The Boys of Summer

Get the skinny on Ewan McGregor, Matt Damon and 10 others who are heating up movie screens this season. By Emily Fromm and Caryn Midler

  • JAMES FRANCO, 27 photo | James Franco

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Updated: Thursday Jul 14, 2005 | 06:00 AM EDT


Hometown: Palo Alto, Calif.
Current gig: Portraying real-life hero Capt. Robert Prince in the World War II drama The Great Raid
Relationship status: Single
Renaissance man: Franco, who won a Golden Globe in 2001 for his portrayal of James Dean in a TNT biopic, paints abstract acrylics for fun. "It's nice, an art form that doesn't require 100 to 200 other people," he says.

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