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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. Dave made his first television appearance at the age of 21, in 2006, ... See full bio »

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 2016 Nerve (completed)
Ian
 2016 Avengers Academy (Video Game)
Iron Man (voice)
 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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Personal Quote:

[observation, age 27, on playing teenage roles] Everyone always says, especially in the business, it's great to look a lot younger than you are for longevity's sake. But sometimes I just want to look my damn age and play a character my age. I don't want to play high school again. See more »

Trivia:

On his father's side, he is the grandson of Daniel Franco, Jr. and Marjorie J. Peterson. On his mother's side, he is the grandson of Daniel Verne (born Daniel S. Verovitz) and Marjorie "Mitzie" Levine. One of Dave's maternal great-grandfathers, Emanuel "Manuel" V. Levine, was a prominent judge in Cleveland. See more »

Trademark:

Often plays high school bullies (Superbad (2007), Fright Night (2011), 21 Jump Street (2012)) See more »

Nickname:

Davy

Star Sign:

Gemini

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