James Franco is one of the Renowned name in Hollywood Entertainment Industry. A man sore on his own. A multi-talented guy. He is Actor, film director, producer, screenwriter, musician and Teaches Acting in Renowned Institutes. His some amazing work includes as Harry Osborn in Spider-Man 3, as Saul Silver in Pineapple Express (2008), and as Aron Ralston in 127 Hours (2010). In 2011, he released his first EP in collaboration with Kalup Linzy. He is represented by Creative Artists Agency. We will walk you through all about him. Check out James Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Girlfriend, Religion, Family, Biography & More.
He is 40 years old and was born on April 19, 1978 in Palo Alto, California, USA. His Full name is James Edward Franco and his nickname is Teddy. He did his schooling from Palo Alto High School, California and then went to University of California, Los Angeles Later he dropped after a year to pursue his Acting Career.
His career has been a remarkable journey from Side roles to Supporting Roles and then to being Lead in the film. He has given many Successive hits over the years and he got various Accolades and won Prestigious Awards for his work. He won Academy Award for Best Actor in 2010 for film 127 hours. He even won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor for film Disaster Artist. He won Best Actor in a Comedy from Women Film Critics Circle.
He got the looks of a Macho Young man , he got one-sided smile and Curly hair. He believes in regular workouts and diet plan. He is approximately 5’ 10″ tall and weighs around 76 kg. He got Average Build. He has Brown eyes and Brown hair. His ethinicity is White. His Zodiac Sign is Aries.
His Body Measurements are 42 Chest, 31 Waist and 14 Biceps
Family, Religion & Girlfriends
James is born to a Jewish family. His father name is Douglas Eugene “Doug” Franco and he was a Businessman . He died in 2011. And his mother name is Betsy Lou and she is a Writer and used to be an Actress. He got Two Younger Brothers Tom and Dave. Both are Actors.
His paternal grandmother is author of young adult books and his maternal grandmother owned the prominent Verne Art Gallery
His first long term girlfriend was Marla Sokoloff . They met on the sets of Whatever It Takes and soon started dating in 1999 and their relationship lasted for 5 years till 2004 after which they parted ways. In 2006, he fall for another Actress Ahna O’Reilly, the couple got popular, you could see them in Awards shows together and many other places. but later in 2011 they parted ways after 5 years of relationship. After which he has been rumored with many Actress Sienna Miller, Agyness Deyn ,Riccardo Tisci , Klaus Biesenbach , Anne Hathaway , Amanda Seyfried ,Emilia Clarke.
Franco didn’t have much of a support from his family to pursue his dream. He worked at Mc’D and did other work too. The turning point of his career came in 2010 with the Movie 127 Hours, which was a blockbuster. His First film as a supporting Actor was Never Been Kissed (1999). Later he became to try his hand on Direction. His First movie as a Director was The Broken Tower. in 2011.
His First Tv Show was Pacific Blue in 1997. Later he even tried his luck in singing also and Released an EP Turn It Up.
His Other Best work includes Spider-Man trilogy (2002–2007), Milk (2008), Pineapple Express (2008), Eat, Pray, Love (2010), Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011), Spring Breakers (2012), Oz the Great and Powerful (2013), This Is the End (2013), and The Disaster Artist (2017).
His net worth is around $30 million Dollars.
- He was good in Academics and did well on his SATs
- He was arrested for underage drinking, Theft from stores and graffiti.
- He once wanted to become a Marine Biologist.
- His Favorite film is My Own Private Idaho (1991).
- He took acting lessons at the Playhouse West.
- He do volunteer work for the Art of Elysium
- He Endorses many fragrances like Gucci’s men’s fragrance line , Guess cologne, Coach’s Men’s Fragrance
- To support himself, he used to do a Part time job in Mc’Donald
- He supports the LGBT community, he even received the Ally Award at the 15th annual Miami Gay & Lesbian Film Festival.
- He takes film classes at New York University, the University of Southern California, UCLA
- He was voted as the Sexiest Man Living in 2009 by Salon.com in 2009.
- You can Follow him on Facebook, YouTube, Google+, and Tumblr.