete
 2014 The Lego Movie
Wally (voice)
 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
 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
 2007 Superbad
Greg the Soccer Player
 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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Personal Quote:

I think my first big purchase was actually for my mom. She had one of those '90s TVs in her living room that's like a 10x10 brick, so I purchased her a flatscreen for her living room. 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). See more »

Trademark:

Great and big smile See more »

Nickname:

Davy

Star Sign:

Gemini

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just looks annoying alpha-tango
Is he really only 1.70m? zomgitserynn
Now You See Me FramedFlower
Doesn't look like James... tricdoll86
You can just tell he's a Franco ddf3
reminds me of james franco...A LOT. lovesick_melody
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