About James Franco
James Edward Franco was born in Palo Alto, California. He was an English major at UCLA, but dropped out after just his first year to pursue a career in acting. Franco chose to take acting lessons with Robert Carnegie at the Playhouse West instead. After 15 months, he began getting roles for television commercials. His big break came as Harry Osborn in Spider-Man (2002). Franco has since gone on to star in Pineapple Express (2008) and Milk (2008). He was also nominated for an academy award for his role in 127 Hours (2010).
James Franco Facts
- Full Name: James Edward Franco
- Date of Birth: April 19, 1978
- Birthplace: Palo Alto, California
- Height: 5' 11"
- Weight: 168 lbs.
- Shoe Size: 10
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Hair Color: Dark Brown