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'Alien: Covenant' Photo Confirms This Actor Has a Role in Film!

Check out the newly released photo from Alien: Covenant – which shows the entire cast of the movie posing in one pic.

Fans are pointing out that James Franco is front and center in the photo, confirming his role in the movie that has been rumored for months.

Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup, Danny McBride, Demián Bichir, Carmen Ejogo, Amy Seimetz, Jussie Smollett, Callie Hernandez, Nathaniel Dean, Alexander England, Benjamin Rigby, and more also star in the film.

Tune into Legion on FX tomorrow night to catch a special preview of the film.

Check out Alien: Covenant on May 19, 2017!

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James Franco, Ashley Greene & Austin Stowell Bring 'In Dubious Battle' To Hollywood!

James Franco is dapper in a suit as he hits the red carpet at the premiere of his latest film In Dubious Battle held at the ArcLight Hollywood on Wednesday (February 15) in Hollywood, Calif.

The 38-year-old actor-director was joined at the event by the stars of the film Austin Stowell, Ashley Greene, Ahna O’Reilly and Nat Wolff.

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The movie, directed by James, is based on the first major work of Pulitzer Prize-winner author John Steinbeck, about 900 migratory workers who are organized to rise up against landowners after getting their wages shorted.

In Dubious Battle also stars Selena Gomez, Bryan Cranston, Ed Harris, Zach Braff, Robert Duval, and Josh Hutcherson – Watch an exclusive clip here!

FYI: Ashley is wearing an Akris dress and Lizzie Mandler earrings.

30+ pictures inside of James Franco, Ashley Greene and others at the premiere…More Here! »

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See Selena Gomez & Nat Wolff in the James Franco-Directed 'In Dubious Battle' - (EXCLUSIVE VIDEO)

Check out this exclusive clip of Selena Gomez and Nat Wolff in the upcoming movie In Dubious Battle, directed by and starring James Franco.

Selena and Nat are among a star-studded cast, which also includes Bryan Cranston, Ed Harris, Zach Braff, Robert Duval, Ashley Greene, Josh Hutcherson, Robert Duvall, Vincent D’Onofrio and Sam Shepard.

The movie is based on the first major work of Pulitzer Prize-winner author John Steinbeck, about 900 migratory workers who are organized to rise up against landowners after getting their wages shorted.

This isn’t the first time Selena and James have worked together. The two starred in 2012′s Spring Breakers, but this is definitely a side of Selena you’ve never seen before. This role lets her spread her dramatic acting wings.

In Dubious Battle opens in theaters and on VOD and digital HD on Friday, February 17.

In this exclusive clip, Selena‘s character, Lisa, and Nat‘s character, Jim, talk about their future.

Exclusive ‘In Dubious Battle’ Clip for JJJ

Viola Davis & James Franco to Star in New Lifetime Movies!

Viola Davis and James Franco are both heading to Lifetime for new original movies!

The Oscar-nominated actress will be starring alongside Hayden Panettiere, Ellen Burstyn, and Catalina Sandino Moreno in the upcoming film Custody.

Custody revolves around three women brought together when hard-working single mother, Sara Diaz (Moreno), has her children taken from her after she is suspected of injuring her son. Ally Fisher (Panettiere), a recent law school graduate, is assigned to represent her case before Judge Martha Schulman (Davis), a veteran of the Family Court System. It will premiere on Saturday, March 4 at 8pm.

James will be starring in High School Lover, his second movie with Lifetime.

Click inside for the synopsis of James’ upcoming movie… More Here! »

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Camilla Belle Receives the Prestigious Spirit of Elysium Award at Art of Elysium Gala 2017!

Camilla Belle is the latest star to be honored with The Art of Elysium’s Spirit of Elysium Award and she was feted at the organization’s Heaven gala on Saturday (January 7) at Red Studios in Los Angeles.

The 30-year-old actress received the award for her continued support and tireless volunteerism. James Franco, a previous recipient of the award and Camilla‘s co-star in the Art of Elysium’s movie The Mad Whale, was at the event to show his support!

James was seen mingling with the organization’s founder Jennifer Howell and co-chair Christine Chiu inside the event. Camilla met up with her pal, The A List founder Ashlee Margolis.

Other stars in attendance included Topher Grace and wife Ashley Hinshaw, Emmanuelle Chriqui (with longtime love Adrian Bellani), Kat Graham, Rumer Willis and sister Scout Willis, and Zelda Williams.

FYI: Camilla is wearing a Schiaparelli dress, Sophia Webster shoes, and a Hayward clutch. James is wearing Christian Louboutin shoes. Emmanuelle is wearing a Thai Nguyen Atelier dress. Christine is wearing an Armani Prive jumpsuit.

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James Franco Plays LGBT Advocate Turned Anti-Gay Pastor in 'I Am Michael' Trailer

James Franco stars in the upcoming movie I Am Michael and the trailer for the film has been released.

The 38-year-old actor plays a former LGBTQ advocate who later become a supporter of the anti-gay movement after he turned to Christianity and “saved” himself from homosexuality.

The film is based on a true story and Zachary Quinto plays the man’s ex-boyfriend, who he started the magazine Young Gay America with.

Emma Roberts, Charlie Carver, and Avan Jogia also star in the movie, which played at Sundance. It is set to be released in theaters and on demand on January 27.

Pictured inside: Zachary walking his dog around town on Thursday (December 22) in New York City.

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James Franco Seemingly Confirms Role in 'Alien: Covenant'

James Franco has been long rumored to have a role in the upcoming film Alien: Covenant, and he seemingly (maybe accidentally) confirmed the news in a new interview!

While appearing on Hey U Guys! with Bryan Cranston, James was asked what it’s like being part of the iconic film series.

“The news is out? I don’t know if he’s trying to trick me into talking about it…” James answered.

James is rumored to be playing the role of Branson, the captain of the Covenant. The role is said to be small.

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, Noomi Rapace, Guy Pearce, and more also star in the film, in theaters on May 19, 2017.

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