Oscar host; potential Oscar-nominated actor. Soap opera star; Ph.D. candidate. Director; producer. Author; painter.
To paraphrase Kanye West, no one man should have all that power. Yet James Franco does.
He flies in the face of Hollywood pigeonholing, jumping from big budget blockbusters ("Spider-Man," "Pineapple Express") to indie darlings ("Howl," "127 Hours"), pursuing projects all the while in myraid fields.
For many stars, preparing to co-host the Oscars for the first time -- as he will...Full Story