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Dave Franco

Born: June 12, 1985, Palo Alto, California - USA

David John Franco is an American film and television actor.

He began his career with small roles in films such as “Superbad” (2007) and “Charlie St. Cloud” (2010).

Following a starring role in the ninth season of the comedy series “Scrubs”, Franco had his film breakthrough as a supporting role in the buddy comedy film “21 Jump Street” (2012).

Franco has had starring roles in the films “Fright Night” (2011), “Now You See Me” (2013) and its sequel “Now You See Me 2” (2016), “Warm Bodies” (2013),“ Neighbors” (2014) and its sequel “Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising” (2016), “Nerve” (2016), “The Little Hours” (2017) and “The Disaster Artist” (2017).

Franco started dating actress Alison Brie in 2012. In August 2015, the couple became engaged. On March 13, 2017, representatives for the couple confirmed that they had married in a private ceremony.

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If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)

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After a black man is jailed for a crime he didn't commit, his pregnant fiancé does all she can to free him. Adapted from James Baldwin's 1974 novel.

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6 Balloons (2018)

Movie
Drama |
USA |
| 74 Min

Over the course of one night, a woman drives across LA with her heroin addict brother in search of a detox center, with his two year old daughter in tow.

63 2018 74
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The Disaster Artist (2017)

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Comedy |
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USA |
| 104 Min

The film takes a fun, in-depth look at how Tommy Wiseau came up with the idea of the cult classic movie "The Room", which is hailed by many as one of the worst films ever made.

78 2017 104
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The LEGO Ninjago Movie (2017)

Movie
Animation |
Action |
Comedy |
Adventure |
Family |
USA |
| 101 Min

In this big-screen Ninjago adventure, the battle for Ninjago City calls to action young Lloyd, aka the Green Ninja (Dave Franco), along with his friends, who are all secret warriors and LEGO Master Builders. Led by kung fu master Wu (Jackie Chan), as wisecracking as he is wise, they must defeat evil warlord Garmadon (Justin Theroux), the Worst Guy Ever, who also happens to be Lloyd’s dad. Pitting mech against mech and father against son, the epic showdown will test this fierce but undisciplined team of modern-day ninjas who must learn to check their egos and pull together to unleash their true power.

64 2017 101
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The Little Hours (2017)

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Comedy |
Romance |
Canada |
USA |
| 90 Min

Alison Brie, Aubrey Plaza and Kate Micucci star as disorderly nuns in this outrageous and unapologetically raunchy comedy set in the middle ages. When unruly nuns Alessandra (Alison Brie), Fernanda (Aubrey Plaza) and Ginevra (Kate Micucci) drive off their convent's day laborer, Father Tommasso (John C. Reilly) is forced to hire a new hand, Masetto (Dave Franco), a servant on the run from his former master. Masetto is introduced to the repressed nuns as a deaf-mute in order to dissuade lustfulness, but soon the convent is teeming with salaciousness and debauchery of an unholy nature.

59 2017 90
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Now You See Me 2 (2016)

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Thriller |
Action |
Comedy |
Crime |
USA |
| 115 Min

One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public’s adulation with their mind-bending spectacles, the Four Horsemen resurface in Now You See Me: The Second Act only to find themselves face to face with a new enemy who enlists them to pull off their most dangerous heist yet.

66 2016 115
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Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising (2016)

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Comedy |
USA |
| 91 Min

Mac (Seth Rogen) and Kelly (Rose Byrne) are ready to make the final move into adulthood. But just as they thought they have reclaimed the neighborhood, they learn that their new neighbors are even more out of control than the last. To evict them, they're need help from their ex neighbor (Zac Efron).

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Nerve (2016)

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Drama |
Thriller |
USA |
Argentina |
| 96 Min

Industrious high school senior, Vee Delmonico, has had it with living life on the sidelines. When pressured by friends to join the popular online game Nerve, Vee decides to sign up for just one dare in what seems like harmless fun. But as she finds herself caught up in the thrill of the adrenaline-fueled competition partnered with a mysterious stranger, the game begins to take a sinister turn with increasingly dangerous acts, leading her into a high stakes finale that will determine her entire future.

66 2016 96
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Unfinished Business (2015)

Movie
Comedy |
USA |
| 90 Min

A hard-working small business owner and his two associates travel to Europe to close the most important deal of their lives. But what began as a routine business trip goes off the rails in every imaginable - and unimaginable - way, including unplanned stops at a massive sex fetish event and a global economic summit.

54 2015 90
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22 Jump Street (2014)

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Action |
Comedy |
Crime |
USA |
| 112 Min

After making their way through high school (twice), big changes are in store for officers Schmidt and Jenko when they go deep undercover at a local college. But when Jenko meets a kindred spirit on the football team, and Schmidt infiltrates the bohemian art major scene, they begin to question their partnership. Now they don't have to just crack the case - they have to figure out if they can have a mature relationship. If these two overgrown adolescents can grow from freshmen into real men, college might be the best thing that ever happened to them.

