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James Franco Biography: Movies, Net Worth, Wife, Age

James Edward Franco (born 19 April 1978), simply addressed as James Franco, is an American creative and strategic actor and filmmaker.

He is very dedicated and committed to his career. James Franco is very good at interpreting movie roles. His movie debuts are always full of suspense.

Let’s take a sneak preview into the life of this prolific actor.

James Franco Biography

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Full Name: James Edward Franco
Stage Name: James Franco
Born: 19 April 1978 (age 43 years old)
Place of Birth: Palo Alto, California, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.8 m
Parents: Douglas Eugene Franco, Betsy Franco
Siblings: Dave Franco, Tom Franco
Wife • Spouse: Not Married
Girlfriend • Partner: Izabel Pakzad (rum.)
Children: N/A
Occupation: Actor • TV Personality
Net Worth: US$20 million – US$30 million

Early Life

James Franco was born on the 19th of April 1978 in Palo Alto, California, United States.

His father, Douglas Eugene Franco, is a businessman and is the founder of silicon valley. James Franco‘s mother, Betsy Franco, is an author of a children’s book, and she is also a seasoned actress, a part-time actress.

James Franco is the eldest of three children, he has two younger siblings named Dave Franco and Tom Franco, and they are both actors.

Education

James Franco attended the Palo Alto High School in 1996. He used to act in school plays and dramas during his high school days.

He was arrested during his high school days for numerous crimes such as stealing designers from a store, underage drinking, and illegal graffitis on the street.

After James Franco graduated from the Palo Alto High School, he entered the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) as an English major but dropped out of the university to pursue his career choices as an actor.

Personal Life

James Franco always regards him as a Jewish person. He once revealed that he feels as if he has “missed out on the Jewish experience” but has been told not to worry about that by his Jewish friends. He went on to reveal that he likes “the idea of religion as a source of community.”

There are so many questions surrounding James Franco‘s sexual orientation. James Franco is an avid supporter of the LGBT community; his frequent support for the community makes people think he is gay.

James Franco‘s girlfriend or wife is not in anyway published on the media spaces which leaves his fans guessing. Some media spaces rumor that his girlfriend might be Izabel Pakzad.

Career

On the 23rd of February 2011, James Franco made a debut on NBC’s Minute to Win It Show, where the real-life Ralston was participating as a contestant playing for charity.

He also played the role of Harry Osborn, the son of the green goblin and the defunct friend of Peter Parker in Spiderman 2 and 3.

In 2005 he made an outstanding debut in a movie titled Black Comedy The Apes.

After James Franco dropped out of the university to pursue his career as an actor, things became hard because his parents refused to support his acting ambitions. His first paid role was a television commercial for Pizza Hut featuring a dancing Elvis Presley.

He got his breakthrough in the movie industry in 1999 after he was cast as the lead role on the short-lived but well-reviewed NBC television series titled Freaks and Geeks.

Net Worth

James Franco‘s net worth is tweaked to be waggling around US$20 million to US$30 million.

Filmography

  • Spiderman 2 and 3
  • The Deuce
  • General Hospital
  • Annapolis
  • City By The Sea
  • Never Been Kissed
  • Whatever it Takes
  • Black Comedy The Ape
  • The Great Raid
  • Sixth Ranger Battalion
  • Flyboys
  • The Wicker Man
  • The Holiday