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James Franco

James Franco is an American filmmaker and actor. Born in Palo Alto, CA, Franco began pursuing an acting career after dropping out of UCLA after one year. He is known for playing Daniel Desario in cult hit television show, Freaks and Geeks and mountain climber Aron Ralston in 127 Hours (which also earned him his first oscar nomination). His other projects include directing and publishing a collection of short stories called Palo Alto.


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