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Neighbors (2014)

Movie
Comedy |
USA |
| 96 Min

By all appearances, new parents Mac (Seth Rogen) and Kelly Radner (Rose Byrne) are living the American Dream – complete with an adorable baby girl and a beautiful new starter home in the suburbs. Still, the early-thirtysomethings want to believe that they have a modicum of coolness left within them. So when they discover that their new next-door neighbors are none other than dozens of Delta Psi Beta fraternity brothers led by charismatic president Teddy Sanders (Zac Efron), they try to play along and make the best of an awkward situation. But when the frat’s parties grow increasingly more epic, both sides of the property line begin to fend for their turf. The neighbors’ relentless sabotage escalates into outrageous one-upmanship, beginning an epic Greek war for the ages. Also stars Dave Franco and Christopher Mintz-Plasse.

64 2014 96
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The Lego Movie (2014)

Movie
Adventure |
Fantasy |
Animation |
Comedy |
Action |
USA |
| 100 Min

The LEGO movie follows Emmet, who is on an epic quest to stop an evil tyrant from glueing the universe together, a journey for which he is hopelessly and hilariously underprepared.

78 2014 100
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Now You See Me (2013)

Movie
Crime |
Thriller |
France |
USA |
| 115 Min

An FBI agent and an Interpol detective track a team of illusionists who pull off bank heists during their performances and reward their audiences with the money.

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Warm Bodies (2013)

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Comedy |
Horror |
Romance |
| 97 Min

After a zombie becomes involved with the girlfriend of one of his victims, their romance sets in motion a sequence of events that might transform the entire lifeless world.

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21 Jump Street (2012)

Movie
Action |
Comedy |
Crime |
USA |
| 109 Min

In high school, Schmidt was a dork and Jenko was the popular jock. After graduation, both of them joined the police force and ended up as partners riding bicycles in the city park. Since they are young and look like high school students, they are assigned to an undercover unit to infiltrate a drug ring that is supplying high school students synthetic drugs.

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Bad Meat (2012)

Movie
| 92 Min

Six troubled teens at secluded camp for juvenile delinquents must fight for their lives after a mysterious virus transforms the guards into cannibalistic mutants.

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Fright Night (2011)

Movie
United Kingdom |
USA |
| 106 Min

A teenager suspects his new neighbour is a vampire. Unable to convince anyone, he tries to enlist the help of a self-proclaimed vampire hunter and magician in this remake of the 1985 comedy-horror classic.

64 2011 106
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Charlie St. Cloud (2010)

Movie
Drama |
| 99 Min

Accomplished sailor Charlie St. Cloud has the adoration of his mother Claire and his little brother Sam, as well as a college scholarship that will lead him far from his sleepy Pacific Northwest hometown. But his bright future is cut short when a tragedy strikes and takes his dreams with it. After his high-school classmate Tess returns home unexpectedly, Charlie grows torn between honoring a promise he made four years earlier and moving forward with newfound love. And as he finds the courage to let go of the past for good, Charlie discovers the soul most worth saving is his own.

64 2010 99
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Greenberg (2010)

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Comedy |
Drama |
Romance |
| 107 Min

A New Yorker moves to Los Angeles in order to figure out his life while he housesits for his brother, and he soon sparks with his brother's assistant.

61 2010 107
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The Shortcut (2009)

Movie
Horror |
Thriller |
| 100 Min

When Derek (AnDrew Seeley) moves to a new town and discovers a shortcut through the woods to his high school, he learns about a crazy old man who lives near its path: Legend has it that he abducted a group of teenagers years ago. Ignoring the warning, Derek and his friends set out to uncover the dark secret that's buried deep in the woods. But will they survive to tell it?

51 2009 100
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Superbad (2007)

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Comedy |
USA |
| 113 Min

From the guy who brought you Knocked Up and The 40-Year-Old Virgin comes Superbad. Seth (Jonah Hill) and Evan (Michael Cera) want nothing more than to lose their virginity before they head off to college. To do that, though, they need to get liquor for the big party that night. With the help of their friend Fogell, a.k.a. McLovin (Christopher Mintz-Plasse), and his fake I.D., the three of them go on a hilarious chase for that elusive booze, dodging incompetent cops (Seth Rogen and Bill Hader), angry neighbors and jealous boyfriends.

76 2007 113
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Scrubs (2001)

TV Show
| 30 Min

Scrubs is an American medical comedy-drama television series created by Bill Lawrence that aired from October 2, 2001 to March 17, 2010 on NBC and later ABC. The series follows the lives of employees at the fictional Sacred Heart teaching hospital. The title is a play on surgical scrubs and a term for a low-ranking person because at the beginning of the series, most of the main characters were medical interns.

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