James Franco

Biography: James is best known for his role on Freaks and Geeks.

James graduated from Palo Alto high school in 1996 and went on to attend UCLA, majoring in English Literature. To overcome his shyness, he got into acting and eventually dropped out after one year. After fifteen months of study at Robert Carnegie's Playhouse West, James began actively pursuing finding acting work. He quickly landed himself a starring role on Freaks and Geeks.

Although he'd been working steadily, it wasn't until the TNT made-for-television movie, James Dean that James became more recognized.

James Franco's Scores

Average career score: 54
Highest Metascore: 84 Milk
Lowest Metascore: 16 Deuces Wild
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 16 out of 38
  2. Negative: 8 out of 38
38 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
84 Milk Nov 26, 2008 Scott Smith 7.7
83 Spider-Man 2 Jun 30, 2004 Harry Osborn 7.7
82 127 Hours Nov 5, 2010 Aron Ralston / Aron Ralston 7.9

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