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James Franco: 30 Rock's Newest Star!

James Franco: 30 Rock's Newest Star!

James Franco is set to make a a guest appearance as himself on NBC’s critically-acclaimed show 30 Rock.

The 31-year-old actor will be involved in a faux romance with Jenna (Jane Krakowski, inset).

Creator/producer/star Tina Fey told EW, “[Jenna gets] into a high-profile relationship with a movie star that is arranged by their agents.”

James is currently in L.A. shooting his first few episodes for ABC soap opera General Hospital. He’ll return back to the Big Apple later this week to shoot 30 Rock.

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  • dollhouse

    Why does he always look so stoned or like he hasn’t slept in 3 days?

  • Marin

    @dollhouse: B/c he never sleeps! 2 grad programs, flying to LA for the next 2 Fridays to finish GH… and now 30! Not to mention a ton of different talks, Gucci party appearances, etc… he’s all over NYC!

  • carnee

    loveeeee himmmmmmmmmmmm

  • emmaa

    Yes yes yes!
    Marin is right. James never gets time to sleep.

  • Halli

    This guy is too funny. General Hospital? Apparantly he’s a fan.
    Look forward to seeing him on 30Rock!

  • Xtina is my IDOL =)

    This dude is too SEXY for me to handle XD

  • lexy

    Well 30 Rock is a step in the right direction! He’s a cutie!!!

  • Lauren

    delicious!!! i love you james!!!

  • laken

    What a perfect man! sexy, smart, and funny!

  • chef de Vestes de Cuisine

    Nice teeth.

  • james’s study buddy

    hes in new york! i just saw him last night at columbia university’s butler library

  • I n F a m o u s l y C o o l

    there’s something weird about that wonky eyed basturd. i miss the old days when they were real movies stars.

  • helen w.

    james franco is one of the best, most charismatic actors around.

  • maria mendoza

    sexy sexy sexy —- great, gorgeous actor; very smart, intellectual….do you like older women? please say yes…moved me to tears in “Milk”

  • Melissa Glitter

    At least he graduated from college, see one person found a job

  • **JAMIE**


  • Johanne

    He’s one of the hottest guys on earth *-*

  • lakers fan in boston

    the only person who i think has been a good guest appearance is salma hayek, because her character was actually funny
    all the other appearances were pretty stupid imo
    i think this will be another example of that

  • Andrea

    He has aged…a lot!

  • Stone

    Maybe he’ll get an Emmy!

  • Chef de Vestes de Cuisine

    Looks like their oldest star, too.