Genre-defying James Franco may claim a lot of titles — thespian, Oscar host, student, artist, writer and director (whew! and then came to New York to go school for two years. I think that was it for her." The actor may be newly single, but that doesn't keep him from eyeing other crushes -- on fellow actor Robert Pattinson, no less.
) — but he can scratch one thing off his list: boyfriend. In the same interview with magazine: "In this history of cinema, there are so many heterosexual love stories.
If there was a logic guiding these seemingly chaotic choices, it was legible only to him.
Discussing this, Franco paraphrases a joke that Jonah Hill told at Comedy Central's Roast of James Franco"My model, in a way, is ' One for them, five for me.'"At a.m.
He teaches at both universities and got confused for a moment.
"It's a total filmmaking class: In the fall, the writing students come up with a concept, and in the spring, I take over and we shoot it." The premise of would require," Franco says, "and because the idea of having inmates putting on a play opens up all sorts of unconventional casting possibilities, and you get all this crazy shit outside of the play." is an unmistakably shoestring production.
Yet from the moment the fists start flying, Franco is the most transfixing thing onscreen – he radiates Fry's arrogance, impatience and power with little more than some tiny shakes of the head and quick, disdainful glances.
At one point during filming, Franco musters a squinty-eyed, narcotized grin – warm and wry at once – that's familiar to anyone who's ever seen him act.
@jamesfrancotv #interiorleatherbar #spraaaaannngbreaaaakkkk". James' last steady relationship was with premiere in New York Earlier this year, he spoke out about Lindsay Lohan's infamous list of lovers, on which his name appeared, to set the record straight that the two had never been intimate.
Each time, the huddle of students watching in one room over titters with delight.
Forty-five minutes ahead of schedule, the scene is done. Breaking from a scrum of students and extras who want to take pictures with him, Franco spots me and smiles the smile, his fake mustache now gleaming in the low basement light. " acting opposite Seth Rogen, who would become a friend and frequent collaborator.
Franco persuaded Camilla Belle and Summer Phoenix to star as asylum inmates, essentially as favors to him; family and friends of the production are helping out as extras.
There's no armada of climate-controlled Star Waggons out front; no brigade of PA's.