James Franco

Born:  April 19, 1978, Palo Alto, California


1999:  Never Been Kissed

2000:  Whatever It Takes, If Tomorrow Comes

2001:  Some Body

2002:  Spider-Man, Deuces Wild, Blind Spot, You Always Stalk The Ones You Love, Mother Ghost, Sonny, City By The Sea

2003:  The Company

2004:  Spider-Man 2

2005:  The Ape, The Great Raid, Fool’s Gold

2006:  Tristan + Isolde, Annapolis, The Wicker Man, Flyboys, The Dead Girl, The Holiday

2007:  An American Crime, Interview, Finishing the Game: The Search for a New Bruce Lee, Knocked Up, Spider-Man 3, Good Time Max, In The Valley of Elah

2008:  Camille, Pineapple Express, Nights In Rodanthe, Milk

2010:  Howl, Date Night, Shadows & Lies, Eat Pray Love, 127 Hours

2011:  The Green Hornet, Your Highness, The Broken Tower, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Sal

2012:  About Cherry, Maladies, The Iceman, Spring Breakers, The Letter, The Color of Time

2013:  Interior. Leather. Bar, Lovelace, Oz The Great and Powerful, As I Lay Dying, This Is The End, Palo Alto, Child of God, Third Person, Playtime, Homefront

2014:  Veronica Mars, National Theater Live: Of Mice and Men, Good People, The Sound and the Fury, The Interview, I Think You’re Totally Wrong: A Quarrel

2015:  Don Quixote, True Story, Yosemite, I Am Michael, Queen of the Desert, Every Thing Will Be Fine, Wild Horses, The Heyday of the Insensitive Bastards, The Adderall Diaries, The Little Prince, Black Dog Red Dog, Memoria, The Night Before

2016:  Goat, Sausage Party, King Cobra, Burn Country, In Dubious Battle, Why Him?, Blood Surf

2017: The Labyrinth, The Institute, Actors Anonymous, The Show, Alien: Covenant, Don’t Come Back From The Moon, Blood Heist, The Vault, The Disaster Artist, The Mad Whale

2018:  Mississippi Requiem, Future World, Kin, The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, Pretenders

2019:  Zeroville, Arctic Dogs

2020:  Kill The Czar


Academy Award Nomination:  Best Actor, 127 Hours (2010)

Golden Globe Awards:  Best Actor-Miniseries/TV Movie, James Dean (2001); Best Actor-Musical/Comedy, The Disaster Artist (2017)
Nominations:  Best Actor-Musical/Comedy, Pineapple Express (2008); Best Actor-Drama, 127 Hours (2010)

Screen Actors Guild Award Nominations:  Best Male Actor-TV Movie/Miniseries, James Dean (2001); Outstanding Motion Picture Cast, Milk (2008); Best Male Actor, 127 Hours (2010); Best Male Actor, The Disaster Artist (2017)


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