Best known for his role as Harry Osbourne in the Spiderman movies, this actor has surely shown his versatility. James Franco was born on April 19, 1978, in Palo Alto, California. He made a huge risk when attending University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) where he majored in English but dropped out to pursue a career in acting. However, he re-attended UCLA and graduated in 2008.
James first gained attention on the short-lived but well-reviewed television show "Freaks and Geeks." His first major film was the romantic comedy Whatever It Takes. James went on to star in such films as Flyboys, Annapolis, Tristan & Isolde, Pineapple Express, Milk, and 127 Hours.
FUN FACTS:He was the face of Gucci's men's fragrance line in 2008.
He had initially auditioned for the role of Peter Parker in Spiderman.
His production company is called Rabbit Bandini Productions.