Tag Archives: Francisco Franco

James Franco’s father has passed away

HollywoodNews.com: James Franco’s father has passed away at the age of 63 years old due to unknown causes. Franco’s mother, Betsy, made the official announcement of Doug Franco’s passing, states RadarOnline.com. “It is true that my sweet, generous husband passed away. He gave so much to his three sons and[...]

James Franco is not at fault for cancelled broadway play

HollywoodNews.com: I read with some amusement in the last few days that Oscar nominated actor James Franco “backed out” of doing “Sweet Bird of Youth” on Broadway this fall. This isn’t exactly true. This column broke the news exclusively that Franco was set for “Sweet Bird” with Nicole Kidman back[...]

James Franco Art Exhibit Shut Down

HollywoodNews.com: There’s been a lot of speculation about why James Franco’s art installation in New York was shut down last week. His “High Low/Rob Lowe” show at the Asia Song Society in Soho (aka ASS) had a hot (literally) opening night, but then was suddenly put out of business. The[...]

James Franco signs up for taste of “Cherry”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Fresh off his Oscar-nominated turn in Danny Boyle’s “127 Hours” – and shortly after his maligned turn as an Oscar host – James Franco is lining up his next acting gig. He’ll next be seen as a scientist inadvertently triggering an ape rebellion in “Rise of[...]

James Franco to spend even more time in school

HollywoodNews.com: James Franco seems very, very serious about his time at school and now he reportedly plans on furthering his education even more. The actor will reportedly be enrolling at the University of Houston in the fall of 2012, states UsMagazine.com. “James Franco was scheduled to enter the PhD program[...]

James Franco claims that social networking is over

HollywoodNews.com: James Franco has been a little bit out there lately and now he is making a big statement on the status of social media. Franco believes that we have already reached the peak of social media and that everything is on the way down from here, states Hollyscoop. Franco[...]

James Franco blames Bruce Vilanch for Oscar disaster?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It has been 23 days since the Academy Awards aired, and all 23 of those days have been spent trying to figure out what happened to listless Oscars host James Franco. Yesterday, Franco – who has been silent about his oft-ridiculed hosting turn — took to[...]

James Franco goes off on ‘Yale Daily News’ through Twitter

HollywoodNews.com: James Franco was recently dissed by the ‘Yale Daily News’ and now he has decided to strike back. Franco was criticized not for his Oscar hosting job, but for the way he uses Twitter, states E! News. “He’s a Celebrity Tweeter, which deserves all caps and necessitates a higher[...]

James Franco’s post-Oscar bash reportedly also bombed

HollywoodNews.com: While James Franco’s hosting skills for the Oscars haven’t received rave reviews, it seems his party after the event also bombed which may be why he didn’t show up. Franco was having a post-Oscars party at Los Angeles’ Supper Club, states UsMagazine.com. While Seth Rogen and Kevin Spacey reportedly[...]

Anne Hathaway shines as Academy Awards host; James Franco, not so much

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: Though James Franco and Anne Hathaway were billed as co-hosts of the 83rd Annual Academy Awards, it was commonly implied that Hathaway played second fiddle. As the youngest host in Academy Awards history, one of few women, and an actor who had no nominations this year,[...]