Actor, filmmaker, and writer.
Nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in the 2010 film 127 Hours.
Franco is known for his collaborations with Seth Rogen, and for playing Scott Smith in ‘Milk’ as the lover of LGBT rights activist Harvey Milk. In 2013, he was honored with a Hollywood Walk of Fame star, and has also been the recipient of awards in his fight against AIDS and other humanitarian causes.
James Franco - Wikipedia
"Interview: James Franco" - The Jewish Chronicle (2011)
"Interview: 'Acting clever'" - The Guardian (2009)
"James Franco honored with Hollywood Walk of Fame star" - CBS (2013)
Scott Smith (activist) - Wikipedia