Jun. 12th, 1985
Palo Alto, California, USA
Dave Franco's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
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On Scrubs, his character has a smug smile and a sense of entitlement, which Dr. Cox just loves...NOT! In real life, Dave Franco has a winning smile and we get the sense that we’re seeing a true talent just starting to take flight.
Having burst onto the scene in 2008, Dave Franco is steadily positioning himself as one of Hollywood’s most promising young talents. He is often recognized for his role in the Funny or Die web series, Acting with James Franco. The first installment in the series, Sense Memory, is one of the most viewed videos on funnyordie.com, attracting over 120,000 views in its first month. Dave is an avid writer, something he did well before he became involved in acting.
Past TV credits include FOX’s Do Not Disturb, the hit ABC Family series Greek and, most recently, Privileged on the CW.
Upcoming film projects for Dave include the Noah Baumbach film Greenberg, which stars Ben Stiller and is set for release in March through Focus Features, and a role opposite Zac Efron in The Death and Life of Charlie St. Cloud, set for release in 2010. Other films Franco has appeared in include Superbad, Gus Van Sant’s Milk and The Shortcut.
In addition to acting, Dave continues to pursue writing and has completed a number of scripts. He currently resides in Los Angeles.
- Younger brother of actor 'James Franco (I)' (qv).