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James Edward Franco (born April 19, 1978) Palo Alto, California U.S. Happened in. Apart from being an American actor, he is also a writer, painter, and filmmaker. He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor for Best Actor in 127 Hours (2010). He may have got this award, but he had definitely won the hearts of the people with his acting. He is such a talented actor that he has as much popularity as his role in the film (film names are: Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man trilogy, Milk , Eat, Pray, Love, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Spring Breakers , and Oz the Great and Powerful) . He has worked with Seth Rogen in eight films and a television series, some of which are great movies (Pineapple Express, This Is the End, Sausage Party, and The Disaster Artist) as well as a he also won Golden Globe Award for Best Actor.

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He is known for his films as well as his shows on television. His first TV show was the short-lived comedy-drama Freaks and Geeks in 1999–2000, in which he played Daniel Desario. He was won a Globe Award for Outstanding Performance in the biographical film James Dean in 2011, and he was nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award and a Prime time Emmy Award.

Early Life

The birthplace of him is Palo Alto, California. He is 43 years old now. His mother’s name is Betsy Lou (née Verne), she is a children’s book author and occasional actress. His father’s name is Douglas Eugene Franco, he runs a Silicon Valley business. His mother is of Jewish descent and his father is of Portuguese (from Madeira) and Swedish descent. His maternal grandfather’s name is Daniel, his maternal grandfather changed his surname from “Werowitz” to “Verne” after 1940.His grandmother’s name is Marjorie (née Peterson), she was a published author of young adult books. And her maternal grandmother’s name is Mitzie (née Levine) and she was an active member of the National Council of Jewish Women and the owner of the major Verne Art Gallery in Cleveland, Ohio. He was raised “academic, liberal and largely secular. He grew up with his two brothers in California. He has two brothers named Tom and Dave, who is an actor.


Hegraduated from Palo Alto High School in 1996 where he learned acting. In 1998, he joined CSSSA for theater studies. When he was in high school, he fell into some bad habits, he became part of a group that used to do things like drinking, graffiti. Because of the public, he was also arrested.

 Personal life

He calls himself a Jew. He always remains a topic of discussion in the media due to his sexuality. Since 1999, Franco dated Marla Sokoloff for 5 years. He broke up after some time and then till 2011 he was in a relationship with actress Ahana O’Reilly.And in August 2011, in an interview to Playboy magazine, he told about his breakup.

Real Name James Edward Franco
Nick Name Franco
Age 43 years old
Date Of Birth April 19, 1978 
Religion Jewish
Gender Male
Birth Place Vigo, Galicia, Spain
  • Actor
  • Filmmaker
  • Film, director
  • Producer
  • Screenwriter
  • Film editor
  • Teacher
  • Author
  • Musician
Zodiac sign Aries
Notable Work Filmography
Father Name Douglas Eugene Franco
Mother Name Betsy Lou (née Verne)
Maternal Grandfather Name Daniel
Paternal Grandmother Name Marjorie (née Peterson)
Maternal Grandmother Name Mitzie (née Levine)
Brother name
  • Tom (Artist)
  • Dave (Actor
 School Palo Alto, California
College  University of California, Los Angeles (B.A.)
Columbia University (M.F.A.)
New York University (M.F.A.)
Brooklyn College (M.F.A.)
Warren Wilson College (M.F.A.)
Yale University (Ph.D. student)
Rhode Island School of Design
Qualification Diploma in Theatre Arts
 Physical Status
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Height 5 foot 10 inches (1.78 m)
Body type Slim
Weight 76 kg (167.5 lbs)
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Dark Brown
Shoe Size 11 US
Chest size 42 inches
Waist  size 31 Inches
Biceps size 14 inches
   Relationship Status
Are you married ? No
Is he Gay No
Any Affair Yes
 Ex- Girl Friend name
  • Marla Sokoloff
  • Ahna O’Reilly
  • Agyness Deyn
  • Ashley Hartman
Close Friend Don’t Know
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Interesting Fact

  • He had to obtain a pilot’s license to play aviator Blaine Rollings in the film Flyboys.
  • He was on the streets for several days for the role of Joy, a drug addict, which he was supposed to do in City by the Sea (2002). He believes that to enter the character, one should be like him first.
  • He studied together at Brooklyn College, New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts,  Warren Wilson College in North Carolina and Columbia University.
  • He took fencing and horse riding training to play his character in the movie Tristan & Isolde.

Stage Performance

  • In 2014 :-  Of Mice and Men as  Performer (character name :- George )
  • In 2014 :-  The Long Shift as Director


In 2011, he performed on the album Turn It Up EP, collaborating with Kalup Linzy. He then appeared on the 2012 MotorCity EP album with Tim O’Keefe, as the duo “Daddy”. In 2016, Tim O’Keefe appeared as the duo “Daddy” on the album Let Me Get What I Want.

Music on other albums list 

  • In 2013: “Hanging with Da Dopeboys
  • In 2013: “I Love You”
  • In 2015: “11/22/63”

Award list 

  • Golden Globe Awards
  • Critics Awards
  • Festival Awards
  • Independent Spirit Awards
  • Hasty Pudding Theatricals
  • Miscellaneous film and television awards

Nominated Award list 

He has also been nominated for many awards, that award is Academy Awards, BAFTA Awards,Golden Globe Awards,Screen Actors Guild Awards , Critics Awards, Emmy Awards, Festival Awards, Empire Awards, Hasty Pudding Theatricals, Independent Spirit Awards, Golden Raspberry Awards, Grammy Awardsm MTV Movie Awards, People’s Choice Awards, Satellite Awards,Saturn Awards, Young Artist Awards ,Miscellaneous film and television awards.

Net worth 

He is one of Hollywood’s best actors, is very talented, considering his professions, his total net worth as of 2021 is around $ 30 million.


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James Franco  FAQ’s

Que :  What is his’s full name?
Ans : James Edward Franco

Que :  What is the nick name of him?
Ans : Franco

Que :  How old is he?
Ans : 43 years old

Que :  What is the Religion of him?
Ans : Jewish

Que :  Who is his’s brother?
Ans : Tom (Artist) & Dave (Actor)

Que :  What is the qualification of him?
Ans : Diploma in Theatre Arts

Que :  What is the height of him?
Ans : 5 foot 10 inches (1.78 m)

Que :  Is he Married?
Ans :  No .

Que :  What is the Net Worth of him?
Ans : Approx $ 30 million

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