Franco hosting the 83rd Academy Awards
|Born||April 19, 1978|
|Palo Alto, California, USA|
James Franco is an American actor, artist, and filmmaker. He received an Academy Award nomination in 2011 for his role in Danny Boyle's 2010 drama film 127 Hours, about real-life mountain climber Aron Ralston's struggle to free his hand from a boulder. Franco co-hosted the 83rd Academy Awards with Anne Hathaway in the same year.