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Leighton Meester Says 'Of Mice & Men' Costar James Franco Is Very Funny!

Leighton Meester is classy chic in a dress while attending the after party for the opening night of her Broadway show Of Mice and Men on Wednesday (April 16) in New York City.

The 28-year-old actress was joined by her co-stars James Franco and Chris O’Dowd.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Leighton Meester

“It’s no surprise that anyone so intelligent is so funny. He’s very funny. He finds a lot of funny moments that really make the character more human,” Leighton recently shared to Newsday about James.

FYI: Leighton is wearing Versace.

10+ pictures inside of Leighton Meester and James Franco attending the Of Mice and Men after party… More Here! »

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Leighton Meester Woos Chris O'Dowd in New 'Of Mice & Men' Production Photos!

Leighton Meester wears a blue sweatshirt while taking her dogs for a walk on Friday (April 11) in New York City.

The 28-year-old actress is currently making her Broadway debut in the revival of the classic play Of Mice and Men and now we have production photos from the show!

Leighton is pictured alongside her co-star Chris O’Dowd in a crucial scene that happens in the second act of the play. Also starring in the show is James Franco.

“We have a lot of feminine energy, with our stage managers and people backstage,” Leighton told Newsday about being the only woman in the cast. “And the guys are ranch hands and hardened — but they’re also actors, so they’ve been super-kind and supportive. I never feel like the odd man out. Although that’s the point — I’m the only woman.”

Go get your tickets for the show now on Telecharge! More Here! »

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Leighton Meester & James Franco Take Their Bow at 'Of Mice & Men' First Preview!

Leighton Meester takes her bow during the curtain call of the first preview performance of the new Broadway production of Of Mice and Men on Wednesday evening (March 19) at the Longacre Theatre in New York City.

The 27-year-old actress was joined for the curtain call by the show’s stars James Franco and Chris O’Dowd, as well as supporting actors Jim Norton and Jim Parrack.

This new production of Of Mice and Men marks the first time in 40 years that the classic play is back on the Great White Way. Head on over to OfMiceandMenonBroadway.com for ticket information right now!

10+ pictures inside of Leighton Meester and James Franco at the curtain call… More Here! »

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Chris O'Dowd Jokes About Broadway Sex with James Franco!

James Franco is all smiles while chatting about his Broadway show Of Mice and Men held at the Times Center on Friday (March 7) in New York City.

The 35-year-old actor was joined by his co-star Chris O’Dowd and NY Times reporter Melena Ryzik.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of James Franco

The day before, James, Chris, and Leighton Meester posed together while spreading the word at a press conference for the show.

“We’re going to be together for a long time, and opening night is the first time we all sleep together, and the [rehearsal] process is the courting,” Chris joked at the press conference.

10+ pictures inside of James Franco and Chris O’Dowd promoting Of Mice and MenMore Here! »

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Jennifer Morrison & Josh Dallas Go 'All the Way' to Broadway

Jennifer Morrison is sandwiched in between her handsome Once Upon a Time co-stars Josh Dallas and Colin O’Donoghue while attending the opening night of Broadway’s All The Way on Thursday (March 6) at the Neil Simon Theatre in New York City.

Also in attendance at the show were The Walking Dead‘s Norman Reedus and BridesmaidsChris O’Dowd, who posed for a photo with sex expert Dr. Ruth on the carpet.

All the Way stars Bryan Cranston and follows the “first year of Lyndon B. Johnson’s administration, from taking office and leveraging his power to pass Civil Rights legislation in Congress to his landslide re-election victory.”

FYI: Jennifer is wearing vintage Chanel with Melinda Maria earrings.

15+ pictures inside of Jennifer Morrison and others at the event… More Here! »

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Leighton Meester & James Franco: 'Of Mice & Men' Broadway Press Conference!

James Franco and Chris O’Dowd sandwich in their co-star Leighton Meester at the Of Mice And Men Broadway Press Conference held at the Signature Theatre on Thursday (March 6) in New York City.

The three co-stars were joined at the event by their director Anna D. Shapiro and writer Jim Norton to preview the Broadway play for the press.

The evening before, James wore the same clothing to attend the FrancoFest opening night screenings at the IFC Center in the Big Apple.

Of Mice and Men begins previews on March 16 – be sure to buy tickets today!

FYI: Leighton is wearing a Band of Outsiders outfit with Kurt Geiger shoes.

25+ pictures inside of James Franc, Leighton Meester, and more at the press conference… More Here! »

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Leighton Meester Hides Wedding Ring at 'Of Mice & Men' Party

Leighton Meester hides her wedding ring in this new personal photo she shared from Of Mice and Men rehearsals on Thursday (February 27) in Chicago, Ill.

The 27-year-old actress and her co-stars James Franco and Chris O’Dowd were celebrating what would have been the play’s author John Steinbeck‘s 112th birthday. Here is what they each wrote to accompany their photos:

Leighton: “Celebrating John Steinbeck’s birthday today w/my @miceandmenbway family.”

James: “OF MICE AND MENz!!!! – HAPpY B-DAY JOHN STEINBECK – from your CALiFORNIA SoN! – JIMMY – TELL ME ABOUT DEM RABBITS!!!! @miceandmenbway”

Chris: “Happy birthday John Steinbeck. I’m pretty sure this is what he had in mind for Lennie. #MiceAndMenBway”

Preview performances for the play begin on March 19. Head on over to OfMiceandMenonBroadway.com right now to get your tickets.

FYI: Leighton is wearing a Rails Hunter plaid button down.

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