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James Franco

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Birthday
19, 1978
Birthplace
Palo Alto, CA
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
19, 1978 (age 39)
Birthplace
Palo Alto, CA

About

Actor, filmmaker, author, and professor who won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor for his role in Pineapple Express. His roles in the Spider-Man trilogy and Oz the Great and Powerful brought him additional fame. 

Before Fame

He was arrested as a teenager for underage drinking and graffiti, and was placed under the responsibility of a legal guardian. After dropping out of UCLA, he took acting lessons at the Playhouse West and worked at McDonald's.  

Trivia

He developed a love for painting while attending the California State Summer School for the Arts. He later taught screenwriting at UCLA. 

Family Life

He began dating actress Amanda Seyfried in June 2012 after filming Lovelace with her. His mother Betsy Lou is an actress and writer, and his father Douglas is a Silicon Valley businessman. He has two brothers named Dave and Tom

Associated With

He starred in the hit film Pineapple Express with Seth Rogen.

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