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My #1, Mark Darcy, and the Shamef-ck

May 11, 2009 08:31:21 Posted at May 11, 2009 08:31:21
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Have no idea what value Ed Westwick would have added to the White House Correspondents’ dinner. Well, actually, he seems like he’d be a great table conversationalist. More interesting at least than the insufferably sanctimonious Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore. Or Chace Crawford’s bangs. Full Story

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Best Date Ever

April 14, 2009 08:27:18 Posted at April 14, 2009 08:27:18
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Are we there yet? How about now? The wait is too long! Tina Fey and Steve Carell starring together in a comedy called Date Night. Please. That alone would be enough. But add Leighton Meester to the mix to bring some Blair Waldorf flavour, and a touch of the impossibly adorable Taraji P Henson, fresh off her Oscar nomination, and now… Marky Mark and my #1 James Franco have just confirmed Full Story

Playing Ginsberg reading Kafka

April 2, 2009 15:06:21 Posted at April 2, 2009 15:06:21
Lainey Posted by Lainey

My #1 today in New York on the set of Howl in full costume clutching a Kafka – prop or personal? Ritchie recently sent me a link to James Franco’s Criterion Collection Top 10. For those unfamiliar with the Criterion Collection, it’s like limited edition DVDs with the best, best, BEST special features. Full Story

Franco fake gut?

March 17, 2009 07:05:53 Posted at March 17, 2009 07:05:53
Lainey Posted by Lainey

James Franco yesterday – first look at him playing Allen Ginsberg on the set of Howl. James is normally pretty lean. From the side there he looks much thicker. Fake? Howl will focus on the younger Ginsberg, obviously, during the course of the poet’s obscenity trial over the poem that has since become one the defining works of the Beat Generation. Full Story

Supporting Spirits

February 21, 2009 15:58:02 Posted at February 21, 2009 15:58:02
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Best Supporting Actor and Actress at the Independent Spirit Awards happening right now in Santa Monica: James Franco for Milk and Penelope Cruz for Vicky Christina Barcelona. Yes! Here’s James during arrivals – not sure who he’s with. Does he have a girl? Is she his girl? If so, am sad. Full Story

I love you James Franco

December 22, 2008 12:29:00 Posted at December 22, 2008 12:29:00
Lainey Posted by Lainey

The way he and Sean Penn meet at the beginning of Milk is the cutest, sexiest scene ever and left me tingling for the rest of the two hours, which quickly turned to bitterness now remembering how Laura would not let me sit on his lap at Sundance 2 years ago when he invited me onto it Full Story


November 14, 2008 14:39:04 Posted at November 14, 2008 14:39:04
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Winona Ryder at the Milk premiere last night LA. An old favourite. Secret I still hope she finds Joaquin Phoenix. Also – Sean and Robin Wright Penn looking happier than ever. And James Franco there to support his film too. In the wake of Prop 8 and the recent protests and demonstrations against it, there’s no better time for Milk. Full Story

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Weed Lips

September 29, 2008 08:31:00 Posted at September 29, 2008 08:31:00
Lainey Posted by Lainey

It’s not just liquor that loosens the lips. If you’re lucky enough to not react with vomit to pot, perhaps you can weigh in: does weed make you chatty? Apparently it makes James Franco chatty. In an interview with Out Magazine about his new film Milk with Sean Penn, in which they play gay lovers, James may have revealed a little too much about the ultra private Sean and Madonna: "After our [on-screen] kiss, Sean texted Madonna - his ex-wife, Madonna - and said, 'I just popped my cherry kissing a guy. Full Story

Seth Rogen, superstar

August 6, 2008 14:34:54 Posted at August 6, 2008 14:34:54
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Early reviews for Pineapple Express have been generally positive…if raunch and dirty is your thing. Raunch and dirty is totally my thing. Naturally I have to see Pineapple Express, although it sucks you can’t drink in the theatre. My buzz always wears off half way through, you know? See? Sucks that I can’t hold my weed. Full Story

I’ll have a Franco Pineapple

July 31, 2008 10:33:57 Posted at July 31, 2008 10:33:57
Lainey Posted by Lainey

January 2007 at Sundance. I interviewed James Franco for eTalk as he was at the festival to promote An American Crime. He looked clammy and tired, like cold cuts gone bad in your refrigerator, and stank of a pack of cigarettes smoked in 10 minutes. Full Story

MTV Clammy Face and a Buzz Cut

June 2, 2008 05:32:53 Posted at June 2, 2008 05:32:53
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Look how cute Seth Rogen is with his buzz cut! Seth was there to present and promote Pineapple Express, his upcoming raunchy new comedy costarring James Franco about…what else?... Weed! Click here for the trailer. Full Story