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As an actor James Franco won the Golden Globe award for his portrayal of James Dean in a tv bio-pic of the actor's life and has appeared in such diverse films as Pineapple Express and Milk; he plays the lead in Danny Boyle's new film 127 Hours and portrays Allen Ginsburg in Howl; he has collaborated with an artist called Carter in a conceptual film piece and has shown his work at the Dietch Projects in New York; over the course of the last two years he has been awarded degrees in English Literature from UCLA, in Creative Writing from Columbia, in Film-making from NYU and has been accepted in the English Literature PhD program at Yale.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by James Franco

Actors Anonymous by James Franco
Actors Anonymous
James Franco
It's difficult to know what to make of James Franco and very difficult to know what to make of this book. A young man clearly over brimming with potential, yet doesn't quite deliver in these linked and at times shocking...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/09/2013
Palo Alto by James Franco
Palo Alto
James Franco
Acclaimed Hollywood actor and artist James Franco delivers a stunning debut which traces the lives of an extended group of teenagers as they experiment with vices of all kinds, struggle with their families and one another, and succumb to self-destructive,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/06/2011

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