James Franco is an actor, director, screenwriter, producer, teacher, artist and author. His first major role was on the cult classic TV series "Freaks and Geeks." He then played the title character in the TV biographical film "James Dean." Franco is also known for portraying Harry Osborn in the Spider-Man trilogy, as well as for his roles in the films "Pineapple Express", "Milk" and "127 Hours," for which he received an Academy Award nomination.
James Franco visited The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Friday, March 14, 2014, where he talked about putting his master's degree to work.